Tracing the History of Brookgreen Gardens

Learn about Brookgreen Gardens’ history, from its early roots as a plantation to its transformation into a cherished cultural haven. Delve into the fascinating heritage that shaped Brookgreen, unfolding a narrative steeped in history, culture, and the journey leading up to its renowned status today.

Archer and Anna Hyatt Huntington transformed a Lowcountry rice plantation into one of the country’s premier sculpture gardens and nature preserves. Through local storytellers and spectacular ariel imagery, A Vision of Brookgreen provides a unique glimpse into the rich cultural heritage of South Carolina’s Brookgreen Gardens and the people who made it all possible.