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Japanese Tea Garden

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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
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Reviewed yesterday

[Warning: Young adults from Central Florida in for vacation] This place is much larger than it looks. We weren’t able to enter during a ‘free admission day’ (which there are many of) but there were plenty of people during our Thursday visit; yet there were...More

Thank Pyra-Danny
Reviewed 3 days ago

The tea garden is a fenced area in Golden Gate park. You need to pay to enter the garden. The garden, trees, houses and bridges in the garden are beautiful.

Thank Glenn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here with family who were visiting and had a great time. We ended up taking a free 1 hour "City Guides" tour of the gardens, which made the experience that much better. Highly recommend coordinating with one of these tours if you can....More

2  Thank StarbuckB
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was better than my memories. Serene, lush, perfectly groomed gardens . Go to sweet tea room have a pot of green tea for under $ 6.00. Nice❣️ Admission $ 9 adults, $6 senior (65 +) $4 kids

Thank Paula I
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful space. But very hard to enjoy in a busy weekend. Was hoping for a more peaceful setting, and time to enjoy the space, especially when an entry fee is charged

Thank Jocelyn B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a bit disappointed with the japanese Tea Gardens. Yes, they are beautiful. But there was not much to see. I think I spent 20 minutes walking around and taking photos, and then said, what else is here? So, it is a brief escape...More

Thank tracys1202018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a great park for sure! It’s cute and peacefull! But 10 bucks for 15-20 minutes of walking around...! Too high! (It’s 6$ for resident of SF) the most beautifull basement is not in good shape... moisture and paint proof the years.. need love! But...More

Thank Guillaume V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We managed to make our way to the gardens by bus - the stop was on the main road just across from. The park and a short walk away. Once inside the gardens not only was it beautiful it was tranquil and such a change...More

Thank Anita D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

such a clam relaxing and beautiful spot. wish we spent more time here as it is so clam. i would recommend going early to have more time there

Thank Shanna s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have always loved this garden, going back to my internship year in SF in the mid 80's. Its gotten more crowded, as has most of SF, but its still absolutely lovely and can inspire serenity, reminding us to breathe and be present. Go visit.

Thank drpaulDallas
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Lorraine G
July 27, 2018|
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Response from opaguioth | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think so!
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bortolonicarlo
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
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BethRossi
February 24, 2018|
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Response from Paul H | 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
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