Tourist Offices -- The friendly and efficient MLK Visitor Information Center, 301 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., on the west side of the Historic District (tel. 912/944-0455; www.visitsavannah.com), is open Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm and Saturday and Sunday 9am to 5pm. The center offers an audiovisual presentation ($5 adults, $2 children), organized tours, and self-guided walking, driving, or bike tours with excellent maps and brochures.
Alternatively, the Visit Savannah Visitor Information Center is at 101 E. Bay St., just up from the riverfront (tel. 877/728-2662 or 912/644-6400), open Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5pm.
There are smaller visitor kiosks at the River Street Visitor Information Center, 1 W. River St. (on the riverfront; tel. 912/651-6662), open daily 9am to 8pm (Jan–Feb until 6pm), Forsyth Park at 621 Drayton St. (tel. 912/233-7848), open daily 8am to 7pm, and Ellis Square at 26 Barnard St. (tel. 912/525-3100), open daily March to July 10am to 10pm (Feb and Nov until 8pm; Dec–Jan until 6pm; Aug–Oct until 9pm).