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Portland Japanese Garden: Tours & Tickets

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Considered the most authentic Japanese Garden outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is a haven of tranquil beauty in all four seasons. In Spring of 2017, the Garden opened its new Cultural Village, complete with new garden spaces...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205-5886
+1 503-223-1321
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Japanese garden is beautiful at all times of the year and one of my favorite activities in Portland. It is different, but stunning, in every season, offering a wide variety of experiences that have only improved with recent building additions that blend into the...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank sem2go
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The garden was beautiful this time of year. We were lucky to be there on a nice day that wasn’t raining. The garden was very calming and peaceful. Great place to go and have pictures taken.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank jnelmc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The experience of walking through the Japanese gardens tantalizes all of the senses, especially if you are able to eat at the small café there.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small but beautiful traditional Japanese Garden at the edge of the city. Lovely quiet places to explore with our own twist of large evergreen trees separating each space. Enjoy the guided walk as you will learn more about the creation of this garden and therefore...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Kiz D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Transitional Japanese Garden in America. So many spaces to absorb. A photographer's dream. We saw the change of seasons. So beautiful.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 74HeatherL74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love Japanese architecture, garden style, and serenity, this is your place. Bring a nice book, feel free to sit on a bench in the sun and read, or wander around just taking in the beauty. There is no way I can see anyone...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Burningwheels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great assortment of gorgeous trees and shrubs. If you like to walk amidst beautifully laid out paths and see spectacular scenery, go here!

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Pierre E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best trip at the Japanese Botanical Garden the leaves are a must see in the fall. All the colors are spectacular!! This is a must see for anyone

Thank S2810WFcarolt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Portland is known as having one of the best Japanese gardens outside of Japan. Having been to Japan and toured many, I would have to agree. The landscaping, upkeep, peacefulness all are excellent. The addition of the Kengo Kuma designed pavilion make it even better....More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Benwillvv
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two hours at Portland’s Japanese Garden in late October. I was absolutely beautiful and was a highlight of or two and a half days in the city.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Dennis T
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Kimberly C
7 August 2019|
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Response from crpdx2000 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can buy it at the entrance.
19 July 2019|
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Response from JapaneseGardenPDX | Property representative |
Multnomah County Library is now taking reservations for electronic library "Cultural Passes." These, available to Library Card holders, are sent via e-mail, and can then be shown either on a print-out or a mobile device at... More
12 March 2019|
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Response from angelaharse | Reviewed this property |
Honestly gorgeous. We went yesterday and found it breathtaking.