Japan House aims to make the beauty of traditional Japanese arts and culture accessible to everyone.

Register for upcoming public events such as tea ceremonies at Japan House via EventBrite.


Shop Online for delightful gifts and other wellness items from Japan House. The Art of Wagashi by Kimiko Gunji is now back in stock!


The gardens of Japan House remain free and open to the public at this time. If you have any questions, please email us at japanhouse@illinois.edu.

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Study at Japan House

Study Opportunities

University Classes
Community Classes
Internship Opportunities

Through cultural courses and seminars, community outreach programs, and international visiting artists, Japan House builds bridges and generates connections that unite us in our collective humanity.

Japan House offers a variety of comprehensive classes in traditional Japanese arts for both University of Illinois students as well as community members.

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