Story Time


Chinese Story Time is for all ages; families with children between the age of four and ten years will especially love this activity. Find the books featured during Story Time are  available for purchase in the Garden Shop following your visit. Members receive 10% off all Garden Shop purchases.

This event is free with Lan Su membership or admission; no registration is required. Adult supervision required.


Looking for more activities to do with children in the garden?

Be sure to ask for a copy of the Family Guide from the Garden Host at the front entrance. This photographic tour guide allows children to tour the garden scavenger-hunt style, and includes conversation prompts for grown-ups helping kids interpret a Chinese garden.


Family Discovery Guide

Ask for a copy of the Family Discovery Guide at the front gate when you enter. Discovery guides are great for families, acting like scavenger hunts leading curious minds through the garden. Family Discovery Guides are updated throughout the year, reflecting the cultural festivals and seasonal blooms of Lan Su. There's always something new to discover at Lan Su Chinese Garden!

Download a copy now (PDF, 975 KB) »

Plan Your Visit

Lan Su Chinese Garden offers infinite paths to discovery, whether you are a visitor simply taking in the beauty of the garden for the first time or a member who comes back day after day to sip tea in the teahouse.  One visit just isn’t enough to take in the depth and abundance of experiences. Lan Su is ever-changing—by the minute, by the hour, and with the seasons. Learn more and plan your visit today.

Take a Tour »    Buy Tickets »