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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

  • 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • (616) 957-1580  |  (888) 957-1580

Local Gems

An internationally renowned sculpture program and an array of always-growing, always-changing gardens keep locals coming back again and again.

Performance Patron

Annual Summer Concert Series brings in dozens of music’s biggest names to perform in a beautiful outdoor setting. May through September.

Eco Friendly

Become one with this 132-acre botanic garden that brings the beauty of nature with the wonders of sculpture together in one location.

Outdoor Explorer

Dazzling outdoor gardens, sculptures and concerts have made this 132-acre facility one of the Midwest’s most popular tourist attractions.

Wine Connoisseur

Enjoy a glass of wine in the Taste of Gardens Café under a dazzling ceiling sculpture by renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly, or on a picturesque outdoor terrace.

Live Music Lover

Every year, a Summer Concert Series brings in dozens of music’s biggest names to perform in a beautiful outdoor setting. May through September.

Family Fun

Includes a Children’s Garden with a multitude of fun educational activities, like a Great Lakes water feature – you might want to bring a change of clothes!

Knowledge Chaser

One of the world’s 100 most visited art museums includes gardens from different cultures and eras plus 160+ sculptures from significant artists.

Art Enthusiast

One of the world’s most visited art museums, featuring 160+ permanent sculptures sited both indoors and out, plus three annual exhibits from around the globe.

Chic Shopper

On-site gift shop offers exquisite and distinctive gifts including glass, jewelry and pottery, as well as garden tools and seasonal offerings such as seeds and bulbs.

Craft Beer

Try your hand at acrylic painting over a glass of wine or beer – this instructional studio offers painting classes and open painting. Family classes on weekends!

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This 200-acre attraction features the most comprehensive outdoor sculpture collection in the Midwest, indoor and outdoor gardens, largest tropical conservatory in the state, nature trails, guided tram and five acre Children’s Garden. Admission charged.

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  • Minutes to Airport: 20
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 9724
  • Total Sq. Ft. 137545
  • Reception Capacity 750
  • Theatre Capacity 850
  • AudioVisual Services Yes
  • Auditorium Yes
  • Business Services Yes
  • Auditorium Seating 30
  • Concurrent Meeting Rooms 10
  • Conference Capacity 750
  • Banquet Capacity 660
  • Number of Rooms 12
  • Large floor Plan PDF Large floor Plan PDF
  • Classroom Capacity 548
Holton Victorian Greenhouse and Jarecki Seasonal Greenhouse
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1900
  • Height: 12
  • Theater Capacity: 70
  • Banquet Capacity: 70
  • Reception Capacity: 70
Frederik Meijer Gardens Foundation Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 901
  • Height: 12
  • Theater Capacity: 80
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 60
Garden View
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2000
  • Height: 10
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 70
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 120
Marsilje Foundation
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 240
  • Height: 12
  • Banquet Capacity: 10
Hoffman Family Auditorium
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 540
  • Height: 12
  • Theater Capacity: 30
  • Classroom Capacity: 15
  • Banquet Capacity: 24
  • Reception Capacity: 30
Hauenstein
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2126
  • Height: 12
  • Theater Capacity: 80
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 60
Pfeiffer
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2126
  • Height: 12
  • Theater Capacity: 80
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 60
Klopcic Family Foundation
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 578
  • Height: 12
  • Theater Capacity: 20
  • Classroom Capacity: 20
  • Banquet Capacity: 20
  • Reception Capacity: 20
Grand Orchid
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3527
  • Height: 20
  • Theater Capacity: 340
  • Classroom Capacity: 180
  • Banquet Capacity: 230
  • Reception Capacity: 275
Grand Palm
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3527
  • Height: 20
  • Theater Capacity: 340
  • Classroom Capacity: 180
  • Banquet Capacity: 230
  • Reception Capacity: 275
Grand Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 7054
  • Height: 20
  • Theater Capacity: 680
  • Classroom Capacity: 430
  • Banquet Capacity: 460
  • Reception Capacity: 550
Grand Room and Atrium
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 9724
  • Height: 20
  • Theater Capacity: 850
  • Classroom Capacity: 548
  • Banquet Capacity: 660
  • Reception Capacity: 750
John H. Brewer
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 543
  • Height: 12
  • Theater Capacity: 40
  • Classroom Capacity: 21
  • Banquet Capacity: 24
  • Reception Capacity: 30
Taste of the Gardens Cafe and Terrace
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 6302
  • Height: 12
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 100
Lena Meijer Conservatory
  • Reception Capacity: 30
Waterfall Weddings
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Michigan's Farm Garden
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Entire Building
  • Banquet Capacity: 1360
  • Reception Capacity: 1400
Oct 1 - 2, 2016

Fall Bonsai Show

  • Next Occurrence Oct 1, 2016
  • Recurrence:  Recurring daily
  • Times:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Host:   Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Fall Harvest/Halloween
  • Admission:  Adult 14–64: $14.50, Senior 65 & older: $11, Students with ID: $11, Children 5–13: $7, Children 3–4: $4, Children 2 & younger: Free
Oct 1 - 29, 2016

Kids' Tram

  • Next Occurrence Oct 1, 2016
  • Recurrence:  Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times:  11:45 AM - 2:15 PM
  • Host:   Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Children's Activities
  • Admission:  $3 adults, $1 kids
Oct 5, 2016

Bus Trip: A Day at the Toledo Museum of Art and Glass Pavilion

  • Times:  7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
  • Host:   Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Location:  1000 East Beltline Ave NE, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Cultural Events
  • Admission:  $125 members, $135 non-members
Oct 5, 2016

