Japanese Language and Culture in Florida


The Consulate General of Japan in Miami lists many of the available opportunities in Florida for Japanese language education and cultural exchange. For Japanese citizens residing in Florida, we also list options for classes taught in Japanese. If you have any questions or comments regarding Japanese language and culture in Florida, please contact us.

Online Resources

The Japanese Government and its affiliates offer several online resources for learning Japanese language.

Japanese Language Classes for Non-Native Speakers

For a complete list of schools offering Japanese courses in the State of Florida, please see map below.

The following links are for non-credit Japanese courses:

Miami Dade College (Miami Dade County)
Broward Community College (Broward County)
Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens (Delray Beach)
Berlitz Language Center (throughout Florida)

Japanese Classes for Japanese Citizens

Websites below are in Japanese:
Miami Hoshuko
Orlando Hoshuko

Education-Related Organizations for Japanese Language

Japanese Language & Culture Clubs

Want to practice Japanese and meet people with similar interest? Try out some of the clubs throughout Florida.

Japanese Meetup (throughout Florida)
*UF Japanese Club
*USF Japanese Club

*Many universities and colleges have Japan-related clubs (culture, martial arts, anime, etc.) Please contact the schools near you for specific information. If your organization would like to be added to our list, please contact us.

Culture & Arts Organizations

Florida has several Japan-related museums and cultural organizations to help you find what you love.

Morikami Museum & Japanese Gardens
Miami Friends of the Japanese Garden
Ikebana International: Miami, St. Petersburg, Sarasota, Naples, Orland
Fushu Daiko (South Florida)
Orlando Taiko Dojo
UWF: Japan House