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Talmadge Memorial Bridge - 4 Things to Know Before Visiting

Savannah, GA 31401, USA


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About Talmadge Memorial Bridge

The Talmadge Memorial Bridge is a bridge in the United States spanning the Savannah River between downtown Savannah, Georgia and Hutchinson Island.

Attractions Near Talmadge Memorial Bridge

First African Baptist Church
First African Baptist Church0.86km from Talmadge Memorial Bridge

Located just off Franklin Square near City Market stands First African Baptist Church, the oldest black church in North America. Since it was organized in 1773 by Reverend George Leila, the church even predates the United States’ official formation in 1776.

Franklin Square
Franklin Square0.91km from Talmadge Memorial Bridge

Franklin Square and Ward are named for Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), one of the founding fathers of the United States and former agent of Georgia.

City Market
City Market0.98km from Talmadge Memorial Bridge

City Market is the perfect stop for locals and tourists alike. This masterpiece of an open-air market has been around since the 1830s, boosting local business and offering everything from fresh produce to folk art. Operating on Saturdays from 8 am - 1 pm and Thursdays from May - August from 4:30 pm to dusk City Market truly celebrates Southern charm and hospitality. The atmosphere is family-friendly, with plenty of space for kids to run around and explore the wide selection of items.

American Prohibition Museum
American Prohibition Museum1km from Talmadge Memorial Bridge

The American Prohibition Museum offers an enlightening insight into the country's serious lapse into 'dryness.' The museum explores this period of US history between 1920 and 1933, when there was a nationwide ban on the manufacture and sale of alcohol. On display are artifacts including leaflets, documents, and photographs, as well as vintage cars used to transport booze during this era.

Savannah's Waterfront
Savannah's Waterfront1.02km from Talmadge Memorial Bridge

Savannah’s Waterfront is a bustling area of town made for everyone to enjoy. This unique seafront features miles of pedestrian paths and parks, an abundance of wildlife and bird-watching opportunities, as well as classic views of the river and ocean. There's plenty of room for relaxing and recreation along the shoreline too - from spending an afternoon at one of the many public beaches nearby to lounging on a charming pier, this vibrant district has something for everyone.

Ellis Square
Ellis Square1.02km from Talmadge Memorial Bridge

Spanning four city blocks and surrounded by historic buildings, Ellis Square is one of the most vibrant spots in town. Visitors to Ellis Square can enjoy a variety of local restaurants, pubs, shops, and entertainment venues. Take a stroll through Savannah’s oldest park and explore art installations before enjoying a riverfront picnic along the Savannah River. During cooler months take advantage of the walking paths both inside and outside of the square.

Where is Talmadge Memorial Bridge

Discover More Attractions in Chatham County, Where Talmadge Memorial Bridge Is Located

Chatham County
Chatham County
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Chatham County is the northernmost of Georgia's coastal counties on the Atlantic Ocean. It is bounded on the northeast by the Savannah River, and in the southwest bounded by the Ogeechee River.