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Where the Trees Grow

Monday, March 5, 2018 to Friday, March 9, 2018 Monday, March 12, 2018 to Friday, March 16, 2018

Wall Lowcountry Center Complex

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 Brookgreen Gardens:  1) Walking through the Upland Forest and the Cypress Swamp ecosystems, the students will compare and notate on a Venn diagram the different species of both plants and animals in these two forested areas; and 2) The students will be introduced to a forest profile.  Along with observing the layers of a forest and tree cross sections, the students will observe the horizons and soil composition that make up the forest floor.  

Contact (843) 235-6049 for more information.


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

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.


Daily General Admission Tickets
Children 3 and under
Children 4-12
Adults 13-64
Seniors 65 & Over


1931 Brookgreen Drive

Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

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