Private Japanese Tea Ceremony Demonstration

in a Secret Kyoto Garden

 

Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

2:00pm

 

Experience one of Japan's oldest traditional tea ceremonies in a secret indoor Japanese garden hidden in the Upper East Side. Led by a Tea Master of Urasenke, one of the main schools of Japanese tea ceremony, our unique experience at the Urasenke Chanoyu Center will include:

 

  • A brief overview of the Urasenke Chanoyu Center, from its days as an 1880s carriage house to studio of famed artist Mark Rothko
  • Access inside the secret Japanese garden and its four traditional tea rooms, all of which were constructed by traditional carpenters from Kyoto, Japan using imported Japanese materials
  • An authentic Urasenke tea ceremony demonstration to learn about its history and philosophy, etiquette, and traditions
  • An opportunity to consume the best quality sweets and matcha green tea from Kyoto, Japan, where Urasenke originated
  • Take away special gourmet Japanese desserts to remember your afternoon

 

Tickets are $45 per person

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