Japan House welcomes University of Illinois alumni! Bring a friend and enjoy the beauty of Japan House for Homecoming! Enjoy a bowl of freshly-whisked matcha and a wagashi (traditional Japanese sweet) as you visit the inside of Japan House. NOTE: Registration is FREE to visit Japan House, but matcha and wagashi may be purchased while registering. Free tours will be given of the building and all are welcome to enjoy viewing the gardens and tearooms inside.