Japanese Friendship Garden

2215 Pan American Rd. E.
San Diego, CA 92101- Map It
(619) 232-2721

AAA Editor Notes

Japanese Friendship Garden, in Balboa Park at 2215 Pan American Rd. E., just n.e. of Spreckels Organ Pavilion, includes a small entry garden, the Exhibit House, a koi pond, and a traditional sand and stone garden. An observation deck overlooks the canyon. Guided Upper and Lower Level tours are available. Guided tours are available. Food is available.
$8; $7 (ages 65+ and students and military with ID); free (ages 0-6). Guided tour free with admission. Combination and multiday tickets are available with participating Balboa Park attractions.
Hours: Daily 10-4:30. Last admission 1 hour before closing. Guided tours depart Sat.-Sun.; phone ahead to confirm schedule. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving and Christmas.