The best of both worlds.
Kyu Furukawa Gardens seamlessly blends characteristics of Western and Japanese gardens.
The Taisho-era estate features a British-style mansion and rose garden, designed by British architect Josiah Condor, and a Japanese strolling garden, designed by Jihei Ogawa.
Kazuko Morio is a member of the Garden Society of Japan and a Japan Gardening Society-certified garden designer. She is also a licensed national guide-interpreter. She lectures and provides walking tours to Japanese gardens. Her clients include garden enthusiasts, international students and tour guides. The Club Member discussed her passion for Japanese culture in the October 2021 issue of INTOUCH.
2-1-2 Azabudai, Minato-ku