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“Beautiful grounds”
Review of Hopelands Gardens

Hopelands Gardens
Ranked #1 of 23 things to do in Aiken
Certificate of Excellence
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Aiken, South Carolina
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Beautiful grounds”
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Great for families, couples or solo. Beautiful pathways take you around the gardens, flowers, trees & ponds. Lots of birds, turtles, ducks, etc. There are signs telling you what kind of trees, etc you are looking at. Beautiful all year long, around Christmas they cover it in lights & give out hot chocolate & cookies. You can go inside several old buildings: the "doll house" , Horse racing museum, old carriage house etc. During the summer they usually have musical entertainment on the outdoor stage. No admission, I do believe they accept donations but you are NEVER asked for one. Wonderful setting for an outdoor wedding!

Visited December 2013
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English first
Aiken, South Carolina
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Heart of Aiken”
Reviewed 15 April 2014

You might as well not visit Aiken without a visit to Hopeland Gardens -- the heart of Aiken. A beautiful get-away and collection of flower, bushes, trees and water. It is the background for many portraits and weddings.

Visited May 2013
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Steinwenden, Germany
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127 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Hopeland Gardens”
Reviewed 14 April 2014

We always have a wonderful time strolling through the gardens. Love the free parks! Also check out the nearby rose gardens.

Visited May 2013
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Graniteville, South Carolina
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Wonderful”
Reviewed 5 March 2014

Hopeland Gardens have so many kinds of flowers, vines and trees. You can walk around to enjoy. They also have a stage for music entertainment on certain nights of late spring, summer and Christmas.

Visited July 2013
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Cleveland, Ohio
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Absolutley Beautiful~!”
Reviewed 16 January 2014

Peaceful, Beautiful, It was like I had walked into a dream !!! The Turtle pond was entertaining, and the Amplitheater was fabulous!! Our family took beautiful photos here!!

Visited January 2014
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