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February 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 to Saturday, February 24, 2018
American Sculpture
Students choose their subjects – horses, dogs, or whatever inspires them.  They will be taught how to build a fast, effective armature, and will be encouraged to see their pieces through to the finish.  Rod Zullo's philosophy of knowing how to start a...
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Lowcountry Zoo
Zookeeper for a Day dates are on the 3rd Wednesday's of the month, and listed above. Guests age 12 and older gain a firsthand look at working in a zoo and spend the day helping zookeepers with their daily routine of feeding, cleaning, and animal care....
Friday, February 23, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
American Sculpture
Join us for an informative presentation by artist and sculptor, Patrick Dougherty, Primitive Ways in an Accelerated World. He will be speaking about the sculpture he created at Brookgreen Gardens as well as sharing images from his lifetime of work. Over...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lowcountry History
Gullah, African Diaspora Artists, GADA, a group of Lowcountry artists whose works are displayed in the “Come Ya, Bin Ya” exhibit at Brookgreen Gardens, will discuss their art forms during the Black History Month observance on Saturday, February 24.  The...
Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Warm up with hot teas and sweet and savory treats at our Pavilion Restaurant on Saturdays and Sundays during the month of February! Seatings are from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and reservations are required by the Friday before. Please call (843) 235-6016 to...
Sunday, February 25, 2018 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Warm up with hot teas and sweet and savory treats at our Pavilion Restaurant on Saturdays and Sundays during the month of February! Seatings are from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and reservations are required by the Friday before. Please call (843) 235-6016 to...
Wednesday, February 28, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lowcountry History
Ron Daise, Vice President for Creative Education, will present “Gullah Geechee – mania!” , on Wednesdays. Entertaining and educational, the program is an interactive, cultural game show that informs viewers about the unique Gullah Geechee culture and...

March 2018

Saturday, March 3, 2018
Lowcountry History
The Children's Discovery Room offers 4-to-12 years olds an "imaginative," "exploratory," and "playful" experience. Its interactive discovery stations reflect the nature, history and art components of Brookgreen Gardens. Dinosaur Dissection Lab— Volunteers...
Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Brookgreen Gardens will host “A Seussical Day to Read and Play” on Saturday, March 3, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., at the Wall Lowcountry Center.  The event is in celebration of Read Across America Day, the annual nationwide event that takes place on March 2 –...
Monday, March 5, 2018 to Friday, March 9, 2018
Lowcountry History
The Creative Education Department will host “Where the Trees Grow,” a free annual program for fifth and seventh graders on March 5-9 and March 12-16.  Through two outdoor programs, students become familiar with the anatomy of two of the forests here at...
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lowcountry History
Ron Daise, Vice President for Creative Education, will present “Gullah Geechee – mania!” , on Wednesdays. Entertaining and educational, the program is an interactive, cultural game show that informs viewers about the unique Gullah Geechee culture and...
Saturday, March 10, 2018
Archer and Anna Hyatt Huntington shared the same birthday, and they were married on their birthday many years later! March 10 - Celebrate the birthday's and wedding anniversary of the Huntington's at Atalaya Castle in Huntington Beach State Park. This is...
Monday, March 12, 2018 to Friday, March 16, 2018
Lowcountry History
The Creative Education Department will host “Where the Trees Grow,” a free annual program for fifth and seventh graders on March 5-9 and March 12-16.  Through two outdoor programs, students become familiar with the anatomy of two of the forests here at...
Monday, March 12, 2018 to Friday, March 16, 2018
The workshop will guide students in building a small equine figure, through a systematic approach, based on anatomical principles.  Informal talks on anatomy will give an understanding of basic skeletal and muscular structure as it relates to form and...
Wednesday, March 14, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lowcountry History
Ron Daise, Vice President for Creative Education, will present “Gullah Geechee – mania!” , on Wednesdays. Entertaining and educational, the program is an interactive, cultural game show that informs viewers about the unique Gullah Geechee culture and...
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 10:00am to 1:00pm
Lowcountry History
Join us as we explore Brookgreen’s “backyard” in an exciting and interactive program that encourages students to use their senses to explore, observe, and investigate the nature around them. Students will observe a variety of plants, trees, animal tracks...
Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
American Sculpture
Brookgreen 101, a program sponsored by the Campbell Center for American Sculpture, is a public information program offered usually on the third Thursday of the month at 1:00 in the Welcome Center Conference Room.  The topics cover various aspects of...
Saturday, March 17, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lowcountry History
“Cultural Linkages of Rice Heritage throughout the African Diaspora” is the theme of the three monthly programs for the 2018 “The Reign of Rice Lecture Series.”  Providing information about the complexity of Gullah Geechee heritage through the production...
Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Lowcountry History
Come get your hands dirty in this fantastic workshop designed for families and scouts. Learn about how to identify different parts of a flower, get to the root of what trees are all about, and branch out into how to start your own garden! Children will...
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Lowcountry Zoo
Zookeeper for a Day dates are on the 3rd Wednesday's of the month, and listed above. Guests age 12 and older gain a firsthand look at working in a zoo and spend the day helping zookeepers with their daily routine of feeding, cleaning, and animal care....
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lowcountry History
Ron Daise, Vice President for Creative Education, will present “Gullah Geechee – mania!” , on Wednesdays. Entertaining and educational, the program is an interactive, cultural game show that informs viewers about the unique Gullah Geechee culture and...
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Finding Solace in the Soil: The Archaeology of Gardens and Gardeners at Colorado’s Japanese American Internment Camp Dr. Bonnie J. Clark, University of Denver Some of the most significant Japanese-style gardens in the United States are not to be found in...
Monday, March 26, 2018 to Friday, March 30, 2018
The class emphasis is on developing strength and beauty in a sculpture by adhering to classic art principles (design, anatomy, unifying geometric shapes, exaggeration, silhouette, negative space, focal points, textures, points of entry, and rhythm)...to...
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Lowcountry History
Ron Daise, Vice President for Creative Education, will present “Gullah Geechee – mania!” , on Wednesdays. Entertaining and educational, the program is an interactive, cultural game show that informs viewers about the unique Gullah Geechee culture and...

March 2018 to April 2018

Saturday, March 24, 2018 to Saturday, April 7, 2018
American Sculpture
The Master Sculpture Program is supported by a generous gift from Martha Wallace Pellett. Master Sculptor Program Sculptors-in-Residence demonstrate the sculpture process to the visiting public, work on pieces they have in process, give lectures on their...

Hours

Open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
Closed Christmas Day

Please note: For their safety and the safety of our animal collection, pets are not allowed in Brookgreen Gardens, nor can they be left in vehicles inside Brookgreen.
Service animals are welcome.

Tickets

Under 4
Free
Children 4-12
$8
Adults 13-64
$16
Seniors 65 & Over
$14

Location

1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Off US Highway 17 Bypass, between Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island

843-235-6000