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Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix



Tuesday to Sunday

9 AM - 4 PM

Last admission 30 minutes prior to closing

Address: 1125 N. 3rd Avenue, Phoenix, Az 85003

Phone​: (602) 274-8700


Adults: $10 / $12 at gate

Seniors: $8 / $10 at gate

Students: $7 / $9 at gate

Military: $7 / $9 at gate

Youth (ages 7-17): $7 / $9 at gate

Children (ages 0-6): Free

Advanced admission purchased online is strongly encouraged, admission sold at the gate is subject to availability and increased rates.

Please note, General Admission is not available for purchase during events or exhibits.


A Beautiful, Serene, Japanese Garden

Within the Heart of Downtown Phoenix

Upcoming Events

Take a look at what exciting cultural experiences are coming to The Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix!

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International Tea Exhibit

Tea lovers and cultural enthusiasts alike are invited to experience an immersive and educational event featuring authentic tea ceremonies and presentations from Japan, Korea, and China, alongside local tea vendors with unique tea selections! 

Experience Japanese New Year Traditions

Join us in Celebrating New Year's the Japanese way, with mochitsuki, mochibana, and kadomatsu demonstrations occurring throughout the day!

All workshops are included with Admission (Dec.16th, 10am - 1:30pm.

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Annual Bonsai & Pottery Exhibit

This exhibit highlights the beauty of Bonsai, with special showcases and displays from the many members of Phoenix Bonsai Society.

Shop one-of-a-kind pieces from local pottery artists and learn about the craftsmanship and technique from the artists themselves!

Umami Workshop - Exploring Japanese Cuisine

Join us for a culinary experience that delves into the heart of Japanese cuisine – the ‘umami’ flavor. Enjoy a dynamic workshop, divided into two parts, each lasting 30-40 minutes, totaling 1.5 hours. Additionally, you can explore our captivating Bonsai & Pottery Exhibit on the same day as this event at no additional cost! 

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Even more events and workshops are available on our Events and Workshops page.

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Show Your Support for the Garden

Show your support buy purchasing a tribute lantern during this year's annual campaign, and come and view it through December and January.


Host Your Next Event with Us

The perfect space for a corporate or non-profit event

Wedding at the Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix

Event Rentals

Host your event at the Japanese Friendship Garden! Our serene Garden is available for you to enjoy on a special day. Book your elopement, engagement, wedding, corporate event and more in our unique and tranquil space!

Photo Shoots

Take your photos at the Japanese Friendship Garden! Our serene Garden is available for various photoshoots and is the perfect backdrop for graduation, engagement, family and wedding photo sessions. Book today!

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Expand Your Garden Knowledge

Expand your knowledge of Japanese Garden design, concepts, construction, and Japanese history and culture by exploring articles on our Keijiban.

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A Guide To Explore
The Living Art of Rohoen 

Learn about the Japanese Friendship Garden's design concepts, history, and more!


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