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This picturesque destination is located in Fairmount Park, two blocks from the Please Touch Museum. Escape to Japan by touring the house and garden, feeding the koi fish in the pond and viewing ikebana flower arrangements. Look for the “Shofuso Waterfall” fusuma murals by famed contemporary Japanese artist Hiroshi Senju. $8-$12, children under 5 free. Open W-Su (April-December).