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Visitors are welcome! Enjoy the gardens at your leisure or a guided tour of the church. Reservations required for groups of 10+.
Tours are 11:30 AM and 3:00 PM Tuesdays to Saturdays. Tours are $5 per person (children and students free) which includes a guidebook of either the Gardens or the Monastery. Please note that there are no tours on Sundays and Mondays.
Visitor's Center and gift shop will be closed the morning of August 8, 2015 due to a funeral and will reopen at 1 PM. There will be the scheduled 3 PM tour.
Tuesday - Saturday: 9am - 4pm
Sunday: 1pm - 3pm
The Store is closed on Christmas, Thanksgiving, and Easter.
Once a month, on a Friday, the monks have a day of total silence and solitude. They call these the “Desert Days” and no tours of the monastery are given on these days. However, the Visitors’ Center/Gift Shop and the gardens are open. The Desert Days for 2015 are: May 8, June 5, July 3, Aug. 7, Sept. 4, Oct. 2, and Nov. 6.
Mepkin Abbey Store
1098 Mepkin Abbey Rd.
Moncks Corner, SC 29461
843 761-8509 (ask for store)
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