Surround yourself with nature in an outdoor setting that inspires the mind & energizes the soul.
A visit to Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford, Illinois provides an unforgettable experience for guests of all ages.
GARDEN OPEN DAILY
May 1- October 31
Mon-Fri: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Sat & Sun: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
DAILY ADMISSION RATES
Seniors (62+) $8.50
Children 5 Y.O. & Under Free
FRESCO at THE GARDEN
Serving breakfast & lunch daily
FRESCO IS OPEN DAILY, YEAR-ROUND
Reservations Available: 815.316.2256
Mon – Fri: 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sat & Sun: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Anderson Japanese Gardens is recognized as one of the premier Japanese gardens in North America. Your membership provides vital financial support that helps us maintain the Garden to world-class quality standards and to offer first-class cultural programming and special events.
Tai Chi is a combination of slow, graceful exercizes that enhance mental focus, relaxation and physical alignment while building leg strength, endurance and stability. Classes range from easy to moderate depending on your abilities. Sessions are led by Craig Westlund. Craig has been studying traditional Asian martial arts for years with experience in Karate, Jujutsu, Kobudo, Shuai, Chiao, Sanshou, Xing yi quan, Bagua zhang, Tai Chi Chuan, and Qigong. For more information or to register, contact Craig at firstname.lastname@example.orgFind out more »
Anderson Japanese Gardens in 2017: A Year in Review Tim Gruner (Rockford, IL) | Garden Curator & Head of Horticulture Join Tim has he discusses the "insider's view" of Anderson Japanese Gardens. He will look back at the many factors that influenced the Garden over the last twelve months. and share the routine and not-so-routine, from winter to fall, weather patterns and their impact on the Garden.Find out more »