Swan Lake -- Iris Gardens
Located in Sumter, Sumter County, SC.
822 West Liberty Street
Official web site
Sumter's Swan Lake and Iris Gardens combine to show you twenty-five species of Japanese irises and swans from around the world in a natural setting. From late May into June is a great time to view the iris. The wetland area has a network of boardwalks running through it and a 3/4-mile hiking trail. A large picnic shelter is available with a snack bar.
The Iris Market is open on Sunday from1:00p-5:00p, on Thursday and Friday from 11:00a-2:00p, and on Saturday from 12:00n-5:00p. It offers sandwiches, hot dogs, salads and other treats
During the Christmas season, the gardens come alive with the nighttime Fantasy of Lights display, featuring more than 1,000,000 sparkling lights in an array of colors and shapes.
Features and Facilities
Hours of Operation
Admission or Parking Fee
- The facilities are available for weddings, picnics, reunions, school trips, and other functions. Call 803-436-2640 for more information, or click here.
How to Get There
Latitude 33.92005, Longitude -80.37121 [PK338]
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