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Kubota Garden, Seattle

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  • August 14, 2017
    We visited Kubota Garden this morning. It is a beautiful spot and is very quiet and restful. There is no admission charge. We wandered around for about and hour and were impressed by the trees, flower...  more »
  • August 12, 2017
    I have seen such great pictures of this place but I have never driven down to check it out. First suggestion is visit during spring early summer with 50+ days of sun when we visited nothing great to s...  more »
  • August 3, 2017
    This surprising green oasis is beautifully landscaped and divided into sections by theme. Waterfalls, trees, flowers, ferns, an overlook all add up to an interesting visit. Stay on paths for an easy w...  more »
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  • June 29, 2017
    This place is so beautiful. The paths are well taken care of and the landscape is incredible. I love all the flowers and trees that seem to endlessly flow together. There is a great space to hold small events that is quiet and high stop one of the areas. It's great for long walks or to bring kids to for exploring.
  • April 27, 2017
    Whenever travelling I always look for a local Japanese garden for a bit of peaceful solitude. I was recently visiting Seattle to get away for some soul searching. Finding the Kubota Garden was like finding a diamond in the Emerald City. I've visited several gardens across the United States and I must say that this is one of my favorites. No fancy buildings, tea houses, or Japanese architecture. Instead you find yourself getting lost in the actual garden...after all, that is what it is. Meandering trails and paths, water features, waterfalls, flowering bushes, and manicured lawns. Absolutely breathtaking. One of the best in the nation.
  • March 14, 2017
    This place is awesome. Meg & found it online & decided to check it out. What a beautiful masterpiece of engineered nature. It reminds me of the parks in central Tokyo but here a greater density of life forms enchants the landscape with a magical wonderful & interesting experience. The life long work of a master gardener, rest his soul. Definitely worth exploring more!
  • April 3, 2017
    Absolutely beautiful, hidden paradise, on the edge of the city. Wear good shoes, bring your camera and enjoy. If you come with kids or drinks, just know that the only bathrooms are located near the front entrance and art port-a-potties, often without toilet paper. Had to "rescue" a mom with packet of kleenex the other day. Other than that, it really is stunning.
  • May 28, 2017
    Looks good in general, has beautiful flowers, has interesting zoning. Ponds look a bit nasty, not much of decor for Japanese garden. Location is just terrible. Bike and pedestrian trail from Link station goes through someone‚Äč's back and then gets lost in nowhere, very far from the entrance to the garden.

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