Tybee Island abounds with artistic, historic and cultural offerings. Tour a local Georgia artist’s studio or shop for original art at a local gallery. Relax to the sounds of a local musician. Explore 400 years of island history at the Tybee Museum. Take a self guided tour of Tybee’s historic raised cottages. Enjoy a local event like the Tybee Wine Festival.
Those who love the arts and history should take the time to see Historic Downtown Savannah. There, the largest urban historic district in the country is home to scores of galleries, historic sites and museums, including one of the nation’s oldest museums, the Telfair Museum of Art, which now includes the dazzling new Jepson Center for the Arts. Historic Savannah is a quick and easy 20 minute drive from Tybee Island.