Extended First Thursday Hours in 2019!

Exciting news for Seattle Japanese Garden lovers –we’ve extended our free First Thursday hours in 2019! A few years ago we got involved in a popular Seattle tradition, offering free entry to the garden on the first Thursday of each month like many other local museums and galleries. With support from the Arboretum Foundation and Seattle Parks and Recreation these hours have expanded and the garden will be free from 1pm until close on the first Thursday of each month.

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In Color: Burning Bush

With autumn leaves of bright crimson, Euonymus alatus, or burning bush, lights up our Seattle Japanese Garden in fall.  Look for it as days shorten and temperatures cool, and when you visit the garden during maple-viewing.

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Corinne Kennedy