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Fujita Memorial Japanese Garden

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Address: 8-1 Kamishiroganecho, Hirosaki 036-8207, Aomori Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 172-37-5525

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The 'Borrowed' landscape

A short walk across the road from Hirosaki Castle and its gardens, this Japanese garden makes good use of Mount Iwaki as 'borrowed' landscape. Well worth a visit if you have time.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2014
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

A short walk across the road from Hirosaki Castle and its gardens, this Japanese garden makes good use of Mount Iwaki as 'borrowed' landscape. Well worth a visit if you have time.

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England, United Kingdom
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117 reviews 117 reviews
15 attraction reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

Watched the gardeners preparing the trees for winter as we entered the garden which was interesting to see. Takes such a long time to prepare them for the snow and learned something new there! Looked into the Western House first, which is nice inside with what looked like a very pleasant coffee shop, but dear me they were selling lots... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

A great turn of the 19th Century house, Jomon period museum and spectacular gardens overlooking Mt Iwate. Definitely worth a visit.

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California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2011

When we first entered the garden it didn't look like much, but then we walked down the hill to the lower garden, which was beautiful. It had small bridges connecting different areas, a waterfall, and a tea ceremony room. Also, the Western house connected to the garden had a very nice cafe, serving all sorts of delicious apple and non-apple... More 

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