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Brookgreen Gardens

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1931 Brookgreen Dr, U.S. Hwy 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5072
+1 843-235-6000
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Night of 1000 Candles was Amazing!

Group of 5 friends Loved the Stunning Display of lights. We had a fantastic perfect weather visit... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2016
South Bend, Indiana
Make it a date night to see the lights

I went with my significant other and our children. Words of advise: if you really want to enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2016
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A beautiful 9,170-acre green park located 16 miles south of Myrtle Beach.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1931 Brookgreen Dr, U.S. Hwy 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5072
+1 843-235-6000
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

Group of 5 friends Loved the Stunning Display of lights. We had a fantastic perfect weather visit. The amount of work that has been completed to drape and hang lights was incredible. We will bring friends and family back in the future!

Thank Sunfilley
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I went with my significant other and our children. Words of advise: if you really want to enjoy the scenery, make this a date night. You can walk through the trails while drinking hot chocolate or cider or wine and really take in the sculptures...More

Thank G6975HOkellys
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

The gardens are beautiful with candles and Christmas lights. The fountains have floating candles and the trees are covered in lights of all colors. The giant Christmas tree is definitely a WOW! Every direction you look is alight with color. You don't want to miss...More

Thank playparkfun
Reviewed 10 December 2016

If you have the chance you need to attend one of the Nights of Thousands Candles at Brookgreen Gardens. Very innovative use of floating glass globes with candles in the statue refelecting pools. But live oak alley is breathtaking. Special for 2016 was the glass...More

Thank MLK1357
Reviewed 9 December 2016

I went for the first time last night and was awed by the displays of lights. The trees are beautiful and the hanging lights make you thing you are in a circle of light. A must do if you live in the area or if...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Two years ago I went to Night of a Thousand Candles at Brookgreen, and it has gooten even better. Went on Friday night, clear and cool, with more lights and more creativity than any other visit there. What amazing staff and volunteers. The glass balls...More

Thank Lydia B
Reviewed 9 December 2016

If you are in the area - make sure you go see this event. For 2016 it is running December 1-3, 8-10, & 15-18. If you miss it this year, put it on your calendar for next. A beautiful experience - thousands of lights in...More

Thank LynnAL15
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Night of 1000 Candles was fantastic. It was beautiful with all the lights and candles...nothing like I had ever seen. Loved all the different singers too.

Thank Pamela S
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Wow. This is one of the best holiday lighting displays I've ever seen. Acres and acres of lights decorating the different garden "rooms." Many, many candles are hand lit every evening by volunteers. The tree lighting ceremony was startling, going from pitch black to oh...More

Thank tripper123
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Nights of a Thousand Candles, on until December 18. Recommend a visit to see all of the "real" wax candles; best part is to arrive early and watch all the volunteers light the candles, just before they begin flipping the switch to turn on the...More

Thank DCSC001
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Stevie C
13 January 2018|
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Response from Lauren J | Property representative |
Hi, I work at Brookgreen, we have had mostly very positive feedback on the exhibit. Kids love it and some big kids too! It's only here through April.
Tammy F
9 December 2017|
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Response from WakeSpursFan | Reviewed this property |
We have visited in Sept. and Oct. Both times were ideal weather, and, the gardens are planted with evergreens and non blooming seasonal plants that extend the “flowering” season. It really is unique in the fact that it’s as... More
8 December 2017|
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Response from slaterinde | Reviewed this property |
The fee is $16 per person, but if anyone in the vehicle is military or retired military, or a senior citizen, then a $2 per person discount applies to everyone in the vehicle. This discount may also apply for police... More