Summer Light: Art By Night

Join us for an opportunity to explore and experience the historic Brookgreen Gardens landscapes on summer evenings.

Summer Light

National Sculpture Society 91st Annual Awards Exhibition

In the Rosen Galleries

May 4 -  July 21 2024

Art gallery

Buzzing For Change

We’re thrilled to introduce our latest endeavor – a mural at the heart of our “Conservation Station”, beside Red Wolf Ridge and our observational beehive. 

Honey Bees at work


Hours: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM | Daily

For their safety and the safety of our animal collection, pets are not allowed, nor can they be left in vehicles inside Brookgreen. Service animals that have received special training to assist disabled persons are welcome.


Daily General Admission Tickets for 7 consecutive days

Children 3 and under: Free

Children 4-12: $12

Adults 13-64: $22

Seniors 65 & Over: $20


1931 Brookgreen Drive
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

Off US Highway 17 Bypass, between Murrells Inlet and Pawleys Island on South Carolina's Hammock Coast

"Fighting Stallions" by Anna Hyatt Huntington

The Art and History of Brookgreen Gardens

A big thanks to our friends at the Georgetown County Library for producing this wonderful video:

The Art and History of Brookgreen Gardens

Watch it here.

Lowcountry History
Exploring Brookgreen Gardens
Nature and History Excursions to add to your visit experience!
Displayed View
Sat, Apr 27 - Sun, Jun 2 2024, All day
Sat, Apr 27 - Sun, Jun 2 2024
9:30am - 5:00pm
An exhibit of paintings by members of the Brookgreen Gardens Plein Air Guild. Many of the paintings are of scenes of Brookgreen or other outdoor locations painted on site. On...
Sat, May 4 - Sun, Jul 21 2024, All day
Sat, May 4 - Sun, Jul 21 2024
9:30am - 5:00pm
American Sculpture
The premier annual exhibition of American figurative sculpture returns once again to Brookgreen Gardens. Featuring the work of American masters alongside rising stars, the National Sculpture Society’s annual awards exhibition...
Sat, May 4 - Sat, Jun 8 2024, All day
Sat, May 4 - Sat, Jun 8 2024
9:30am - 4:30pm
Artist Talk: May 4th | 1:00PM - 2:00PM The "In Into the Wild" exhibition by artist Kate Ritchie delves into humanity's disconnect from nature and the profound wisdom found in...
Sun, May 26 2024, 9:30am - 5pm
Fri, May 24 2024, Sat, May 25 2024, Sun, May 26 2024, Mon, May 27 2024
American Sculpture
In honor of Memorial Day, we will proudly display American flags beside each sculpture created by a Veteran, produced as a war memorial, or patriotic in theme. Come celebrate and...
summer light

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