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Beautiful Garden

Well designed garden, quiet, beautiful views, places to sit and let the world flow by, big koi... read more

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New Berlin, Wisconsin
Authentic Japanese Gardens

Delightful gardens, with winding pathways forming a loop. Impressive in summer, the gardens must be... read more

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Bunbury, Australia
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An oasis of tranquility in the city, Seattle Japanese Garden invites visitors to indulge their senses and immerse themselves in quiet beauty. The Seattle Japanese Garden is open from March through November each year. More information on hours at...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1075 Lake Washington Blvd E, Seattle, WA 98112-3755
+1 206-684-4725
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well designed garden, quiet, beautiful views, places to sit and let the world flow by, big koi (well fed by the tourists).

Reviewed 5 days ago

Delightful gardens, with winding pathways forming a loop. Impressive in summer, the gardens must be quite spectacular in autumn when lakes reflect fall colours. Granite lanterns have apparently been a common feature of Japanese gardens since the 16th century; and even earlier represented symbolic offerings...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Entry fee: a bit pricey Ambience: great. You can spent as much as you want and eventhough there is not much to see, the display was great. I just wish that there are more bench to sit and relax on.

Thank drkub
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We, and 19 other family members, spent the first week of July in Seattle to attend the National Special Olympics. We were there to watch our daughter compete in swimming. Between her events, our large group visited many of Seattle’s top tourist attractions. The people...More

Thank BamaFamily5
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Seattle Japanese Garden is a lovely way to enjoy some natural beauty in the middle of Seattle. Along with the Washington Park Arboretum, the Seattle Japanese Garden will thrill your senses and bring a feeling of serenity as you stroll through this urban nature...More

Thank Matthew F
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visit the Japanese Garden often. Is relatively small but is quite lovely. Pretty much anytime from April through October there will be something in bloom. Best to go soon after it opens.

Thank davidbX3193WA
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited in very early May, when many flowers were blooming. Parking was easy and right next to the entrance. We went during the week when there are less people and cars. Senior discounts. The main walking paths are easy, gently rolling and paved. Benches...More

1  Thank loverainsky
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning gardens but very small. There are fish in the ponds and the flowers are beautiful though. Great place to sit on the grass and soak up the sun in beautiful surroundings though.

Thank Carmen181
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends took me to this place during my visit with them. It is very reasonable entry fee - $4 each for seniors - and if time permits, there are plenty of places to sit on a bench and relax, watching the Koi beg for...More

1  Thank Akamum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Outside of the tourist areas in Seattle, this garden is a hidden gem. Easy to get to with a car, but there are buses from Seattle Center. The gardens are well maintained, peaceful and relaxing. The flowers, when we visited, were absolutely stunning! Kids can...More

Thank kabTexas
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20 April 2018|
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Response from stacicooperhoffmann | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Much of this garden is not accessible with a wheelchair
1 January 2017|
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Response from 60sgal | Reviewed this property |
It's pretty at any time of year but best in the spring.
26 July 2016|
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Response from Kathy H | Reviewed this property |
No, cafe or food. We ate at the waterfront.