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Angel Oak Tree

3688 Angel Oak Rd, Johns Island, SC 29455-3300
+1 843-559-3496
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This oak tree was massive! Not long tour, but amazing at how BIG this tree is! The tour is self... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2017
This tree is unbelievable!

If ever in the area it would definitely be worth the time to stop by and see the ENORMOUS Tree... read more

Reviewed 24 January 2017
Shelby, North Carolina
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3688 Angel Oak Rd, Johns Island, SC 29455-3300
+1 843-559-3496

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Reviewed 25 January 2017

This oak tree was massive! Not long tour, but amazing at how BIG this tree is! The tour is self guided around the tree. Small gift shop, but very friendly folks manning it. Watched a lady make the reed baskets and that was very interesting....More

Thank lazyacres11892
Reviewed 24 January 2017

If ever in the area it would definitely be worth the time to stop by and see the ENORMOUS Tree. Words can't really do justice to the size of this tree. It is not somewhere I would plan to spend a few hours or anything...More

Thank RCToby
Reviewed 23 January 2017

This is one of those sights that helps put everything back in perspective. Perhaps not so much for children, but as an adult, I found it quite moving. The caretakers are attentive and happy to share some history with those willing to lend an ear....More

Thank Cabinum
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The Angel Oak is a must. We don't go every trip but while in the Charleston area we try to stop by every other year. The tree just gets better and better. One tip no need to park on the road there is a large...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This is a free site and worth a stop. The tree is huge. When you first see it, you may think it is not all one tree. Look close and you will realize that it is. It is about 500 years old. Great for photography...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Angel Oak is one of the oldest trees in the country. Its sprawling branches span the entire site. People are there to ensure that the tree is properly respected and to answer any questions. It's a bit of a drive to see a tree,...More

Thank cweaver15
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This tree is purported to be 400 years old-it will not make it many more years without some protection. There are signs all around the tree saying "please do not sit, lean, etc on the tree." It is old and delicate yet people ignore the...More

Thank Traveldiva36
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We went there shortly after opening at 9:15 AM. It was a much more pleasant experience than when I had seen this historical tree many years ago where children were climbing all over it and parents were not watching their kids and very disrespectful of...More

Thank vafedor
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This tree is gorgeous and a free attraction that everyone should stop by and see! It is unique and fun.

Thank lvanclief
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Very large tree. Too large to photograph the whole tree in one picture even from a 100 feet away. Small parking lot so best to go on a weekday.

Thank Henry H
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Ashley E
28 June 2017|
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Response from Kate B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are picnic tables next to the tree along with restrooms.
Brandie G
16 June 2017|
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Response from WilliamDeetz | Reviewed this property |
yes you can take photos
Allison B
29 May 2017|
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Response from kevin28_1962 | Reviewed this property |
Gee, as you can see there is no fee, it's literally free, to see this tree, take it from me!