The Art of Kokedama Workshop

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach, United States

Kokedama is the Japanese art of growing plants in a moss-covered ball of soil. It is wrapped with string and contains an ornamental plant growing inside. These beautiful and decorative plants bring an organic and natural touch to planting orchids, succulents, and other ornamental plants.The Art of Kokedama workshop Learn the mechanics of how to […]

$60

Virtual Family Fun Days

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach, United States

Virtual Family Fun Days Craft activities for kids of all ages. All craft project instructions will be posted here on the day advertised. Marine Day: Sea Animals Sunday, July 16th, 2023 Marine Day : Sea Animals Learn about the animals that live in the sea by making them out of origami! Let’s Learn Japanese: Vegetable-edition […]

Sado: Tea Ceremony Workshop

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach, United States

Sado: Tea Ceremony Workshop (Omotesenke School)This workshop teaches the basics of sadō – The Way of Tea – necessary to understand the aesthetics of sadō and to fully enjoy the […]

$50

Speaker Series: Musha Ningyō: Avatars of the Samurai Spirit

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach, United States

Sponsored by the National Endowment for the Humanities Talk by Alan Scott Pate Friday, April 26, 2024 Time: 1:00 pm Cost: FREE (with paid museum admission) (Tickets are available the day of […]

Free with paid museum admission

“Musha-Ningyō: Avatars of the Samurai Spirit” Exhibit

Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens 4000 Morikami Park Road, Delray Beach, United States

Long before Barbie became de rigueur, dolls were utilized around the world for a variety of societal purposes, ranging from banishing spirits to breaking cultural barriers. For example, it was customary in Japan to display dolls during Tango no Sekku or Boy’s Day Festival to impede disease. After the start of the Edo Period (1603-1868) and the rise of the warrior class, the Japanese developed the […]

Free with paid museum admission