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Brookgreen Gardens

1931 Brookgreen Dr, U.S. Hwy 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5072
+1 843-235-6000
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Lovely garden tour, sculptures, animals. A must see for anyone of any age. Take the river tour... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2016
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Beautiful gardens

Area was lovely and well taken care of, not a blade of grass looked out of place. Tickets are good... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2016
Cornettsville, Kentucky
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A beautiful 9,170-acre green park located 16 miles south of Myrtle Beach.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“butterfly house” (254 reviews)
“small zoo” (114 reviews)
“seven days” (95 reviews)
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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 June 27, 2016

Lovely garden tour, sculptures, animals. A must see for anyone of any age. Take the river tour, there is so much history! Wear bug spray and dress for the weather. The animals are so cool, we couldn't believe what they had in their zoo. Otters---SO...More

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Reviewed June 27, 2016

Area was lovely and well taken care of, not a blade of grass looked out of place. Tickets are good for 7 days as there is no way to see everything in one day. Has a boat ride, petting zoo, and a rescue zoo along...More

Thank lilleatherwood
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Beautiful gardens and history. Plus a butterfly museum for the kids. Check their web site for themed exhibits that change out regualrly.

Thank TravelerReview021
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Brookgreen Gardens lies a short and enjoyable derive south from Myrtle Beach on U.S. 17, once known as the Atlantic Coastal Highway, and running from Winchester, Virginia to Punta Gorda, Florida. Recommended to Mrs Too by a one time co-worker, the garden is an enormous...More

Thank Ben_Theretoo406
Reviewed June 27, 2016

This is a must see for visitors and locals alike. The gardens are just stunning and so is the displayed artwork. It can be a day long activity with lots to experience.

Thank Omar B
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

A trip to Myrtle Beach would be incomplete with a stop a Brookgreen Gardens. The sculptures and gardens are extensive and amazing. The zoo area has a lot to look at for both grown-ups and kids alike. We opted for a walk through the butterfly...More

Thank 45kcm
Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful gardens with sculptures placed throughout the garden and zoo. Yes, that's right! There is a zoo area built into the gardens and it is planned out very well. While we were there, there was also a Lego display. A very nice afternoon. There was...More

Thank cldl_5452
Reviewed June 26, 2016

Very pretty, the sculptures were amazing. One was a huge horse sculpture the artist started when she was 85 and finished when she was 90. The zoo is pretty cool. the exhibits are actual homes of what you are seeing. The swamp area had birds...More

Thank cyndi3164
Reviewed June 25, 2016

Since the last time I was here the gardens are much better. (Several years ago) There are gardens to walk. . There is a creek boat ride the show old rice fields. During the summer make sure to have water with you.

Thank schavefun
Reviewed June 25, 2016

I love the beauty of this place, flowers, trees, sculpture, wildlife. The grounds are immaculate and gorgeous. There are at least 3 different tours with very knowledgeable guides who tell the history of Brookgreen. There are lots of places to just walk, or sit, to...More

Thank S C
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Susan S
There are boats we can go out on? How much? How long?
June 20, 2017|
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Response from Dave C | Reviewed this property |
Tickets are $8 for adults and $4 for children in addition to the garden admission and must be purchased at the Wall Lowcountry Center at least 10 minutes before tour time. Excursions last approximately 50 minutes.
Paige H
Is there Lego sculptures?
May 28, 2017|
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Response from Lauren J | Property representative |
The Lego exhibit is not here this year, but we have "Ribbit the Exhibit" until July 9th. It's a charming exhibit of larger than life copper frog sculptures. Our guests have really been enjoying it!
Is the whole area wheelchair accessible including the boat ride?
April 28, 2017|
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Response from Lauren J | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes most of the gardens are wheelchair accessible and the boat ride is also. Brookgreen has three wheel adult "strollers" that may be easier to push through some of the garden pathways.