The Mukai Farm & Garden: How History Lives

Founded by Issei pioneer B.D. Mukai in 1926 as a strawberry farm, Mukai Farm & Garden today is on the National Register of Historic places with its rare heritage home, Japanese Garden, and Barreling Plant. Open and free to the public, it celebrates Vashon Island’s Japanese American and agrarian heritage. Come visit!

Japan Festival 2021

The "Immigration to America: The Japanese Journey" self-guided Labyrinth tour is now closed, but you can still learn about the national and local history of Japanese immigration to America by visiting the Cold Process Fruit Barreling Plant at Mukai Farm & Garden, where the slides from our information stations have been relocated. Stop by!