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Swan Lake Iris Gardens

822 W Liberty St, Sumter, SC 29150-4729
+1 803-436-2640
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Beautiful during Christmas Time and any other time of the year. Great place to walk and learn... read more

Reviewed 15 February 2017
Sumter, South Carolina
Best part of sumter

I first discovered Swan Lake back in the late 80s When my Aunt and Uncle moved to Shaw AFB there... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Heidi D
Sumter, South Carolina
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822 W Liberty St, Sumter, SC 29150-4729
+1 803-436-2640

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Beautiful during Christmas Time and any other time of the year. Great place to walk and learn about things and watch the swans, ducks and turtles.

Thank 420naturelover3
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I first discovered Swan Lake back in the late 80s When my Aunt and Uncle moved to Shaw AFB there wasnt much to do here back then so the whole family toured the gardens. The fact that they have every species of swans was totally...More

Thank Heidi D
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Swan Lake is a great place to go and relax with the family! It has a playground for the kids, great walking trails around the lake with little pit stops displaying the history of the flower/landscaping arrangements. For those that are into Pokémon Go there...More

Thank Ray H
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Very nice to walk around to see the scenery. Used to visit there as a kid. Very nice place to bring your family.

Thank ChristopherTomlin
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

This is one of the loveliest parks I have visited! There is a great play area for the children. A beautiful garden with many geese and swans. The flower gardens are wonderfully kept. I would love to come here everyday if I lived in this...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Swan Lake is one of the prettiest places Sumter. It is family friendly and has things to do for the young and old.

Thank 26dinahs
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

The improvements here really rejuvenated the park. Good for jogging or just sit out and enjoi everything.

Thank CrimsonHawkmoth
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

The city of Sumter has really gone all out in putting up Christmas lights in the Swan Lake.. They've done a fantastic job and it is really a sight to see. Be ready for a little wait if you go do the drive thru. Traffic...More

Thank Rudolph S
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Swan Lake is Beautiful any time of the year, especially in the Spring! But it is also very beautiful during the Holiday Season for Christmas; beautiful Christmas lights and displays! Check it out this Christmas Season! People come from miles and miles to see the...More

3  Thank missionperu
Reviewed 4 November 2016

There is so much to see as you walk around Swan Lake. Bring a camera! Lots of beautiful Swans, turtles, ducks and more!

Thank Paula T
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megan b
17 October 2017|
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Response from BIGALKELLY | Reviewed this property |
sorry i dont know the prices try calling the admin office
28 March 2017|
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Response from Dawnella66 | Reviewed this property |
Hi you dont have to walk the entire park to be able to enjoy some of it. As you go in the entrance there is a nice pond and places to sit and enjoy the scenery through out the park..you could stay as long or as short as you... More
Madelyn J
3 October 2016|
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Response from Mariln A | Reviewed this property |
Memorial Day wknd is our Iris Festival. Beautiful florets and swans are very visible.