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A little known park that would make a lovely afternoon outing, a place to read or paint a venue for... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
A Step Into a Quiet World.

It's hard to believe that a walk through a garden can take you to a calm, quiet place, but this... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Cliff Z
Mishawaka, Indiana
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

A little known park that would make a lovely afternoon outing, a place to read or paint a venue for an intimate wedding.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

It's a pretty park, but there isn't much to do. My kids like to walk through, but they are ready to go after about 8 minutes. They enjoy running across the bridge that matches the one at the public library.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

It's hard to believe that a walk through a garden can take you to a calm, quiet place, but this garden proves it. Your pace slows, your eyes take in simple surroundings, your mind relaxes. If you need more time to unwind, rest a while...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Cliff Z
Reviewed 22 July 2018

The walk through the Shiojiri Niwa was a real eye opener , the park adventure was just breath taking and we really enjoyed every minute of our walk !

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Terry H
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This garden was built by the Lions Club to honor their Japanese sister city. Traditional laid out by master Japanese gardeners. PLEASE though respect the park. Do not allow kids to run through the raked stone rivers. Someone for example stole two bronze bridge decorations...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Pilot645
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This is a one of a kind place. Perfect for weddings or pictures. Its just lovely and peaceful relaxing place.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Teana F
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful place to come and take pictures. Often on Saturdays it is reserved for Weddings! Worth a visit!

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is a great treasure in Mishawaka. A traditional Japanese garden with a dry stream, a traditional bridge and landscaping. A great place to watch the seasons pass.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank josephecooper
Reviewed 26 August 2017

My friends and I visited this garden recently. It is not very large and it seems fairly old but interesting. If you go online and read the history of the garden I think it means a lot more. It is close to the Riverwalk in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank debbwym
Reviewed 21 June 2017

my 3 sisters & I went here to take have pictures taken to surprise our mom- it was such a nice relaxing time- and quiet enough we could still be silly-

Date of experience: May 2017
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yes just remember a back for any deposits you dog may gift you with.