Since the existance of the Japanese Garden, there are 2 books made about the Garden.
The first book was written in 1992 and is about the construction of the Japanese Garden. It explains all aspects of why the Garden was built like it is with a numer of pictures to make your read more vivid. The old, digital book is freely accessible by requesting it via our web formular.
The new book is available at the Toerist Office of the city of Hasselt and at the cash desk of the Japanese Garten. The book is about the symbolism of the Japanese Garden with pictures and examples of the buildings and gardens that served as the inspiration for our garden in Japan.
This book costs €15 for the soft cover and €19 for the hard cover.
You may check the first pages of the new book here.