Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden

Interesting
The city built the Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden in 1967 (Nikka Yuko means "Japan-Canada friendship"). It is a wonderfully serene place where visitors can gain an appreciation for traditional Japanese landscape architecture. When Canada declared war on Japan in 1941, about 22,000 Japanese-Canadians living on the West Coast were placed in internment camps in central British Columbia and Alberta, although in many cases they were Canadian citizens. About 6,000 of these Japanese-Canadians were sent to Lethbridge, where they chose to remain after the war

Useful information

Adresse : 

Henderson-Lake-Park - Mayor-Magrath Dr.

Phone:

+1 403-328-3511

Price:

8 $

Opening hours

mid May - mid Oct: 9am-5pm

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