Entries by SCG Office

Lantern Festival Scavenger Hunt!

To celebrate the year of the Rat, the Seattle Chinese Garden will be hosting a Lantern Festival on Saturday, February 8th, starting from 2 PM – 6 PM. We have a special scavenger hunt open to children 12 and under. The winner of the scavenger hunt have a chance win a Golden Rat trophy. How […]

Lantern Festival – February 8th, 2020

The Seattle Chinese Garden will be hosting a Lantern Festival on Saturday, February 8th. The festival includes Tai Chi demonstration, tea tasting, origami & lantern making, and more! Admission is free but $5 donation is welcome. Please join us for this special celebration at the Garden. The Seattle Chinese Garden is located at the north […]

2019 Year end Appeal

From a $1 million gift announced at the Bamboo Circle Celebration to connecting with supporters past and new, this has been a great year for the Seattle Chinese Garden. We are incredibly grateful for this early vote of confidence, which will inspire the major five, six, and seven-figure gifts needed to make the teahouse a […]

35th Anniversary — Seattle Chongqing Sister City Friendship

Thirty-five years of friendship with Chongqing covers a good stretch of history and many exchange programs and delegations to and from our cities. The Seattle Chinese Garden is the most visible flowering of this friendship, and fittingly the site for celebrating the anniversary in late August with a 22-member Chongqing delegation led Deputy Mayor Zhang […]

Shadow Patterns

Late afternoon is a special time for appreciating the Garden’s architectural details and the interplay of light and shadow. This view of the east gate reveals the intricate layering of design elements and color, from blue sky to woodwork. Come for a walk and savor the Garden’s beauty as the sun slips into the western […]

Shopping at Amazon? Give to the Garden Through AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Seattle Chinese Garden through your Amazon purchases, at no cost to you. The AS Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases. You can use your existing Amazon account. On your first visit to AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), select the Seattle Chinese […]

Job Opportunties

Job Opportunities The Garden currently have the following job opportunities: Office Coordinator. Click here for details.

Who is this doggie in the Garden ?

Who is this doggie in the Garden ? It’s Willow … with her companion, Laurel Seely. The Garden is open to dogs with their two-footed friends, even those lacking this pair’s perfect garden names. Note that Willow is on a leash. Please bring plastic baggies for you know what. Our big field is great for […]


Volunteering Opportunities The Garden offers many opportunities for volunteers to help with events, public outreach, administrative work, and horticulture and site upkeep. To learn more, please click on the descriptions below. Email info@seattlechinesegarden.org  for questions. Special Events  Volunteer Coordinator Visitor Services Garden Assistant

Video Highlights the Garden Vision

Video Highlights the Garden Vision Matt Lincoln, a talented young filmmaker based in New York, spent several weeks in Seattle during the fall 2010 to film the final stages of courtyard construction and interview Garden leaders and supporters.