Petite Pastel: Create an Autumn Still Life

  • Times:  6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 7, 2016

New Ikebana-Inspired Floral Design

  • Times:  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 8, 2016

Fall Family Day

  • Times:  1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Children's Activities
  • Admission:  Adult 14–64: $14.50, Senior 65 & older: $11, Students with ID: $11, Children 5–13: $7, Children 3–4: $4, Children 2 & younger: Free
Oct 8, 2016

Photographing Fall Color

  • Times:  10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 11, 2016

Artists in Conversation - Ron Pederson, Anna Campbell

  • Times:  6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 13, 2016

Spring Bulbs for Winter Blahs *Full Class*

  • Times:  4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 15 - 16, 2016

Giant Pumpkins

  • Next Occurrence Oct 15, 2016
  • Recurrence:  Recurring daily
  • Times:  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Host:   Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Location:  1000 East Beltline Ave NE, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Children's Activities
  • Admission:  Adult 14–64: $14.50, Senior 65 & older: $11, Students with ID: $11, Children 5–13: $7, Children 3–4: $4, Children 2 & younger: Free
Oct 15, 2016

Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

  • Next Occurrence Oct 15, 2016
  • Times:  See website for times.
  • Host:   Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Cultural Events
  • Admission:  $50 members, $60 non-members
Oct 16, 2016

Inside the Japanese Teahouse

  • Next Occurrence Oct 16, 2016
  • Times:  1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Category:  Cultural Events
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 16, 2016

Mum Day

  • Times:  1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Fall Harvest/Halloween
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 18, 2016

iPhone Photography *Full Class*

  • Times:  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 18, 2016

Success with Succulents

  • Times:  6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 20, 2016

The Natural Beauty: Home-Grown Bath Products

  • Times:  5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 21, 2016

Hallowee-ones

  • Times:  10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Host:   Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Location:  1000 East Beltline Ave NE, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Children's Activities
Oct 23, 2016

Artists in Conversation - Darlene Kaczmarczyk, Nate Lareau

  • Times:  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 25, 2016

An Evening with Dietrich Klinge

  • Times:  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Host:   Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Location:  1000 East Beltline Ave NE, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  Adult 14–64: $14.50, Senior 65 & older: $11, Students with ID: $11, Children 5–13: $7, Children 3–4: $4, Children 2 & younger: Free
Oct 25, 2016

The Master Lecture Series C. Schoenknecht & W. Paul Sculpture Lecture: An Evening w/ Dietrich Klinge

  • Times:  7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Oct 30, 2016

Artists in Conversation - Norwood Viviano, Joyce Recker

  • Times:  2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Nov 1, 2016

Almost Home: Grand Rapids in Focus - Gallery Walk

  • Times:  7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Art
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Nov 1, 2016

Watercolor Pencils: Holiday Cards

  • Times:  5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Nov 5, 2016

Holiday Gift Show

  • Times:  See website for times.
  • Host:   Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Holiday Activities
  • Admission:  Free
Nov 8, 2016

Marvelous Marinades and Savory Sauces

  • Times:  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Cooking Classes
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Nov 19, 2016

Hand-Coloring Photographs

  • Times:  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Dec 3, 2016

Grandma and Me: Decorate a Gingerbread Trolley *Full Class*

  • Times:  10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Children's Activities
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Dec 10, 2016

Grandma and Me: Clay Santons and other French Traditions

  • Times:  10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Children's Activities
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Dec 10, 2016

Grandma and Me: Clay Santons and other French Traditions (afternoon session)

  • Times:  1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Children's Activities
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Dec 13, 2016

Photographing Holiday Lights

  • Times:  6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Holiday Activities
  • Admission:  See website for details.
Dec 17, 2016

Grandma and Me: Las Posadas and other Mexican Holiday Traditions

  • Times:  10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Category:  Children's Activities
  • Admission:  See website for details.

Grandma and Me: Cinnamon Rolls (afternoon session)

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Price Per Person: See website for details.
  • Date: Nov 12, 2016
  • Classes: Yes

Grandma and Me: Cinnamon Rolls

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Price Per Person: See website for details.
  • Date: Nov 12, 2016
  • Classes: Yes

Framed Fused-Glass Panels

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Price Per Person: See website for details.
  • Date: Oct 24, 2016
  • Classes: Yes

Cold Weather Comfort Food: Plant-Based Soup and Bread Pairings

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Price Per Person: See website for details.
  • Date: Oct 11, 2016
  • Classes: Yes

Quick and Easy Fruit Preserves

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Price Per Person: See website for details.
  • Date: Oct 8, 2016
  • Classes: Yes

Tree-Mendous Trees Kids' Tram Tour

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: $3 adults, $1 kids
  • Date: Sep 10, 2016
  • Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Guided Tour: Yes

Grandma and Me: Create a Bonsai

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Price Per Person: See website for details.
  • Date: Oct 1, 2016
  • Classes: Yes

Frederik Meijer Gardens Self-Guided Tour

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (877) 975-3171
  • Price Per Person: $10
  • Minimum Group Number: 10
  • Date: Jun 1, 2016
  • Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Self-Guided Tour: Yes
  • Walking Tour: Yes

Frederik Meijer Gardens Docent-Led Tours

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (877) 975-3171
  • Price Per Person: $10
  • Minimum Group Number: 10
  • Date: Jun 1, 2016
  • Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Guided Tour: Yes