Visitors of all ages can explore the Garden, its history and meanings through a wide variety of fun and enriching activities, including guided and self-guided tours, mahjong, tai chi, calligraphy, musical performances, art shows, tea tastings, and lectures.

Music in the Teahouse

Listen to the Portland Orchids and Bamboo Chinese Ensemble perform traditional Chinese music every Sunday and Thursday in the Teahouse.

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Bloom Guide Walk

Discover the Garden in bloom as the Garden’s horticulture staff leads a tour of the Garden focused on the monthly What’s Blooming? guide.

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The Scholar's Art

Every Wednesday, see Dr. Jiyu Yang discuss and demonstrate the classical Chinese art forms of poetry and calligraphy in the Garden’s Teahouse. Bring home your favorite poem in beautiful calligraphic script. A collection of precious stone seals are also on display.

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Chinese New Year

In anticipation of large crowds, particularly on the weekends, we encourage you to purchase your tickets ahead of time online.

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