Admission is $13+tax for non members and free for Morikami members
The cafe food is reasonably priced http://www.morikami.org/aboutus/cornell-caf/ .
11:00am - STROLL
Pick up an audio tour ($3 rental at the Museum Store) to guide you through the six authentic Japanese gardens, or check out the free tour of the museum and gardens for smart phones at www.morikami.org/tour. Of course, you can choose to simply savor the natural soundtrack. The mile-long path is also a trip through time; each garden represents a style unique to the 9th through the 20th century, from sprawling greenery to serene rock gardens.
At Morikami’s original museum, the Yamato-kan, discover the origins of the Yamato Colony and get a glimpse of Japan through the eyes of a child at the building’s two permanent exhibits.
12:30pm - DINE
Make your way to the terrace seating at the Cornell Café. Chef Fu Chen serves up pan-Asian cuisine and seasonal specialties that delight regulars and newcomers alike.
2:00pm - OBSERVE & EXPLORE
Our rotating exhibits and 7,000+ piece permanent collection shed light on Japanese culture through Japanese artists and Japan-inspired work. View these diverse and exquisite pieces in our intimate gallery space.
2:45pm - INDULGE
Treasures abound at our Museum Store, from color-drenched Happi coats, Kimono and tea, to tea cups, collectibles and stunning Japanese jewelry.