Exhibition at the Cultural Exchange Center
Stone Sculpture: Ken Matsumoto

January 2022 - June 2022

Hakone Foundation is proud to present stunning and beautiful sculptures crafted by a San Jose local artist. Ken Matsumoto has been working with stone slabs, concrete, glass and steel since 1976. The exhibition presents his stone sculpture works.

Hanami at Hakone
Hanami at Hakone - Night Viewing presented by NETGEAR

March 2023 - April 2023

We are delighted to share the beautiful cherry blossoms in the evening at Hakone Estate and Gardens. Please check back in early 2023.

Public Tea Ceremony

Public Tea Ceremony

The first Sunday of every month from April to November

Seatings at 12 noon, 1 pm & 2 pm

Tickets are available online only. Purchase tickets here

Garden admission fee is not included in the price of the tickets.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required.

For larger groups or inquiries, contact John Larissou at

(It may be canceled without notice. Please check with us at 408.741.4957 or