Listen to traditional Chinese music from students and teachers of Wisdom Arts Academy as you sip tea in the Teahouse.
Music in the Teahouse on Tuesdays features Jim Binkley. Jim Binkley has been playing the Guqin for many years. The Guqin is a plucked Chinese string instrument of the Zither family and has been played since ancient times.
This event requires an order of food or tea in the Teahouse which is located in the Tower of Cosmic Reflection and is accessible with garden membership or admission. Lan Su members receive a 10% discount in the Teahouse. Learn more about membership benefits! »
The Wisdom Arts Academy is a nonprofit organization, dedicated to helping the public to heal the body and mind with arts and education. The Wisdom Arts Academy operates from the holistic health principle that true health and enrichment originate from a balance of physical, mental, and spiritual well-being. Practicing and learning the arts: music, dance, martial arts, and fine arts can help to achieve that balance.With more than 10 years of experience in music lessons, Wisdom Art Academy provides award-winning instruction to its students. Wisdom Art Academy’s instructors are motivated by their love of music and the passion to transfer their knowledge and skills to others so that their creativity and talent can shine.
Before your next visit, download the menu from The Tao of Tea Teahouse. The menu includes several different types of tea including oolong, green, black and white teas; snacks and light meals; and information of how the styles of tea service highlight the taste of each blend.
Lan Su Chinese Garden offers infinite paths to discovery, whether you are a visitor simply taking in the beauty of the garden for the first time or a member who comes back day after day to sip tea in the teahouse. One visit just isn’t enough to take in the depth and abundance of experiences. Lan Su is ever-changing—by the minute, by the hour, and with the seasons. Learn more and plan your visit today.
239 Northwest Everett Street, Portland, Oregon 97209
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Lan Su Chinese Garden
220 NW 2nd Avenue, Suite 1050, Portland, Oregon 97209
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