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Japanese Tea Garden

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:45 PM
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Four-acre refuge in Golden Gate Park featuring Japanese architecture and gardens.
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Golden Gate Park, 75 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr., San Francisco, CA 94117
+1 415-752-4227
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This well designed and carefully maintained 5 acre park within a park will transport you. I recommend taking your time. A slow walk along its gently twisting pathways with plenty of stops just to all around you will give you view after view of aesthetically...More

Thank PaulJR49
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

While small, the garden was a beautiful reminder of what they’re really like in Japan. The ponds, trees, flowers were perfect, and the tea room (open air) was great. They serve small plates in addition to tea, and they even have mochi. Definitely recommend visiting....More

Thank Carmen L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Japanese Tea Garden is one of the many attractions at the Golden Gate Park. Don't go there in a hurry in order to admire each detail of the garden with special attention to the arch bridge which will give you the chance to get...More

Thank jcfacundo
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the exceptional places which visitors must visit. Such a wonderful experience complete with tea and crackers.

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Even with the weekend crowd we felt this was a great experience and worth the price of admission. Every corner is beautiful with flowers, manicured plants, and lovely Japanese structures. Most people understand that the Tea Garden is a place for a calm, peaceful experience...More

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Japanese Tea Garden is one of the lovely features of Golden Gate Park. It is not large and because this type of garden is about quiet contemplation, it helps to go at times when it’s less crowded. Thus, it helps to avoid weekends and...More

1  Thank Zzardvark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very small with a 9 Dollar entrance fee. We found it to be very quaint and relaxing but were also here mid-week during a somewhat overcast and cold-ish day.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My aunt who lives in SF took my friend and I to the Japanese Tea Garden, amazing ! This was my second time but first time for my friend. There is so much beautiful plants and little ponds with huge fish. We had coffees, little...More

Thank Scottishperson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The price of admission may keep one from entering the Japanese Tea Garden, but do enter. There are paths to wander through, pagodas to discover, small fountains to watch, allowing one's thoughts to be calm. A small teahouse offers tea choices and small snacks. A...More

2  Thank lenak63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went at 9.30 am on a monday morning. We didn't realise until we arrived that entry from 9am until 10am was free every Monday, Wednesday and Friday morning. As we entered this very green pretty landscaped garden, we were immediately impressed by it's feeling...More

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Lorraine G
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April 23, 2018|
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Response from Chris C | Reviewed this property |
The tea garden would be a beautiful place to pop the question. Especially on a day where the weather is cooperative. I would recommend staying away from the tea room and look for one of the more remote and beautiful areas... More
February 24, 2018|
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Response from paulhQ4371VQ | Reviewed this property |
Trip Advisor has the wrong address and map shown on here. The Japanese Tea Garden is definitely located in Golden Gate Park, right next to the De Young Museum. The full address is 75 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr, San Francisco... More