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Pagoda & Oriental Garden

265 W Tazewell St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1209
+1 757-622-0506
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Most beautiful!

The site of the Pagoda has a rich history and the gardens are exquisite complete with ponds and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pensacola, Florida
Peaceful park

We enjoyed walking around the Pagoda and garden. The area is very well kept and has many... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bel Air, Maryland
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265 W Tazewell St, Norfolk, VA 23510-1209
+1 757-622-0506

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The site of the Pagoda has a rich history and the gardens are exquisite complete with ponds and waterfalls.

Thank laurabender
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed walking around the Pagoda and garden. The area is very well kept and has many traditional Japanese features. It was quiet and peaceful with not many people here early in the morning on a Monday. There is plenty of 2 hour free street...More

1  Thank TravelKat21
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Beautiful , off the beaten path, setting for a wonderful lunch, afternoon tea or fabulous dinner! The pond is amazing!

1  Thank Kim M
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Went there to look at battleship. Beautiful place to walk around. Very well maintained. Would recommend spending a few minutes there.

1  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I went there opening week with a friend who is also a food blogger and we got there, sat at the top outside and the view was absolutely beautiful however the hostess apparently didn't notify the server we were even up there. We tried flagging...More

2  Thank Danielle H
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Right garden behind the USS Wisconsin. Beautiful little Japanese garden with many interesting plants, fountains, and multiple places to sit for a peaceful rest. There is a restaurant in the pagoda, which I did not go to, but did smell the food as the prepared...More

Thank Jesita66
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Live music.. small bar in the outside... good for pictures.. was def worth stoping by.. next to the musuem you can stop by and kill two birds in one stone

Thank westyyal
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I am one of those strange pokemon players you may see out at the Pagoda. I have long enjoyed the beauty of the coy fish, the little birds that dot the trees, and the bamboo at the entrance. It is a great site for pictures,...More

Thank Kyrieanne
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

You need to check this place out. Beautiful gardens and Koi Pond enhance the authentic Pagoda apparently built and donated to Norfolk by Thailand. Ted and Drucker Papafil of The Norfolk Grill and Norfolk Catering Company have just reopened the Tea Room, adding a full...More

Thank Jim T
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

I was just walking around the city and shore line, when this place came up! Peaceful spot close to city. Rare plants, ponds etc. Restaurant wasn't open so cant comment that...

Thank Santero70
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23 May 2017|
Response from Jim T | Reviewed this property |
yes, plenty