GSBF Bonsai Garden at Lake Merritt, Oakland

#6 of 19 in Parks in Oakland
Garden · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
GSBF Bonsai Garden at Lake Merritt is located in Oakland. Take a look at our Oakland road trip planner to schedule your visit to GSBF Bonsai Garden at Lake Merritt and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • This is such a beautiful collection of mature bonsai that only master gardeners can create over many years, set in a very serene place. If you appreciate plants and art, this is a must! And it is...  more »
  • I enjoyed the Lake Merritt Gardens and in particular this lovely little peaceful getaway right in the heart of Oakland. If you like Bonsai you won't want to miss taking a leasurely stroll through...  more »
  • Extremely pleasant and educational. Each tree is a special environment. The Garden offers classes in bonsai, and there are some local groups that hold meetings for bonsai enthusiasts.
  • Worth visiting. If you're lucky you might get to see the albino raccoons that hang out near there

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