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Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Have the bricks been installed?
A: Bricks will be installed after purchases are complete.

Q: How much do the bricks cost?
A:
4”x8”=$70
8”x8” brick = $140

Q: How much space do I have to engrave?
A: Each line is up to 22 characters in length. The 4x8 brick contains up to a total of 3 lines and the 8x8 brick contains 6 lines. A character includes all letters, punctuation and spaces. Please see our Examples and Photos page for ideas.

Q: Can I specify where my brick goes?

A: Unfortunately we’re unable to accommodate specific location requests. However, there truly isn’t a “bad seat in the house.”

Q: How many bricks am I allowed to purchase?
A: You may purchase as many bricks as you like, however we cannot guarantee that multiple bricks will be placed next to each other.

Q: I want to buy a brick as a gift, but then I won’t have anything to wrap. Ideas?
A: Yes! After making your purchase, print out the gift notice, and wrap it in a box or insert in a card. Your gift will be cherished by your Marine! Download Holiday Gift Notice or Download General Gift Notice.

Q: Where does my money go?
A: Proceeds from the sale of the bricks will be used to support morale, welfare, and recreation services provided to Marines, Sailors, and their families through Marine Corps Community Services.

Q: Can I see a photo of the area?
A: Yes! Click here for a photo.

Q: What about a photo of a brick?
A: Click here for a photo. Please note because bricks are made of natural and man-made materials, the colors can vary slightly from brick to brick.

Q: I still have questions!
A: Please email us or call Monday-Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 843-228-1594 or 843-228-1501.

 
Order A Brick Today!

For $70 (or $140 for 8x8 brick), your name or that of someone you wish to honor, will be engraved on a brick installed aboard historic Parris Island.

 

 

Your brick will forever be a part of United States Marine Corps history.


For more detailed information please call the following at 843-228-1594 or 843-228-1501 Monday through Friday from 0700 (7:00 a.m.) to 1700 (5:00 p.m.).


CLICK HERE to download the order form and e-mail, fax, or mail to the Parris Island Engraving Shop.

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