Savannah's Wrought Iron Wonders

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Ahem! Listen up, everyone, garden enthusiasts and lovers of all things whimsical; get ready to embark on an "ironic" journey like no other! The 2024 NOGS Tour of Hidden Gardens event is just around the corner, and this time, they're shining the spotlight on Savannah's most beautiful wrought iron beauty. What better time to expose our unhealthy love for one of the most artistic forms of pure craftsmanship?


Brace yourselves for a persuasive yet hilariously delightful editorial that will have you itching to explore the enchanting world of ironwork and swoon over Savannah all the more.


Davenport House Museum

Davenport House: A Wrought Iron Wonderland


Picture this: a charming historic house adorned with intricate wrought iron details that make your heart skip a beat. The Davenport House is a true masterpiece, showcasing the craftsmanship of Savannah's ironworkers. As you stroll through its hidden gardens, you'll be transported to a bygone era, where elegance and artistry reign supreme. Don't be surprised if you find yourself whispering sweet nothings to the ironwork (don't ask us how we know). It's that captivating!

Andrew Low House Museum

Andrew Low House Museum: Where Iron Meets Elegance


If you thought the Davenport House was impressive, wait until you feast your eyes on the Andrew Low House residence. This architectural gem boasts a stunning wrought iron gate that will make you weak in the knees. As you wander through the hidden garden, you'll feel like you've stepped into a fairytale, where iron vines twist and turn, creating a whimsical atmosphere that's impossible to resist. Just be careful not to get tangled up in the enchantment, ok? You can not stay! Believe us, we've tried.

Green-Meldrim House

Green-Meldrim House: Majestic Ironwork 


Prepare to be captivated by the regal beauty of the Green-Meldrim House. Its exquisite wrought iron balconies and ornate gates exude an air of grandeur fit for royalty. As you explore this impressive estate, a serene atmosphere that evokes a sense of tranquility and elegance will surround you. This is one garden that will make you feel like a true monarch, even if you're just a humble garden enthusiast.

Marshall House - Historic Savannah Hotel

Marshall House: Iron with a Haunting Twist


For those who enjoy a touch of mystery, the Marshall House is the perfect destination. Its wrought iron gates and eerie iron lanterns create an enchanting and spine-chilling atmosphere. As you wander around the wrought iron balconies, you might catch a glimpse of a ghostly figure or hear whispers carried by the wind. Don't worry, though – these spirits are just as fascinated by the ironwork as you are. Who knew wrought iron could be so hauntingly universal?

Gaston Street

Jones, Gaston & Hall Street: A Wrought Iron Extravaganza 


Prepare to have your senses overwhelmed as you stroll down Gaston Street, Jones Street, and Hall Street. These three iconic Savannah streets are lined with an array of wrought iron masterpieces that will leave you breathless. From the ornate iron fences to the intricate iron gates, every step you take will be a feast for the eyes. The gardens that lie beyond these magnificent gates are a sight to behold, adding to the enchantment of the experience. Just be sure to watch your step – it's easy to get lost in the beauty of the ironwork and forget where you're going! We wouldn't want you to mistakingly "stumble" into someone's garden, now, would we?

Armstrong Kessler Mansion

The Armstrong Kessler Mansion: Ironwork Fit for a Mythical Odyssey

Prepare to be transported to the realm of Greek mythology as you enter the enchanting Armstrong Kessler Mansion. Its intricate iron archways and ethereal iron benches evoke a sense of wonder straight out of an epic tale. Behold the grandeur of the giant bust of the statue of David and be greeted by the friendly iron warthog, reminiscent of mythical creatures guarding ancient treasures. As you wander through the sprawling garden, you'll feel as if you've stepped into the pages of a mythological saga, where gods and heroes roam. The delicate ironwork seems to hold the secrets of a mystical world, where dreams come alive and legends are born. Keep your eyes peeled for hidden wonders among the vibrant flowers – for who knows, you may just catch a glimpse of elusive nymphs or mischievous satyrs dancing in the shadows!

So, our fellow garden fanatics, mark your calendars and prepare to be enchanted by the NOGS Tour of Hidden Gardens in Savannah, where they'll take you on an intimate guide throughout downtown. Savannah's most beautiful wrought iron awaits your exploration. Get ready to be captivated by the elegance, whimsy, and sheer beauty of ironwork like never before. Just remember, as you wander through these hidden gardens, keep an eye out for mischievous iron squirrels and ghostly figures – they're just as excited about the ironwork as you are.

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