527 Ezra Rust Drive Saginaw, Michigan 48601
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The Japanese Cultural Center, Tea House, and Gardens of Saginaw is revered as one of the most authentic Japanese Gardens in all of North America, and the ONLY authentic tea house in the midwest. We offer occasional classes in traditional Japanese arts. In addition to language tutoring, you can learn origami (paper folding), bonsai (nurturing dwarfed plants), and calligraphy (Japanese script as fine art). Our traditional sukiya (rustic) style teahouse is situated on 3 acres of gardens on the banks of Lake Linton.
Tea ceremonies are held on every Saturday of each month at 2:00 pm. And on the 2nd Saturday of the month through November to March weather permitting. This location is a very unique place for a wedding ceremony and photos; also has a small gift area. The garden is open April 1st through October 31st from 12:00-4:00 PM.
May 15, 2021
Beautiful Saturday afternoon to stroll through the garden and check out the geese and wildlife Not a long stop but worth pulling in for half an hour or so
Aug 30, 2019
I had a very lovely experience at the Japanese Cultural Center and Tea House. We went on the 2nd Saturday of the month for the Traditional Tea Ceremony that...