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Anderson Japanese Gardens

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The gift shop at Anderson Japanese Gardens has glass and ceramic items, wreaths, authentic Japanese tea pots, night lights and candles, wind chimes, stone garden lanterns, chocolates, Momiji dolls and accessories, puzzles and toys.

Meeting Amenities
  • Admission: Weekdays: Adults $12 | Seniors (62+) $11 | Students and Military $10 | Children age 5 and under FREE Weekends & Holidays: Adults $13 | Seniors (62+) $12 | Students and Military $11 | Children age 5 and under FREE
  • Hours: (Hours subject to change)
    Gardens and Gift Shop: May through mid-November - Monday-Friday 9:00am-6:00pm | Saturday-Sunday 9:00am-5:00pm | Gardens closed mid-November through April, Fresco open year-round - Monday-Friday 8:00am-2:00pm, Saturday and Sunday 8:00am-3:00pm
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  • Brief History/Description: Anderson Japanese Gardens is located on a twelve acre site which contains an authentic Japanese pond-strolling garden, as well as the Garden of Reflection- a contemporary garden with a strong Japanese influence. Guests may also view a Sukiya guest house, tea house and gazebo, stone lanterns, waterfalls, and a tradition Japanese gate. It is rated the highest quality Japanese garden in North America and is the most unique and beautiful venue to a host a wide variety of events. Whether you choose the Outdoor Pavilion, the Guest House, the Gallery, or the Dining Room, your event will be long remembered.
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Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Description In our hectic and stressful world, Anderson Japanese Gardens opens minds to a different culture while offering guests a place of peace and tranquility where they will find healing, renewal, inspiration, and a re-energized soul. Take your meetings, retreats, conferences, and company parties out of your office and banquet halls and into the unique environment of one of the highest rated Japanese gardens in the world. When you host your guests in one of our various venues in the Garden, you will leave a lasting impression on them.
  • Total Sq. Ft. 4831
  • Number of Rooms 3
The Dining Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1850
  • Width: 21
  • Length: 83
  • Height: 16
  • Theater Capacity: 185
  • Classroom Capacity: 150
  • Banquet Capacity: 150
  • Reception Capacity: 150
The Gallery
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 380
  • Width: 17
  • Length: 23
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 75
  • Classroom Capacity: 75
  • Banquet Capacity: 60
  • Reception Capacity: 75
The Pavilion
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2601
  • Width: 51
  • Length: 51
  • Height: 15
  • Theater Capacity: 260
  • Classroom Capacity: 120
  • Banquet Capacity: 70
  • Reception Capacity: 260