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Brookgreen Gardens

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Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Absolutely Beautiful!

We went there at night during the Light Festival. The displays are beautiful. For a nice change... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Dunbar, West Virginia
Beautiful grounds and sculptures!

What a great experience the sculptures are amazing. The landscapes beautiful. Lovely place to walk... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Bob A
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This National Historic Site contains the country's largest and most extensive sculpture collection of American Figurative Sculpture, much of it places in beautiful gardens. Also a site for Lowcountry History and our Lowcountry Zoo, featuring animals...more
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1931 Brookgreen Dr, U.S. Hwy 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5072
+1 843-235-6000
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We went there at night during the Light Festival. The displays are beautiful. For a nice change of pace at the Beach, this is a great way to end an evening.

Thank Indysadie1957
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We spent a few hours walking around the gardens and enjoying the beautiful sights. My personal favorite was the old oak trees—they were hundreds of years old. A great place to take pictures with the family. A ticket is good for 7 days after the...More

Thank egm4705
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

What a great experience the sculptures are amazing. The landscapes beautiful. Lovely place to walk beautiful trees. The Christmas Lights in December is a must at least once. We go every year

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Sprawling gardens and sculptures. Pretty flowers especially the azaleas. The formal gardens were not in full force yet because it was early in the season. We went two days in a row (tickets are good for several days). One of the days we took the...More

Thank niteowljune
Reviewed 10 July 2018

It does not matter when you are visiting the Myrtle Beach area, Brookgreen Gardens is a must to visit. Spring boasts lots of azeales in bloom. Another special is the Nights of 1000 candles held during the Christmas Season.This is an amazing display of lights...More

Thank Marilyn S
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place and fabulous Summer Lights display. Volunteers and staff so friendly. Magical time. Had to have a yearly pass plan on taking all the tours. So worth a visit. Love this place. So peaceful and gorgeous. Can’t wait to visit it again. New favorite...More

Thank nattybrook50
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Brookgreen is like no other park we have been to. Scluptures abound on every corner of the gardens. There is a small zoo with low country wildlife. Sculptures from many different artist inside and outside, large and small surrounded by beautiful gardens that are well...More

Thank PowerBoatDave
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This is an amazing attraction in Murrells Inlet, SC. Worth the money for a pass. So much to see and do!

Thank Melissa D
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Such an amazing and inspiring place of peace and artful statuary. Try a picnic under the trees. & enjoy nature!

Thank lafff
Reviewed 9 July 2018

It wasd a very nice evening. We are locals but had friends visiting from out of town and we took them to see the lights, everyone was impressed. It was a great summer evening, nice weather and the dispays were well presented.

Thank Waynebrom123
Lauren J, Public Relations Manager at Brookgreen Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thanks so much for your review!

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Sharon S
30 April 2018|
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Response from MichelePappagallo | Reviewed this property |
It really depends on the area of the park you are walking. Some areas have quite a bit of shade, but others are more open. There are plenty of great areas to choose from whether you want shade or not.
Donja G
5 April 2018|
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Response from Lauren J | Property representative |
Hi Donja, Yes we allow bikes, but only on the main roads. Not in the sculpture garden or zoo area.
Catherine M
26 March 2018|
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Response from oldrat68 | Reviewed this property |
Not much of anything. But the grounds are beautiful and the sculptures are really worth seeing. Sorry so late with this answer been traveling.