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Lan Su Chinese Garden

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Opened in fall of 2000, this is the largest Suzhou style garden outside of China.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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239 NW Everett St, Portland, OR 97209-3957
Old Town - Chinatown
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+1 503-228-8131
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I recently visited the Lan Su Chinese Garden and very much enjoyed the experience. The grounds are beautifully crafted and you begin to forget that you are in an urban environment. Admission charges were reasonable. This is a great way to spend...More

Thank irawine
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely gardens. Not overly large, but also don’t charge an insane amount. I really love and appreciate that the offer a family admission price for $28! Also, nearby is a great Moroccan restaurant, the Kasbah. A great treat after garden hopping all day.

Thank babycub2005
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very tranquil retreat while spending time in Portland. The grounds are stunning, and there is a wonderful Dao of Tea Teahouse within the gardens. This location has totally different dishes and tea than some of the other locations and the upstairs overlooks...More

Thank Evan E
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was a wonderful surprise. The floors are stone mosiac and the landscaping is a delight. You travel from outdoor "room" to outdoor room. Small but worth seeing.

Thank Bonnie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you can , take an informative tour of the garden to help you understand the philosophy behind the design. Areas represent stages of medition and insight, windows represent the ability to reflect upon life from various perspectives. The tea house is a unique experience...More

Thank Ofdogsandhumans
Reviewed 1 week ago

Tucked away in Chinatown and near downtown Pearl District it has a distinct other world charm.The 10 $ entrance fee is worth it after a tiring day of shopping and a food cart meal. Though small it is deeply meditative and relaxing to simply sit...More

Thank RamaR428
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are group tours with a tour guide, or you can just walk around and read the written information on the wall or with a tour pamphlet. My friends had lived in China, and were thrilled with the garden.

Thank allgoodcm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rocks here are amazing. When I found out that Portland is the sister city of Suzhou in finally made Sense. This superb and well maintained garden is a series of courtyards, each with a different theme. There is a refined balance of hand crafted...More

Thank Kenneth L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favorite places to drop in for a zen moment. Beautiful, relaxing design. Fragrant with gardenia in the spring. Ponds full of koi and water lilies. One block from the Old Chinatown stop on the Max.

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a unique treasure in Portland! Authentic gardens and tea house. Been here many times and even hosted a private event here.

Thank Mike P
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Jessica C
1 July 2018|
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Response from C B | Reviewed this property |
Street parking and it is not free— not real expensive though.
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slanza
23 June 2018|
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Response from Chinese_Garden | Property representative |
Lan Su has a wheelchair accessible route that travels throughout the garden. Almost every area of the garden can be accessed by those using mobility devices, and benches are available throughout the garden. Restroom are... More
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Richard C
11 April 2018|
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Response from Chinese_Garden | Property representative |
Lan Su Chinese Garden is open year-round (closed on New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day). Please check the garden's website for any updates before planning your visit.
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