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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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Lovely Lights!

We went to their Christmas Night of a Thousand Candles. Some nights sell out so buy your tickets... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
LMarie62
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Gainesville, Florida
Night of 1000 Candles at Brookgreen, Gorgeous!

I've visited the gardens many times but never at Christmastime. We got to go this year and it was... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
lynyrdb
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Simpsonville
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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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“seven days” (103 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1931 Brookgreen Dr, U.S. Hwy 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5072
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

We went to their Christmas Night of a Thousand Candles. Some nights sell out so buy your tickets on-line ahead of time! We went early having never been before and were wonderfully surprised by all the statues in the gardens. Being it was winter there...More

Thank LMarie62
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

I've visited the gardens many times but never at Christmastime. We got to go this year and it was the most beautiful light display that I've ever seen! Our tickets were $17 each, you must buy them ahead of time online. We were advised to...More

Thank lynyrdb
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Just wow. Where do I begin? We visited today (December 18th) on the last day the event was offered. As we approached the entrance, traffic flowed smoothly and tickets were scanned at the gate. Parking is assisted by security and it's very organized. Even though...More

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Reviewed 19 December 2016

This is a must see for anyone visiting. We live in Mount Pleasant and the drive took 1.5 hours. It's straight up 17North going towards Myrtle Beach. What a fantastic setting. The thousand of christmas lights in the gardens with the candles....it was very beautiful....More

Thank Amy E
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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

So much work goes into this event. Absolutely beautiful. Very nice holiday event to share with your family.

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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Absolutely awesome, beautiful, unique and easy walking tour. We loved being outside in fresh air, walking the paths which intertwined, and seeing different lights and colors in every direction. Limiting the number of tickets sold daily is an outstanding idea. Parking was well directed, there...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

This is the first visit to Brookgreen Gardens. My daughter lives nearby and got tickets for the Christmas light display as a gift. Great for all ages. Lots and lots of lights on the trees. Luminaries along the walkways. Live music. It was a bit...More

Thank WadeandLori
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Reviewed 17 December 2016

My wife and I just visited the gardens for a night of a thousand candles. It was a wonderful experience, it would be a great family thing to do.

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Reviewed 17 December 2016

This unique combination of extensive gardens, arboretum, and sculpture is a delight in all seasons but never more than in the weekends leading up to Christmas when a staff of over 150 volunteers create a dazzling display of candles and electric lighting throughout the several...More

Thank WHF
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

I visited Brookgreen Gardens for the first time this December with a friend of mine and I have to say it was an amazing visit. There is a lot to see and you could spend the whole day there in order to see everything in...More

Thank Casey G
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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.
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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.
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Mrs_Sommers727
11 March 2018|
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Response from 1Foodi | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm a bit late, but when we visited there was a butterfly house which was very nice and animals. For adults the statues are amazing and there's a restaurant on the grounds for a break.
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