You are here

Today at Brookgreen

Daily Schedule and Updates

The Gardener's Cottage Ticket and Information Center is open daily from 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Hours:  9:30AM-5PM everyday.

Available now! The new coffee table book "Brookgreen Gardens.  Every Changing. Simply Amazing." Purchase at Keepsakes.  

Daily Operations

*Due to the rise in COVID-19 infections in our area we have postponed the Silent Cities Cemetery Tour and Meet the Animals from the original date of January 8th.  We will re-evaluate in two weeks.

Saturday, January 8 - Saturday, March 5 Silent Cities Cemetery Tour 

The popular excursion ‘Silent Cities’ offers a rare opportunity to travel on back roads to explore cemeteries at Brookgreen and learn about the historical burial customs of European and African origin. Tickets are $15 in addition to garden admission for this two-hour excursion.  Based on availability, tickets may be purchased at the Gardener’s Cottage or Keepsakes at least 10 minutes prior to departure time.

January-February Meet the Animals 2:30PM (Weekends Only)

Meet the Animals - Explore the world of animals native to the southeast as an interpreter introduces you to live animals in an interactive setting in this 30-minute program at the Campbell Center Program Shed at 2:30 p.m. Free with garden admission.

The Brookgreen Shuttle runs daily between the Sculpture Garden, the Lowcountry Center, and the Lowcountry Zoo.

The Huntington Sculpture Garden Tour - Canceled until further notice.

Self-Guided Music Tour - All Day (pick up MP3 player and headphones at Keepsakes) Canceled until further notice.

The Lowcountry Trail - All Day

Enchanted Storybook Forest - All Day

Children's Sensory and Nature Trail - All Day

Lowcountry Zoo - All Day

Whispering Wings Butterfly House - Closed until further notice.

Upcoming Events and Lectures

Brookgreen Event Calendar

Brookgreen 101

Galleries and Exhibits

Brown Sculpture Court

Holmes Gallery - Waccamaw Memories

Portico Gallery & Jewell Plaza - Recent Sculpture Acquisitions

The Rosen Galleries - American Animalier:  Anna Hyatt Huntington  (coming January 29th)

The Noble Gallery - closed at this time.


Please note: pets are not allowed at Brookgreen for their safety and the safety of our animal collection. Pets are also not allowed to be left in vehicles for their own safety.


Service animals that have received special training to assist disabled persons are welcome.

Animals whose sole function is to provide comfort or emotional support do not qualify as service animals under the ADA.


Harvest Restaurant offers a full-service menu and will open at the end of January.

The Old Kitchen is open daily from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm featuring homemade soups and sandwiches.

The Courtyard Cafe is now closed for the winter season and will reopen in March 2022.

Other Information

Brookgreen does not provide wheelchairs or other personal ambulatory devices. You are welcome to bring your own wheelchair or stroller to enjoy the gardens. If you need to rent a wheelchair or scooter there are several local companies that rent equipment.

Mobility Center - Home Medical Equipment

Wheelchair and Scooter Rental of Myrtle Beach

Plan your visit - FAQs





Hours Tickets Location Block


Hours:  9:30AM - 5:00PM everyday

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
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

on South Carolina's Hammock Coast