First African Baptist Church

Type: Historic Sites, Religious Sites

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Lauded as one of Savannah's most inspirational sites, this wonderfully preserved church, organized in 1773 under the leadership of Reverend George Leile, is one of the first black churches in North...  Read More

Map / Directions Hours:

  • Tue-Sat 11am, 2pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Donations Requested; Adult $5; Student $4; Child $4

  • Historic Sites: "Be sure to check out the church's museum at the conclusion of your tour."
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: First African Baptist Church is one of the nation's first black churches and was a stop on the Underground Railroad. Many original features remain intact.

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