Shofuso Japanese House & Garden

Fairmount Park

92% of 447 customers recommend

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In a Nutshell

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

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Sep 30, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Services must be used by the same person. Cannot be applied to other programs or services. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Shofuso Japanese House & Garden - Fairmount Park: Admission for Two Adults or Two Adults and Three Children to Shofuso Japanese House & Garden (Up to 45% Off)

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  • $16 for admission for two adults and three children ($29 value)
  • $8 for admission for two adults ($14 value)

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.

Tips

92% of 447 customers recommend

Its just beatiful quite and peaceful! Also great staff
Nilmayrim M. · June 20, 2016
Awesome! Learned so much of the Japenesse culture and home building.
Kathleen · June 18, 2016
Very beautiful place!! I will definitely return!!
Arnita G. · June 5, 2016

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