Brookgreen Gardens

  • 1931 Brookgreen Drive
  • Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Location: Murrells Inlet
Voted one of the top 10 Best Public Gardens in the U.S. by TripAdvisor. Offering a daily selection of tours, excursions, and exhibits. Guided garden tours or explore on your own. Walk the Lowcountry Trail and visit the Zoo's native animals. Beautiful gardens, historical sites, world-renowned art collection, native animals, and gracious southern hospitality tempt you to return again and again.

The magic of nature illuminated. May 24 through August 19. Each Wednesday-Saturday nights 7pm-10pm. Brookgreen is well known for lighting up the holidays, but this year they’ll also be lighting up summer nights! The Brookgreen Summer Lights Festival will launch on May 24 and run Wednesday-Saturday nights through August 19, 2018. During the Festival, Brookgreen will close at 5:00 p.m. as usual, and re-open from 7:00 p.m. to 10 p.m. Based on famous Chinese Lantern Festivals, this exhibit will inhabit Brookgreen’s Lowcountry Zoo with larger-than-life, illuminated silk lantern sculptures in a variety of native animals, insects, and plants. The festival will also include games, performances, crafts for kids, and local food truck vendors. Tickets will be available at Ticket prices for members are: adults $15.00 and children 4-12 $10.00, non-members $20.00 and children 4-12 $15.00. Children 3 and under are free. More information on the festival, visit .

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Facility Info
  • Exhibits 15
  • Theatre Capacity 150
  • Number of Rooms 5
  • Booths 10
  • Classroom Capacity 70