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Fujita Memorial Japanese Garden

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

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Lovely Japanese garden

Visited this garden in May 2016, and enjoyed the two levels of the garden. The upper part has a tea house and topiary around a lawn. The lower part has waterfalls and streams as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this garden in May 2016, and enjoyed the two levels of the garden. The upper part has a tea house and topiary around a lawn. The lower part has waterfalls and streams as well as another tea house. There is a most unusual zig zag bridge and a truly impressive waterfall. Recommend a visit if you are in Hirosaki.

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Nice, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

To visit while you are at the castle park ... Once you are around the Sakura tunnel it s very near ... Peaceful and very very clean ...30 mns to visit with a beautiful waterfall ... I liked it :)

Thank Eddy M
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

We were expecting to see nice Japanese garden landscape but were rather disappointed as we did not find anything special about it. We are unlikely to revisit.

1 Thank karenLHK
Sydney, Australia
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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.

Thank Peter J
England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 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 

1 Thank Englandsscout
Sydney, Australia
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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.

Thank gaschmon
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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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