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Brookgreen Gardens

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1931 Brookgreen Dr, U.S. Hwy 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5072
+1 843-235-6000
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First time visiting and I loved it. The gardens, the statues, the landscaping - it's just gorgeous... read more

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Nice even in the rain

We went there instead of playing gold since it was windy and rainy. What a nice surprise. Our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
John W
Springfield, Illinois
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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” (270 reviews)
“small zoo” (127 reviews)
“seven days” (101 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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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First time visiting and I loved it. The gardens, the statues, the landscaping - it's just gorgeous. Your ticket is good for 7 days which is awesome because we needed 2 days to see almost everything. The dinosaur exhibit was a waste of money for...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went there instead of playing gold since it was windy and rainy. What a nice surprise. Our older guide through the gardens did his job, but didn't really to be out in the rain. Our guide in the zoo area was really into her...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visiting Brookgreen Gardens is more rewarding than one can imagine. The gardens, even in November, are beautiful with flowers and berries of various colors. The sculptures seem lifelike in their settings and accompany you wherever you go throughout the gardens. As a plus during your...More

Thank George
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm not sure I can summarize how great this place is in a short review!. I will say that you will need more than one day to fully appreciate all of the sculptures, exhibits, and the grounds. And don't forget to take a couple of...More

Thank slaterinde
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brookgreen Gardens are beautiful at any time of the year! The trails are easy to stroll and there are plenty of spots to stop and rest and take in the beauty. I especially enjoyed the Lego display they had a year or so ago, but...More

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is one awesome gardens & place to relax! Plus, it has the river/creek boar ride and animals/zoo as added attractions. The lush green beauty of the gardens with so many variety of trees/flowers and wonderful sculptures make it a place worthy of a repeat...More

Thank Subhajit C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was suggested to us on our last day in Myrtle Beach...boy am I glad! A very special place, wonderful walking trails, beautiful grounds. We had a docent for about an hour and I feel like we still missed a lot! The lights were hung...More

Thank Bettie D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brookgreen Gardens - beautiful grounds. Lots of beautiful landscape, trees and flowers to see. This place is HUGE! You cannot see it in one day. I went to Brookgreen Gardens with two friends. We were all visiting Myrtle Beach. The beauty of this place is...More

Thank AfrinetNYC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the 11am tour , very informative and a great starting point! What a beautiful location and setting ! Worth every penny of the price to get in ! I would go back over and over again!

Thank Angie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If I lived closer I'd get a season pass! These grounds are made for walking. Incredible sculpture to explore, lovely vistas. We spent the morning exploring the garden area, and took a side walk down to the river. It was November, but the landscaping is...More

Thank mainetaxmaven
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7 November 2017|
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Response from Deb B | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort or Royals Palms Condominiums (also Hilton property) in North Myrtle Beach.
3 July 2017|
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Response from Lauren J | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in answer - I was on vacation last week. Sorry pets are not allowed at Brookgreen, for their safety and the safety of our animal collection. We do partner with two local "doggie day-care" providers... More
Susan S
20 June 2017|
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Response from TravelBUSA54359 | Reviewed this property |
There is an excursion boat that goes out every hour. The coast is about $8.00 per adult. There is a guide who is very knowledgeable and you will see gators, birds, and learn about the plantation. I highly recommend taking... More