2215 PAN AMERICAN RD E
SAN DIEGO, CA 92101
Phone: (619) 232-2721
Dog-Friendly: No Kid-Friendly: Yes
Admission: $ 12 – Adults (18+) // $ 10 – Students, Seniors (65+) // Active Duty Military (Must show ID) // Children 6 & under free
HOURS: Monday – Sunday 10:45 am – 4:45 pm // Last Admission 3:45 pm
NOTE: This garden is free on the 3rd Tuesday of every month if you’re a San Diego resident!
The Garden originated as a teahouse during the 1915–16 Panama-California Exposition and now lies on two acres near the Spreckels Organ Pavilion. Along the Garden’s winding paths are a Zen garden for meditation, an exhibit house, koi pond, bonsai exhibit, ceremonial gate, and a Fujidana (wisteria arbor). Weekend classes are offered in sushi making, bonsai, calligraphy, and conversational Japanese.