Como Ordway Memorial Japanese Garden

1325 Aida Pl. St. Paul, MN 55103

The design for this 1-acre garden was a gift from the people of Nagasaki, Japan to its sister city, St. Paul. The traditional Japanese garden (next to Como Park Conservatory) features pagoda dogwoods, Korean lilacs and Japanese yews arranged around a waterfall and a large pond. Foliage plants set off carved stone lanterns, bamboo gates and a traditional tea house, where ceremonies are performed. $1 for adults, 50 cents for seniors and youth.

Nature center/zoos
Public gardens