The Japanese Garden at the Tillman Water Reclamation Plant

6100 Woodley Ave.
Van Nuys, CA 91406- Map It
(818) 756-8166

AAA Editor Notes

The Japanese Garden at the Tillman Water Reclamation Plant, 6100 Woodley Ave., is a water-treatment facility highlighted by a 6.5-acre Japanese garden. Paths wind by lakes and among dichondra lawns, bonsai trees and decorative stones. The garden features a tea house, a zigzag bridge and stone lanterns. Guided 75-minute tours of the garden include an overview of the treatment plant. Guided tours are available.
$5; $3 (ages 0-12 and 62+).
Hours: Self-guiding tours Mon.-Thurs. 11-4, Sun. 10-4 (weather permitting); last admission 45 minutes before closing. Guided tours depart Mon.-Thurs. at 9:30, 10 and 10:30; reservations are required. Evening tours are given in summer; phone for schedule. Closed major holidays. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.