Gorgeous and graceful and a time out of the bustle. Really an unusual experience of beauty and garden.
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This garden is fantastic - so peaceful and interesting. The staff is very helpful, too, and the tea house is a relaxing place to enjoy.
Easy to find. A short walk from our hotel. This is a quiet oasis in Portland. Lovely background music, beautiful landscaping, a lovely little coffeeshop.
This is a little oasis in the middle of a honestly ugly area of town. The garden is larger than you think with several different areas of varying architecture and plantings. They also have free tours and special exhibits/talks on the weekend. Well worth a...More
The Chinese Garden is very small, located in the middle of downtown Portland. When in the garden you don't realize you are in the middle of Portland. The garden admission is $10 per person, which was a little high for the size and amount of...More
So pretty. Worth the $10 admission. Bring your camera. Use the map to read about what each room/area is for. Make sure to get your fortune!
We were lucky enough to join in as tour of this unique area was starting, but there is also a program, and laminated cards to help in flower identification, if there is no docent tour while you are there. The rooms and gardens were constructed...More
You would never know what's inside by just walking by this entire block in Portland. Fabulous Chinese garden with water features and amazing architecture. Ellen (?) was our guide and she was fabulous and funny. There is a tea room on site that we heard...More
We loved our visit to this Chinese garden! It is really just as good as the ones when saw in Suzhou (China). It is said that this is the best traditional Ming style garden outside China and we do fully agree!