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Portland Japanese Garden

611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205-5886
+1 503-223-1321
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worth a visit

It was a beautiful and serene place to visit. Had a great experience and loved the great areas they... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Shiba M
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
A must see while in Portland

This is the 2nd time that I have visited the Japanese garden. It is such a beautiful, peaceful... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ithaca, NY
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
611 SW Kingston Ave, Portland, OR 97205-5886
+1 503-223-1321
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Reviewed yesterday

It was a beautiful and serene place to visit. Had a great experience and loved the great areas they have created.

Thank Shiba M
Reviewed yesterday

This is the 2nd time that I have visited the Japanese garden. It is such a beautiful, peaceful place. I would highly recommend visiting while in Portland.

Thank aerponi22
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited the Japanese Garden. Amazingly peaceful and well done. From the moment you pay and walk into the garden it's like being transported to another place. A walking track takes you up to the top to the visitor centre and tea rooms. From there it's...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is easy to find this place it is also located next to Wahington Park. Once you find parking you will be able to walk to the following attraction. It is a place of relaxation and peacefulness. You can hear the birds and the rain...More

Thank Gladys M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A Beautiful garden to visit and spend some time exploring the beauty of it. It worth the couple if hours that you will spend there. Should bring your camera to take a few nice shots. Highly recommended.

Thank TaghreedKareem A
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stunning, relatively extensive Japanese garden, with some new buildings in appropriate style. We particularly loved the bonsai garden on the terrace, and Heavenly Falls

Thank iTravel61
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This garden is a must visit when in Portland but don't forget to utilise the free shuttle bus if you don't fancy the significant climb from the entrance. The shuttle buses are wheelchair accessible but half the garden isn't - a helpful map of the...More

Thank marlpit7
Reviewed 2 days ago

This recently remodeled Japanese Garden is a place of beauty, a place to relax and a place to escape the cares of our modern super-charged world. You should plan on spending at least two hours wandering through the paths of this wonderful garden. My suggestion...More

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 2 days ago

The garden has recently undergone a makeover to it's visitors centre and cafe, and the ticket booth is still a work in progress, but beyond the plant machinery lies a real treat. Ascending the terraces one arrives in an open plaza with several buildings in...More

Thank tabithabex
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a beautiful garden worth your time to see its splendor. Parking can be tough to find but you can find one with persistence. Make sure to see every part of it; it will not take too long, totally worth it. You can get...More

Thank Lizziediamond
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Glenda T
What is in bloom in early August
13 May 2017|
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Response from K J | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately my mind escapes me and I am not sure what the flowers or plants were called.
Glenda T
Is there transportation from Amtrak station to the gardens.
13 May 2017|
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Response from Susan C | Reviewed this property |
Unsure of the route, but there are Trimet/MAX trains, bus, & trolley routes that well connect the city pretty much anywhere you need to go. Check the Trimet website for routes.
Maureen C
Is the park dog friendly
23 April 2017|
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Response from JapaneseGardenPDX | Property representative |
Hi Maureen - Great question! The Garden allows service animals, but, unfortunately, does not allow pets. We hope this helps you plan your visit.