Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden

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Mizumoto Hours

The Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden is temporarily closed. The garden is scheduled to reopen on Wednesday June 17, at 10 AM.

New Hours: Wed-Sun 10am - 7pm
Closed: Mon & Tues.

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The oldest attraction at the Springfield Botanical Gardens, the 7.5 acre, Mizumoto Japanese Stroll garden was created in 1985 and includes a large koi lake, moon bridge, meditation garden, tea house and traditional Japanese garden landscaping.


Tours & Rentals


Private Tours, Japanese Garden Pavilion Rentals and rentals for Weddings are available: 417-891-1515 or visit our rental page.
Walkway and Bridge Surrounded by Trees

Admission Fees


  • Adults - $4
  • Children 3-12 yrs - $2
  • Free admission for kids age 2 and under; as well as members of Friends of the Garden, Springfield Sister Cities Association, and American Horticulture Society (reciprocal admission program.)
Gardens are maintained by the Friends of the Garden Japanese Gardening Group and Park staff. Gardens are supported by the Springfield Sister Cities Association Isesaki Committee.