Wormsloe Historic Site


Saturday, December 14, 2019

Colonial Christmas at Wormsloe
Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Participate in activities such as caroling, burning of the yule log, dancing to live period music, and other holiday observances of the colonial period, including games and refreshments. Holiday crafts at the museum throughout the day. Holiday festivities start at 1 pm. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

First Day Hike
Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020 1:30 PM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Start the year off right with a hike at Wormsloe. Come enjoy a beautiful hike along our scenic marshland highlighting our 19th and 20th century history. The hike leaves the Museum at 1:30 pm and last 1.5 hours. The group will be walking our Battery Trail (2.3 mi). Bring water, bug spray, closed toed shoes, and weather appropriate clothing. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Colonial Sailors
Saturday, Jan 4, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come join Ranger Jillian and learn about sailing in the 18th century. Learn how to use a compass, tie sailing knots, how to use a sailing whistle, and sing silly sea shanties. The program includes one sailing whistle and length of rope, which is yours to keep! If you have your own compass, bring it with you - just like a real sailor! $7.50 - $15.00 912-353-3023.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Friday, February 7, 2020

Colonial Faire and Muster School Day
Friday, Feb 7, 2020 10 AM to 2 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come and learn about early Georgia and Colonial Savannah at our annual Colonial Faire and Muster School Day. Experience the 18th century military encampment, military demonstrations, shopping in Sutler’s row, craft demonstrations, music, dancing, and more. Food concession will be available. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, February 8, 2020

Colonial Faire & Muster
Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free admission. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, February 9, 2020

Colonial Faire & Muster
Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Experience life in Colonial Georgia during the 18th century with a military encampment, sutlers' row, craft demonstrations, military demonstrations, and period music and dance. Food concessions will be available. Free admission. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Build your Own Colonial Fort Junior Ranger Day
Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Noble Jones built his own fortified home and you can too. Join us for a day of construction to build your own (cardboard) colonial fort. This this is a fun fortified architecture session for the whole family and a part of our Jr. Ranger Road Trip series. Come prepared to make a mess. Activities run from 10 am to 12 pm and repeat 2 pm to 4 pm. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.
Junior Ranger Road Trip 

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Thursday, May 7, 2020 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare glimpse of the night time wildlife of Wormsloe. The hike will start at the Museum and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. Space is limited, please register in advance by calling our park office. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, May 23, 2020

War of Jenkin's Ear
Saturday, May 23, 2020 10 AM to 3 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
It is 1742 and the Spanish are coming! Learn about the War of Jenkins Ear and Georgia’s role in the 1739 – 1748 war between Britain and Spain. Join us for a presentation about the conflict at the Visitors Center at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm followed by military drills and black powder weapons demonstration. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.
Accessible 

Friday, June 5, 2020

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Friday, Jun 5, 2020 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare glimpse of the night time wildlife of Wormsloe. The hike will start at the Museum and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. Space is limited, please register in advance by calling our park office. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, June 6, 2020

National Trails Day - Hike to Battery Wymberly
Saturday, Jun 6, 2020 10 AM to 12 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Bring your hiking shoes and join us for a hike on our extended trails out to Battery Wymberly. A costumed interpretive guide will tell the story of Wormsloe along the way to one of Georgia’s best preserved Civil War earthworks. The hike will start at the Museum and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Sunday, July 5, 2020

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Sunday, Jul 5, 2020 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare glimpse of the twilight and night time wildlife that make Wormsloe their home. The hike will start at the Museum and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $2 - $12. 912-353-3023.

Monday, August 3, 2020

Parks After Dark: Full Moon Hike
Monday, Aug 3, 2020 7 PM to 9:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Put on your hiking shoes, bring a flashlight, and join us for a full moon hike in the Wormsloe maritime forest. Get a rare glimpse of the twilight and night time wildlife that make Wormsloe their home. The hike will start at the Museum and be approximately 2 hours on a 3 mile trail. $2 - $12. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, August 8, 2020

Georgia's First Fouth
Saturday, Aug 8, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Did you know that the Declaration of Independence did not make its way to Savannah until August? Hear the reading of the Declaration of Independence as it was read in 1776. Participate in the debate to declare independence or to remain loyal to the king. See musket firings and more. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.
Accessible 

Saturday, September 5, 2020

Tools and Skills that Built a Colony
Saturday, Sep 5, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
What did those first colonists do to survive when they arrived in 1733? Find out if you have what it took to build a colony. See craft demonstrations such as blacksmithing, spinning, cooking, roof thatching, and more. $2.00 - $10. 912-353-3023.
Accessible 

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Your State Parks Day
Saturday, Sep 26, 2020 10 AM to 2 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Calling all Wormsloe enthusiasts. It’s “Your State Parks (and Historic Sites) Day and Wormsloe needs your help with some of our special projects. All volunteers will get free admission to the park for the rest of the day. Sponsored by the Friends of Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, October 24, 2020

Wormsloe’s Colonial Haunted Trail Tour
Saturday, Oct 24, 2020 7 PM to 10:30 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
A ranger will guide you into the past to site of colonist Nobel Jones. Keep close together as you explore the trail and hopefully you will be safe from the zombies, ghosts and ghouls drifting under the looming oak tree and Spanish moss. Who knows what ghouls have been disturbed! $9.50 - $15 912-353-3023.

Friday, November 27, 2020

Wormsloe Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt
Friday, Nov 27, 2020 10 AM to 4 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Come out on Black Friday for our Turkey Trot Scavenger Hunt! At your own pace, come tackle the 3-mile Battery Trail. Check in at the Visitor Center for a trail map and info about the Turkey Trot Coins you’ll be looking for along the way. Return to the museum after completing the hike and redeem your coins for a prize (while supplies last). $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.

Saturday, December 12, 2020

Colonial Christmas at Wormsloe
Saturday, Dec 12, 2020 1 PM to 3 PM
Wormsloe Historic Site - Savannah, GA
Participate in activities such as caroling, burning of the yule log, dancing to live period music, and other holiday observances of the colonial period, including games and refreshments. Holiday crafts at the museum throughout the day. Holiday festivities start at 1 pm. $2 - $10. 912-353-3023.