Welcome to Brookgreen Gardens! Our combination of art, history, and zoo touches the heart and teaches the mind. Boat rides turn into history lessons and visits to the butterfly house become learning sessions in conservation. Explore the Visit section for all our daily activities. Admission is good for seven days.


Here are a few special events!

Breakfast with the Butterflies

Saturday, May 27th
Take part in a colorful celebration at the Butterfly House and enjoy a delicious catered breakfast buffet and children’s activities and crafts. For more information.

Ribbit the Exhibit

April 1 - July 9 - "Ribbit The Exhibit" is a remarkable traveling collection of larger-than-life, copper frogs taking part in a variety of activities. More information.

Brookgreen Art Festival

June 3rd & June 4th

Our two-day event Art Festival provides an opportunity to talk with local and regional artists and authors.The festival is free with garden admission  For more information.