Japanese Tea Garden in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park

75 Hagiwara Tea Garden Drive, San Francisco



The five-acre garden features “an arched drum bridge, pagodas, stone lanterns, stepping stone paths, native Japanese plants, serene koi ponds and a Zen garden. Cherry blossom trees bloom throughout the garden in March and April.” Hours: March 1 through Oct. 31: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, Nov. 1 through Feb. 28: 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. daily. Cost: Non-residents: Adults, March to Sept.: $12, Oct. to Feb.: $10; Seniors (65-plus): $7; Youth (12-17 years old): $7; Child (5-11-years old): $3. Residents: Adults with photo ID, year-round: $7; Seniors (65-plus): $4; Youth (12-17 years old): $4; Child (5-11-years old): $3.