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Augsburg Japanese Garden
Name:Augsburg Japanese Garden 



 
Alternate Name:Augsburg Botanical Garden 
Address:Botanischer Garten, Dr.-Ziegenspeck-Weg 10 
Mailing Address: 
City:Augsburg 
State:Bavaria 
Postal Code:D-86161 
Country:GERMANY 
Latitude/Longitude:lat=48.34884; long=10.92066
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Phone:(0)821-3246038 
Fax:(0)821-3246050 
E-Mail:afgn.stadt@augsburg.de 
Contact: 
Designer(s):Dr. Kondoh, Mr. Enomoto, Yoshikuni Araki 
Contruction Date:1984 
Public/Private:PUBLIC 
Hours:9am - 6pm; open until 9pm in the summer. 
Admission:?? 
Added to JGarden:10/18/2001 
Last Updated:9/4/2004 
Sources:Christian Laugwitz; official CD-Rom issued by the garden office. 
JGarden Description:At 4,200 square meters, this is said to be the largest Japanese garden in Europe.

In 1985, the Augsburg Garden Expo was held east of the city near the botanical gardens. The Hyogo-ken sister city sponsored the construction of a new garden in conjunction with the expo. The design is for a grove of European beech trees. The design emphasizes the planes of site rather than the location of features. 




Eternity
And the pine trees on Tortoise Hill
Reflected in the clear waters
Of the palace pond

  visitor to Kameyama Palace
  1276

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