Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

Magnolia Plantation and Gardens

Located in Charleston, Charleston County, SC.

3550 Ashley River Road
Charleston, SC 29414

843-571-1266 or 800-367-3517


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Photo tour

Magnolia Plantation is the oldest public tourist site in the lowcountry, and the oldest public gardens in America, opening its doors to visitors in 1872 for visitors to view the thousands of flowers and plants in its famous gardens. Other attractions here include the Audubon Swamp Garden, a petting zoo, wildlife tours, boat rides, and an indoor “Barbados Garden”.

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Features and Facilities

Water Features

Public Restrooms

  • Yes

Dogs Allowed

  • No

Hours of Operation

  • January to February, 9:00a-4:30p
  • March to October, 8:00a-5:30p
  • November to December, 9:00a-4:30p

Admission or Parking Fee

  • Children (ages 0 - 6), Free
  • Youth (ages 6 - 12), $10.00
  • Adults, $15.00

Other Fees

  • Plantation house, $8.00
  • Nature train, $8.00
  • Nature boat, $8.00
  • Audubon swamp, $8.00

Facility Rental

How to Get There

  • Located on Ashley River Road in Charleston, SC.

Latitude 32.87447, Longitude -80.08285 [PK232]

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