Visitors are welcome! Enjoy the gardens at your leisure or a guided tour of the church. Reservations required for groups of 10+.
»more info »map & directions
Mepkin Abbey Gardens
Mepkin Abbey Crèche Festival
Make plans to attend the 2011 Crèche Festival in Nov. & Dec.
Try Our Delicious Drizzzle
"Concocted with just the right blend of tanginess, tartness, and sweetness, this versatile fruit juice syrup is the perfect topper to roasted pork loin, grilled duck breast, brie, and yes, even waffles, pound cake, and lemon sorbet."
— Charleston Magazine
The Monks at Mepkin Abbey
Order “Finding Bethlehem”
Combing the historical significance of the Christmas Nativity with the diversity of cultures and artists that have interpreted it through the ages, "Finding Bethlehem" guides you thoughtful commentaries of theologians and collectors alike, to artist statements and the voices of "behind-thes-scenes" participants in the Festival, the book explores the spiritual and artistic meaning of the Nativity.
Order Online Now