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Become a member/ Renew your membership


Please fill out the form and click apply. You will be presented multipe options to pay your membership fee after you click apply.


Individuals can donate to the Hakone Foundation in many ways. You can do something as simple as becoming an Individual or Corporate Member (see under Memberships), or by making a donation. Hakone Foundation is a 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Corporation. All donations are tax deductible up to the extent of the law.

Membership Level Benefits:

Estate and Gardens $10,000+ membership

  • Table at our annual gala

  • 4 people for Premier tea ceremony

  • A private, guided tour of the garden that provides some history and background

  • All benefits at lower levels


Pavilion $5,000+ membership

  • A group of 10 people for tea ceremony

  • All benefits at lower levels


Tea Garden $1,000+ membership

  • A group of 5 people for tea ceremony

  • All benefits at lower levels


Bamboo Garden $250+ membership

  • Seasonal sake-kit

  • All benefits at lower levels


Regular Annual Membership

Individual $45, +1 guest $60  |  *Family $75  |  Senior $35, Senior +1 guest $50

  • Free year-round admission

  • Invitations to exclusive member events such as the Azumaya Experience

  • Seasonal cross membership to select museums

  • Free/discounted admission to special art exhibitions and cultural festivals

  • Hakone Gardens newsletter

  • 10% discount at the Garden Gift Shop

  • Priority signup for workshops


*Family: 2 adults and 2 students (5-17 years old)

Signing up for 2 years gives you 4 complimentary admission passes at the time of purchase.


The Azumaya Experience (Member exclusive benefit)

Click here for more info

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