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“Another one of Savannah's great squares”
Review of Lafayette Square

Lafayette Square
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US$48.00*
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Savannah Trolley and Haunted History Tour Combo
Ranked #22 of 214 things to do in Savannah
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Owner description: The Cathedral of St. John the Baptist dominates this city square.
Morris County, NJ
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808 reviews
394 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2,322 helpful votes
“Another one of Savannah's great squares”
Reviewed 4 October 2012

Savannah has 23 squares and this is another beautiful square. This is nearby the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. This is a very peaceful spot and is worth stopping at. Recommended.

Visited April 2012
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Columbia, South Carolina
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26 reviews
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“One of the many nice squares where you can stop and relax”
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Located adjacent to the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, this is a nice place to stop and relax. We saw flower petals in the grass, and our walking tour guide told us that marriages are performed here regularly!

One thing to note: During a break with a frozen coffee on a bench, my husband and I were approached by a man asking us if we could help him out by getting him something to eat. We offered to take him to Clary's Café up the road (where we had had lunch that day). However, when we entered, the woman working the register told us that he did this all the time and they had asked him to stop. She told us she wasn't sure that he was even homeless. This isn't to say that you shouldn't offer, but it's something to be aware of since we got unexpectedly cornered!

Visited June 2012
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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80 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“One block from us”
Reviewed 17 April 2012

Peaceful, quiet. A good place to walk the dogs, enjoy the quiet!!

Visited April 2012
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Mountain View, Arkansas
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1,170 reviews
452 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 525 helpful votes
“Lafayette Square is near the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist”
Reviewed 29 December 2011

My wife and I visited Lafayette Square this past August. It is located next to the Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. The Andrew Low House is also located on the west side of the square. Lafayette Square is another of the great parks in the Historic District.

Visited August 2011
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