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Cypress Gardens

3030 Cypress Gardens Road
Moncks CornerSC  29461
(843) 553-0515

Hours:  Park is open daily from 9:00a - 5:00p

At Cypress Gardens you can take a swamp boat ride or visit the Butterfly House. There is also the Swamparium which has large tanks and terrariums which feature fish, amphibians, and reptiles native to the swamp and waterways. There are also animals from swamps from around the world such as the South American anaconda and the African crocodile.

At the Butterfly House you can enjoy the many flowering plants, live butterflies, birds and a observation beehive.

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Mepkin Abbey and Gardens

1098 Mepkin Abbey Road
Moncks CornerSC  29461
(843) 761-8509

 

Hours: Tuesday – Saturday: 9:00a - 4:00p, Sunday: 1:00p - 3:00p
Guided Tours: 11:30a & 3:00p during open hours

Once a month, on a Friday, the monks have a day of total silence and solitude. They call these the “Desert Days” and no tours of the monastery are given on these days. Please see the website for the dates at mepkinabbey.org/

Read more: Mepkin Abbey and Gardens - Moncks Corner

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Old Santee Canal Park

900 Stony Landing Road
Monck's CornerSC  29461
(843) 899-5200

Hours:  9:00a to 5:00p

 

Admission:
$3.00 per person
$2.00 Senior Citizens (65+)
Free for children 6 & younger

The construction of the nations first canan began in 1793, 10 years after America declared their independence from the Bristish Empire. The canal was named the Santee Canal. The Santee Canal was 22 miles long with w locks to lift boats from the Santee River to the summit level and seven locks for the descent of the boasts to the Cooper River.

Read more: Old Santee Canal Park