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Shofuso, Japanese House & Garden

Horticultural Dr and Lansdowne Dr, Philadelphia

Admission to Shofuso, Japanese House & Garden (Up to 56% Off). Three Options Available.

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Highlights

Traditional-style Japanese house and garden features koi pond and structures, showcasing the history of Japanese culture in Philadelphia

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Michelle
1 ratings1 reviews
11 hours ago
Beautiful place... Very Worthy
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cintia
1 ratings1 reviews
13 hours ago
a beautiful day trip to go alone or with family, beautiful and peaceful.
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Bryan
1 ratings1 reviews
18 hours ago
Outstanding
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Zaynab
1 ratings1 reviews
1 day ago
An awesome experience, a nice space to come to for an educational and relaxing time.
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Michelle
3 ratings1 reviews
2 days ago
Beautiful place with kind, knowledgeable staff who are happy to share the amazing history of the building and architecture. I will be back!
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LORI
1 ratings1 reviews
2 days ago
So beautiful. Perfect day.
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Maryanntop reviewer
23 ratings13 reviews1 photos
2 days ago
Peaceful and beautiful ❤️
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Ariel
3 ratings2 reviews
4 days ago
We had such a fun time feeding the Koi and learning!
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About This Deal

  • Shofuso is a 17th century-style Japanese house and nationally-ranked garden that reflects the history of Japanese culture in Philadelphia. Shofuso includes three garden areas, a natural pond stocked with koi, and the largest collection of murals by artist Hiroshi Senju outside of Japan.
  • Adult tickets valid for customers ages 18+; child tickets valid for customers ages 5–17
  • Free admission for children under the age of 5
  • Free parking
  • Shofuso offers free tours to all guest
  • Customers can spend some time outdoors in a socially distanced setting while enjoying the beauty of the pond and gardens.
  • Not wheelchair- or scooter-accessible
  • Not easily accessible to users of walkers, canes, or prosthetics (permitted in the house as long as they have rubber tips or are covered in a soft protective covering to preserve the historic flooring; for more information, please see Title II of the ADA)
  • Shofuso follows guidance from the CDC and the City of Philadelphia to limit the spread of COVID-19. If you have additional questions or any other COVID-19 related inquiries, e-mail info@japanphilly.org
  • Click here to view FAQ and Covid-19 Protocols

Fine Print

Promotional value expires Dec 31, 2021. Amount paid never expires. Limit 3 per person, may buy 2 additional as gift(s). May be repurchased every 90 days. Must use promotional value in 1 visit(s). Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About Shofuso, Japanese House & Garden

Established: 1958
Staff Size: 2–10 people
Average Duration of Services: 30–60 minutes
Pro Tip: Be prepared to remove your shoes. Visitors should wear or bring socks to tour the Japanese House.
Handicap Accessible: No
Parking: Parking lot
Most Popular Attraction/Offering: Feeding the koi fish in the pond.
Recommended Age Group: All Ages

Q&A with Kim Andrews, Executive Director

I'm a first-timer. How do you get me ready for the experience?
Visitors should be prepared to remove their shoes to enter the Japanese House. Bring or wear socks, or we can provide peds.

What is the one feature of your business that you're most proud of?
Shofuso is the embodiment of friendship between Japan and Philadelphia from 1876 to present day.

What’s your favorite part of your job?
Maintaining the Japanese garden to the highest standards.

Is there anything else you want to add that we didn't cover?
We have the third-ranked Japanese garden in North America, according to the Journal of Japanese Gardening.