Daily Schedule and Updates
Our interior galleries and Keepsakes Museum Shop are open. In compliance with Georgetown County Emergency Ordinance 20-33, masks should always be used in any interior spaces, including public restrooms. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided.
Food venues, and public restrooms are open with safety protocols in place.
Based on recommendations from SCDHEC and the CDC, we strongly recommend that our guests wear a mask or comparable face covering to prevent the spread of COVID-19 while in the gardens in close proximity to others. In compliance with Georgetown County Emergency Ordinance 20-33, masks should always be used in any interior spaces, including public restrooms.
Brookgreen Gardens is open daily from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
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.
Lowcountry: Change and Continuity - All Day
The Lowcountry Trail - All Day
Enchanted Storybook Forest - Closed until further notice
Children's Sensory and Nature Trail - Closed until further notice
Children's Discovery Room - Closed until further notice
Mother Nature's Cafe - Daily at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Canceled until further notice.
Meet the Animals - Daily at 2:30 p.m. Canceled until further notice.
Whispering Wings Butterfly Exhibit - Closed for the 2020 season.
The adult and children's push behind strollers have been removed from the gardens in the interest of safety. You are welcome to bring your own wheelchair or stroller to enjoy the gardens. If you need to rent a wheelchair or scooter we recommend the following:
The Creek Excursion
Cruise the creek on a 48-foot pontoon boat along historic rice fields as an interpreter helps you see the distinctive landscape of the rice plantations and understand the role of enslaved Africans in the cultivation of the rice crop and the shaping of the history of the Lowcountry. Daily at 11 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 2 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.
There will be no Creek Excursions on Thursday, August 13, 2020 due to our annual Coast Guard inspection.
Ride along with an interpreter and hear about the history of the prominent Alston family that lived here during the colonial and antebellum eras. Daily at 11:30 a.m., 1:00 p.m., and 2:30 p.m. Canceled until further notice.
Visit Laurel Hill and Springfield Plantation sites. Daily at 10:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 1:30 p.m. Canceled until further notice.
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.
All dining venues will be closed on Monday, August 3 in preparation for Tropical Storm Isaias.
Harvest Restaurant is open daily from 11:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
The Old Kitchen is open daily from 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
The Courtyard Cafe is open daily from 10:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.