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Anderson Japanese Gardens will be open on Mother’s Day, this Sunday, May 11. The gardens will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., with complimentary admission for mothers.
Admission to the gardens is $8 for adults, $7 for seniors (62 years and older), $6 for students, and children 5 and younger are admitted free. Memberships are available for individuals, seniors and families. For more about memberships and programming, call (815) 229-9390.
Anderson Japanese Gardens is one of the highest-quality Japanese gardens in North America. Inspired by calm and tranquility, this 12-acre award-winning landscape is composed of koi-filled ponds, winding pathways, gentle streams, plunging waterfalls, raked gravel gardens, beautifully trained pines, and more. Master craftsmanship and 16th-century traditional architecture are found throughout.
For a complete schedule of events and programming, visit www.andersongardens.org. Anderson Japanese Gardens is a qualified 501 (c)(3) organization.
Posted May 8, 2014