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Mercer House Carriage Shop & Museum


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In 1969, Jim Williams, one of Savannah’s earliest and most dedicated private restorationists, bought the then vacant house and began a two-year restoration. This house is one of the more than 50 houses Mr. Williams saved during his thirty-year career in historic restoration in Savannah and the Lowcountry.

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  • 2017-10-18

    Delightful and informative tour!

    It was a delight to see the home so carefully decorated and cared for by Jim Williams and view his eclectic collection of antiques and art work. This tour is a must if you have read Midnight in the...

  • 2017-10-17

    Beautiful historic home

    This home has a lot of history to it, made most famous by the book Midnight in the garden of good and evil. The last home of the famous singer ,songwriter Johhny Mercer and lastly of Jim Williams...

  • 2017-10-16

    Nice tour of lovely home

    We toured this beautiful home last week. The tour isn't terribly long (40 minutes), but the home isn't that big. The guide was very enthusiastic and gave a lot of information. Too bad you couldn't...


  • Lovely home in Savannah GA ,with a tragic past, the home is s beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside, just wish they would let you take pictures....