Yamato Colony


Become a member and save! Already a member? Log in. Discount applied after purchase of membership and account activation.

Throwing light on the Japanese-American heritage of Florida, Yamato Colony tells the tale of the daring immigrant venture that left behind an important & beautiful legacy – the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens. It follows the journey of George Morikami from the port of Yokohama to the agricultural community called Yamato between Boca Raton & Delray Beach, Florida.

By Ryusuke Kawai. Translated by John Gregersen – former cultural director at the Morikami Museum and Reiko Nishioka – former director of education the Morikami Museum.

100kTotal fans
Yamato Colony

Please be advised:

In accordance with the Palm Beach County directive, as of August 2nd, 2021, facial coverings for all people will be mandatory indoors while visiting the Morikami Museum.
Share →
Send this to a friend