Skip to Main Content

San Mateo, California: Japanese Tea Garden

A 5-tier granite pagoda was donated by Tonyonaka, Japan - San Mateo's sister city.

Central Park

Laurel Ave., San Mateo, CA
Intersection with 6th Ave., west side of Laurel Ave. in the park. Near the koi pond.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Japanese Tea Garden

Reports and tips from visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Concrete pagoda and plaque in the San Mateo Japanese Tea Garden.

Japanese Tea Garden

The Japanese Tea Garden, with its park and rose garden, is a great place to roam around on a nice day. In a good area, with loads of restaurants.

[Kelly, 09/04/2019]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Wind Organ and Sonic SculpturesWind Organ and Sonic Sculptures, San Mateo, CA - 2 mi.
Lost Dairy MuralLost Dairy Mural, Burlingame, CA - 2 mi.
Last Stagecoach Hold-Up in San Mateo CountyLast Stagecoach Hold-Up in San Mateo County, Hillborough, CA - 2 mi.
In the region:
Television's First Broadcast Image, San Francisco, CA - 17 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Save Cool Vacation Destinations! ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

California Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Bonnie and Clyde Ambush Museum, Gibsland, Louisiana (May 20-26, 2024)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings