Cypress Gardens

Cypress Gardens with Purple Flowers

Mission statement
The mission of Cypress Gardens is to provide facilities and programs that will foster an appreciation of nature (plants, animals, and ecosystems) and the history of Cypress Gardens.

Admission Prices
65+, 911, Military:$6.50
Children (ages 6-17): $5.00
Children (ages 5 and under):Free *

* Does not apply to children in an educational/youth group
Last Admission at 4:00 PM

Santa will be arriving by flat-bottom boat in the swamp and greeting visitors on our front stage! We will have craft vendors, food trucks and kids crafts. The Grinch might even be sneaking around! Come and enjoy all the holiday festivities; and don't leave the pets at home. They can get a picture with Santa, too!
Cost of admission is $10 for adults; $6.50 for seniors; $5 for students ages 6-17; children ages 5 and under are FREE.

You don’t have to travel far to experience Berkeley County’s own Cypress Gardens and it's "Blooming Year Round" with adventure and excitement for the entire family! Nestled within a genuine black water cypress swamp, Cypress Gardens offers student, group and family adventures including:

  • Thrilling swamp boat rides amidst blooming azaleas, camellias and other flowers
  • 4 miles of exciting nature trails
  • An amazing Butterfly House and aquarium with reptile exhibits.

Cypress Gardens also offers the perfect location for breathtaking wedding ceremonies and memorable receptions. Choose from a variety of settings throughout our beautiful 170-acre tranquil area, which has become a favorite destination for locals, as well as visitors from all over the country.

Cypress Gardens has hosted over 16 major movies including 'The Patriot', 'Cold Mountain' and 'The Notebook', along with the television mini-series 'North and South' and one of its first movies, 'Swamp Thing'.

A visit to Cypress Gardens will be an experience you will always remember.