Cypress Gardens SC


Cypress Gardens SC

Cypress Gardens SC, a 175-acre swamp garden, is located about 30 minutes from downtown Charleston in Moncks Corner. The gardens were originally a freshwater reserve for the nearby rice plantation, Dean Hall. Visitors can enjoy the Butterfly House and observe the different stages of a butterflies life cycle or visit the Swamparium where large tanks feature fish, amphibians and reptiles native to the South Carolina Lowcountry. Visitors can also rent a swamp boat to paddle along a marked trail possibly spotting alligators, birds and turtles or take a stroll along the 3.5 miles of walking trails that loop through the swamp and gardens. These amazing gardens were used in several movies including scenes from the The Notebook, Cold Mountain and The Patriot. 



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Cypress Gardens SC Address and Map


Cypress Gardens SC
3030 Cypress Gardens Rd
Moncks Corner SC 29461
(843) 553-0515
Cypress Gardens Website


Cypress Gardens SC Hours and Admission

Hours:
Open Daily 9 am - 5 pm
Closed Thanksgiving Day,
Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
and New Years Day

Admission:
Adults (18+) $10
Seniors (65+) $6.50
Military/First Responders $6.50
Child (6-17) $5
Children 5 and under Free

Please be advised that pets are no longer allowed from March - October.


What's Blooming and Flying in September?


Average temperatures range from 60 to 80 degrees F.

  • Fall migration for birds is apparent as the mixed blackbird and grackle flocks continue to grow in number; Solitary Sandpipers, Palm and Black and White Warblers pass through; and the numbers of Gray Catbirds build to spend the winter.
  • Gone until spring are the:
  • Yellow-throated Vireo
  • Acadian Flycatcher
  • Great-crested Flycatchers
  • Northern Parula
  • Eastern Kingbird
  • Purple Martin
  • Yellow-throated Warbler
  • Summer Tanager
  • Blue Grosbeak
  • Composites continue to rule the flowering plants including:
  • Bur-marigold (Bidens laevis)
  • Climbing Aster (Aster carolinianus)
  • Goldenrods (Solidago)
  • Antique Roses bloom again by months end.

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