Bonaventure Cemetery

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Bonaventure Cemetery

Bonaventure Cemetery

330 Bonaventure Rd.
Savannah, GA 31404



Prominent in "Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil," Bonaventure (which means "good fortune") is the final resting place for several of Savannah's most famous residents, including Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Conrad Aiken and lyricist Johnny Mercer. This large cemetery on the banks of the placid Wilmington River is home to massive moss-draped oaks that stand guard over rows of elegant statuary and headstones.Free self-guided tours and Free guided tours by Bonaventure Historical Society volunteers, every second Sunday, at 2, 2:30 and 3 pm.

  • Info & Amenities
  • Hours of Operation

    Sunday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Monday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Tuesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Wednesday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Thursday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Friday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Saturday: 8:00AM - 5:00PM

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking


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