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Group Visit Information

Group rates apply to 15 or more paid adults*

Adults (ages 13 and over) $12
Children (ages 4 -12) $6
Children 3 and Under Free
Group Leader (one) Free with a minimum of 15 paid admissionsGroup Tours Brookgreen Gardens

The group rates include one-day admission to the sculpture gardens, the Lowcountry History and Wildlife Preserve, and the Lowcountry Zoo.

For group inquiries or reservations, please call 843-235-6021 or 800-849-1931 ext. 6021, or use our contact form and select Group Sales as the category.

Cancellation Policy: To cancel or change any portion of your group's reservation (date, time of arrival or event, group numbers), you must notify our group sales coordinator at 843-235-6016 before 12 noon the business day prior to your group's visit, or you will be charged for each reservation made.

* Prices are subject to change and are not applicable for Nights of a Thousand Candles.

Creek Excursion Boat Rides - from mid- March through November, enjoy the unique and unspoiled setting of the creeks accessible to visitors only on our 48-foot pontoon boat, The Springfield. This exclusive experience includes an interpreter who talks about the tidal creeks, surrounding land and significant history of the colonial rice plantations that once made up Brookgreen Gardens. Approximately 1 hour. Cost: $8 age 13+; $4 ages 4 -12. Required deposit: $50. Approximately one hour. Limit: 48 people. The group leader must check in at the Admission Plaza and pick up the group's creek excursion tickets at the Lowcountry Center at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled creek excursion.

Group Tours Brookgreen GardensPrivate Guided Group Tour - groups will have a guide who will stroll the gardens and describe the history of Brookgreen Gardens and the sculpture of Anna Hyatt Huntington and other sculptors. Your group's personal tour guide will also inform you about some of the plant life in the South Carolina Lowcountry. Times are scheduled during normal business hours. Cost: $2 per person (minimum $30). Approximately 1 hour.

Special Programs and Tours - Topics include horticulture, sculpture or history. They are one hour in length and cost $5 per person with a $75 minimum. To make a group reservation please call 843-235-6021 or 1-800-849-1931 ext. 6021.

 

Group Lunches - Brookgreen offers delightful lunch choices for groups and other food service opportunities can be arranged on request; menu and prices vary. Contact our reservations desk at 843-235-6021 to make a lunch reservation. One complimentary lunch will be given with 20 or more adults for lunch.

Lowcountry Center and Trail - make this new facility a part of your groups' visit. At the Lowcountry Center, new programs, exhibits and gardens seek to teach about the distinctive nature and culture within the history of the South Carolina Lowcountry.

Meet the Animals - animal program is available to groups on a first-come, first-booked basis. Meet live animals native to South Carolina and learn about their habits and characteristics in an inter-active setting. Approximately 1 hour. Offered daily at 2:30 p.m. This must be scheduled in advance. Limit 40 people.

Other Services -  individual push-style adult and child strollers are available at the Welcome Center on a first come, first serve basis at no additional cost.

Hours

Open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  During Nights of a Thousand Candles, the Gardens are only open from 3:00 p.m.  - 10:00 p.m. Regular general admission tickets are not valid for these days. Nov. 30, Dec 1-2; Dec 7-9; Dec 14-17.
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