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BEE CITY is just a stone’s throw from the beautiful Edisto River just three miles north of Givhans State Park on Hwy. 61, near Givhans, between Summerville, SC and Walterboro, SC

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Our PETTING ZOO has become quite an attraction. Our petting zoo consists of domestic and exotic animals, which include deer, monkeys, lemurs, wallabies, alpacas and llamas.

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Our NATURE CENTER features snakes from South Carolina as well as lizards, turtles, frogs & alligators. It’s an enjoyable educational experience for every age, young and old.

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September – May

Friday & Saturday

9AM – 6PM

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June – July – August

Tue-Wed-Thur  9AM – 5PM

Fri & Sat  9AM – 6PM

Field Trips Scheduled Week Days ALL YEAR!

Call 843-835-5912 To Schedule

Special Extra Days for Christmas, New Years & Spring Break

Thursday,December 26th, 2013 Thursday, January 2nd, 2014 April 15th, 16th, and 17th, 2014

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We focus on educating the public on the importance of honeybees. You can schedule a FIELD TRIP with a group of 15 or more or just visit on your own. Our classroom contains beekeeping equipment and learning materials, as well as a glass observation bee hive. Get a close look at the workers, drones, and the queen. Call 843-835-5912 To Schedule Schedule Field Trip Here…

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In our CAFE, we serve kid friendly good quality café food. Call Ahead For Faster Take-Out. Special Field Trip Menu Available for groups of 25 or more. See Menu…

  • Picnic Tables Available
  • Kid’s Menu
  • Desserts & Drinks

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Our GIFT SHOP  contains our own locally produced honey, bee pollen, and beeswax. We make our own beeswax skin cream, beeswax hand and body lotion, beeswax lip balm. We also make many beeswax candles and figurines. Some of our specialties include chocolate covered honey, spun honey, and honeycomb.   Order Online Here…

LowCountry BeeKeepers

The LOWCOUNTRY BEEKEEPERS meet here at Bee City the third Thursday of each month, except July. We meet at 7 PM. Call 843-835-5912 for more infomation.


1066 Holly Ridge Ln. Cottageville, SC 29435

Bee City Cafe

We Have A Kid Friendly Menu.  With: Chicken Fingers, Hot Dogs, BBQ Sandwiches, French Fries, Pizza and Wings…