Japanese Garden, Central Park - San Mateo, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hotshoe
N 37° 33.718 W 122° 19.317
10S E 559883 N 4157432
Quick Description: One of the finest tea gardens in California
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 10/12/2008 1:33:52 PM
Waymark Code: WM4Y3N
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member J.A.R.S.
Views: 27

Long Description:
Designed by Nagao Sakurai of the Imperial Palace, Tokyo, this large garden features the teahouse, a koi pond, bamboo grove, and a granite pagoda. The paved paths are wheelchair accessible. Many of the specimen trees have identifying labels, as part of the San Mateo Arboretum.

It's open to the public from 10AM - 4PM weekdays, 11AM -4PM weekends. There is no admission charge. Plenty of free parking is available on city streets surrounding Central Park.
Name: Japanese Tea Garden

Location (specific park it is located within): Central Park

City: San Mateo

Designer: Nagao Sakurai

Date of Creation: 1966

Fees: Not Listed

Garden Website: Not listed

Parking Coordinates: Not Listed

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