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Upcoming Events

E.g., Aug 25 2019

July 2019 to November 2019

Monday, July 1, 2019 to Sunday, November 3, 2019
This traveling exhibit from The Lost Bird Project depicts the Carolina parakeet, the only parrot species native to the southeastern United States, declared extinct in 1939. The sculpture is being displayed in Brookgreen Gardens’ Arboretum until November 3...

August 2019 to October 2019

Saturday, August 10, 2019 to Sunday, October 27, 2019
American Sculpture
The annual juried exhibition of the National Sculpture Society, the oldest professional organization of sculptors in America, presents the work of masters alongside rising stars in American sculpture. Brookgreen Gardens is the only venue for this exhibit...

August 2019

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 1:00pm
Lowcountry History
Presented by Ron Daise, the 50-minute interactive program informs about values and qualities that are inherent to Gullah Geechee heritage, as relayed through songs, poetry, excerpts from cultural writings, and personal insights.  “Cotch de laarnin,” that...

September 2019

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 7:30pm
Botanical Gardens
  After almost a decade of sold-out performances, Brookgreen Gardens is proud to present the return of our annual outdoor tribute concert event with An Evening with Neil Diamond.   Producer Vincent Marini of Blue Eyed Theatrical and his amazing team of...
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 7:30pm
Botanical Gardens
  After almost a decade of sold-out performances, Brookgreen Gardens is proud to present the return of our annual outdoor tribute concert event with An Evening with Neil Diamond.   Producer Vincent Marini of Blue Eyed Theatrical and his amazing team of...
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 7:30pm
Botanical Gardens
  After almost a decade of sold-out performances, Brookgreen Gardens is proud to present the return of our annual outdoor tribute concert event with An Evening with Neil Diamond.   Producer Vincent Marini of Blue Eyed Theatrical and his amazing team of...
Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 7:30pm
Botanical Gardens
  After almost a decade of sold-out performances, Brookgreen Gardens is proud to present the return of our annual outdoor tribute concert event with An Evening with Neil Diamond.   Producer Vincent Marini of Blue Eyed Theatrical and his amazing team of...
Monday, September 9, 2019 to Friday, September 13, 2019
American Sculpture
Energy, action, movement, and feeling in sculpture are not a theatrical mask or a symbolic gesture - they are pieces of a deep, hidden secret to be discovered and brought to life.  We will learn how to see more in a model than just a tedious account of...
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Join us as we bring back a favorite lecture series, Dirt N' Details. Members of our horticulture staff, volunteers, as well as outside experts in the field of horticulture and gardening, will provide lectures and/or demonstrations. Bring your lunch and...
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Please join us as we walk in remembrance of those who have crossed over, including loved ones and those who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.  This is a special time to commemorate the lives of those no longer with us. For mobility-challenged guests...
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 1:00pm
Sing along with Ron Daise and learn Gullah songs that shaped the culture.  From sorrow songs to baptism, code message, children’s, work, and funeral songs, participants will gain an understanding and an appreciation for Gullah Geechee heritage. ...
Friday, September 13, 2019 - 6:30am to 10:00am
Join Hal Vivian, a member and volunteer at Brookgreen Gardens for 25 years and an avid birder. Hal was a member of the Bucks County, Pennsylvania Audubon Society and the Waccamaw Audubon Society where he served as President for 2 years. The group will...
Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 1:00pm
Sing along with Ron Daise and learn Gullah songs that shaped the culture.  From sorrow songs to baptism, code message, children’s, work, and funeral songs, participants will gain an understanding and an appreciation for Gullah Geechee heritage. ...
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 9:30am to 4:00pm
Lowcountry History
Gullah Geechee Junkanoo & Fall Plant Sale Brookgreen’s second Gullah Geechee Junkanoo Festival and Plant Sale will be Saturday, September 21, from 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., at the Wall Lowcountry Center Complex.  A Masquerade and Cultural Celebration,...
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm
Joins us as we celebrate the arrival of autumn at the beautiful Brookgreen Gardens labyrinth.  Enjoy a reflective walk to the sounds of birdsong and the waning warmth of the changing season. For mobility-challenged guests only:  Limited golf cart...
Wednesday, September 25, 2019 - 1:00pm
Sing along with Ron Daise and learn Gullah songs that shaped the culture.  From sorrow songs to baptism, code message, children’s, work, and funeral songs, participants will gain an understanding and an appreciation for Gullah Geechee heritage. ...
Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 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...
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 6:30am to 10:00am
Join Hal Vivian, a member and volunteer at Brookgreen Gardens for 25 years and an avid birder. Hal was a member of the Bucks County, Pennsylvania Audubon Society and the Waccamaw Audubon Society where he served as President for 2 years. The group will...

September 2019 to October 2019

Saturday, September 7, 2019 to Sunday, October 27, 2019
Lowcountry History
Coming to Brookgreen, this exclusive show features 26 pieces of exceptional quality fiber art, handcrafted by African American fiber artists from throughout the nation. Curated by nationally exhibiting textile artist Torreah "Cookie" Washington, these...
Monday, September 30, 2019 to Friday, October 4, 2019
American Sculpture
Students will understand the connections between animal anatomy and behavior.  They will learn how to create a sense of movement in sculpture and the importance of capturing gesture in figurative sculpture (of animals and people).  Lastly, students will...

October 2019

Saturday, October 5, 2019 to Sunday, October 6, 2019
Botanical Gardens
More scarecrows, more animals and more fun! Brookgreen’s annual fall festival, Harvest Home Weekend is from 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. October 5 and 6. This is one of our biggest family events!  There is a huge pumpkin patch where kids (and adults!) can pick out...
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 1:00pm
Botanical Gardens
Join us as we bring back a favorite lecture series, Dirt N' Details. Members of our horticulture staff, volunteers, as well as outside experts in the field of horticulture and gardening, will provide lectures and/or demonstrations. Bring your lunch and...
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 1:00pm
Sing along with Ron Daise and learn Gullah songs that shaped the culture.  From sorrow songs to baptism, code message, children’s, work, and funeral songs, participants will gain an understanding and an appreciation for Gullah Geechee heritage. ...
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 6:30am to 10:00am
Join Hal Vivian, a member and volunteer at Brookgreen Gardens for 25 years and an avid birder. Hal was a member of the Bucks County, Pennsylvania Audubon Society and the Waccamaw Audubon Society where he served as President for 2 years. The group will...
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
What is a labyrinth? Where did they originate? Why do people walk labyrinths? What do we know about their history? Joins us for a classroom session where you will be introduce to labyrinths and also experience a walk on Brookgreen's labyrinth in a...

Hours

Open Daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. 
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.

Tickets

Daily General Admission Tickets
Children 3 and under
Free
Children 4-12
$10
Adults 13-64
$18
Seniors 65 & Over
$16

Location

1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

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

843-235-6000