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Bee City

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1066 Holly Ridge Lane Cottageville, S.C, Cottageville, SC
+1 843-835-5912
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Quality family time that is hard to get with teenagers!

I have 3 children (22, 19, and 16). It is almost impossible to find something that I can talk... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Amanda N
via mobile
It's bigger on the inside

This has the hard to identify "IT" factor. My family,kids love this place, 2 teen girls and 9... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
via mobile
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An insect town dubbed "The Sweetest Little Town in the World" is where bees live and work in a dollhouse city of tiny, painted wooden buildings.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
1066 Holly Ridge Lane Cottageville, S.C, Cottageville, SC
+1 843-835-5912
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I have 3 children (22, 19, and 16). It is almost impossible to find something that I can talk everyone into doing, but when it comes to Bee City, I don't have to pursued anyone! We ALL look forward to it! The lemurs are our...More

Thank Amanda N
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This has the hard to identify "IT" factor. My family,kids love this place, 2 teen girls and 9 year old son. It's not a multi million dollar cooperate them park and its not big city zoo. What it is, is a cool place to see...More

Thank AJ R
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

I've mixed feelings about Bee City. Firstly its got nothing to do with Bees. The pros: its cheap and alot of fun, feeding some beautiful animals. The aviary is especially fun. The cons: alot of animals seemed miserable, the cages often too small, the pens...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 10 June 2017

It's a short, scenic ride from Summerville. We took our 7 year old twin grandkids and they loved it. Honestly, I usually avoid petting zoos due to the smell. We went on a weekday and luckily it was a cool day. The facility was clean,...More

Thank dennyhouck
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Bee city is rather a unique place which is close to Givhans State Park and the middle of no where outside of Summerville. The exotic animals taken in there and the mosquito spraying has really turned it more into a large petting zoo and educational...More

Thank Happyeats123
Reviewed 9 March 2017

We went to get local honey, because you know it's good for allergies. Took the kids to do the petting zoo. Oh my gosh! What an amazing thing they have there!

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I was recently in the area sighting seeing and visiting Givhans Ferry State Park when I passed the sign for Bee City. After my visit to the State Park, I decided to stop and check-out Bee City. My thoughts as I was driving down the...More

2  Thank AMiller121
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

This is an interactive "zoo" due to the many animals eating treats and food sold in the store for guestd to to feed them. Its in an isolated area north of Charleston. Various types of monkeys, also rabbits, turtles, ostriches, and many more animals. The...More

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

My husband happened by the Bee City signs this week on way to work and goggled it to find it was a petting zoo. Our 8 year old is an animal fanatic. She had so much fun touching and feeding the animals. $7 pp entrance...More

3  Thank freedomspradley
Reviewed 16 January 2017

It's great family entertainment. My grandchildren love it and ask to go back. There is no other place like it that I know of within the coastal area. When I took my Savannah grand daughter, she loved all the animals but especially the monkeys. She...More

1  Thank Glenda B
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2 December 2016|
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Response from Linnie30 | Reviewed this property |
According to the website, they are open on weekends only January - April, 9am-6pm. They usually post any special holiday hours on the site, and may open during spring break. I would check the website every month or so for... More
LeeAnne L
7 September 2016|
Response from Dalee T | Reviewed this property |
. It is open year round.
25 March 2016|
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