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Sorrel Weed House
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Owner description: The Sorrel- Weed House operates Historic Savannah Tours and Haunted Ghost Tours in Savannah. Our purpose is to educate the public on the rich neoclassical Greek Revival architecture of the Sorrel- Weed House and the the famous architect Charles Cluskey who designed it, along with and the cultural history of antebellum Savannah Georgia. A focus is also maintained on Civil War Savannah, and the role of Brigadier General Moxley Sorrel CSA. Moxley served under General James Longstreet and wrote "Recollections of a Confederate Staff Officer". We also operate Haunted Ghost Tours in Savannah, as The Sorrel- Weed House was featured on Ghost Hunters with Jason Hawes and Grant Wilson in 2005, HGTV "If These Walls Could Talk" in 2006, the Travel Channel in 2010, (the Most Terrifying Places in America) and Ghost Adventures with Zak Bagans, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin in 2014. In January 1940 - The Society for the Preservation of Savannah Landmarks opened the Sorrel- Weed House to the public. The name of their exhibit was "The Society for the Preservation of Savannah Landmarks Presents a Loan Exhibit of furniture and fine Arts 18th and 19th Centuries at the Sorrel-Weed House on Madison Square. Jan-April 1940" They were founded in 1939 and eventually became the Historic Savannah Foundation. 1954, The Sorrel-Weed House was designated a Georgia State Landmark. It was one of the first houses in Georgia to receive this honor. 2005- The Sorrel Weed House opened to the public for Historic House Tours and Haunted Savannah Ghost Tours. 2010. The Sorrel Weed House was designated a Museum in the State of Georgia.
Reviewed 24 May 2014

I went to the Sorrel-Weed House not knowing what to expect. There were a lot of teens in our group. When we went up to the room where Molly was hung, the flash light kept going off and the kids were taunting her spirit. All of a sudden her spirit came through me, being a medium and a channeller, I quickly found out the whole story. Molly was hung by the owner who continually raped her, she was pregnant, he hung her, but his wife found out about what he had done and he pushed his wife off the balcony. When the tour guide heard me and what I had said, he commented, saying OMG that's exactly what happened. Except for the crowd, it was pretty good. The tour guide asked me to stay back, as it was the last tour of the night, to do a more thorough investigation. Yes it is haunted, and it was very enjoyable. I stayed there until 2am and then left.

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Reviewed 24 May 2014 via mobile

I really enjoy the history and respect what the owner is doing. It is unfortunate that at this time you are restricted to a few rooms in the home. It will be good to come back in five years and see the progress

Thank King30041
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Reviewed 21 May 2014

This could have been a good experience, but I was there with a large tour group full of people who did not understand that they were blinding their tourmates with the flash on their cameras. There was no chance of experiencing a paranormal visit with the amount of chaos these people created. Didn't feel haunted at all.

Thank LocalFoodieFan
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Reviewed 13 May 2014

I went to tour the Sorrel-Weed House May 12th, 2014 with a couple of employees and i absolutely loved it! Our tour guide knew what he was talking about and it was very interesting! I did not see and ghosts but some things did come up on my pictures. Tour was very detailed and the house was beautiful. Down in the basement did kind of creep me out!Definitely a place that i would love to tour again.

Thank Caleigh K
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Reviewed 9 May 2014

Beautiful old House in Greek architecture style built for a wealthy shipping merchant. There is a fascinating history of one of the slaves who was the lover of one of the owners....and of course murder, intrigue and ghosts. It is supposed to be one of the most haunted houses in Savannah, but we took the day tour so didnt see (or hear) any:-) worth the visit, day or night!

Thank CapeSharon
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