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Michigan's second most popular tourist attraction ... one of the world's 100 most visited art museums ... one of the Top 30 Must-See Museums on the planet.
These are just some of the accolades earned by Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Just minutes from downtown Grand Rapids, this 132-acre haven integrates horticulture and sculpture throughout its site, setting it apart from other more traditional botanic garden or art museum experiences.
Beverly Pepper: Palingenesis 1962-2012 focuses on the artist's pioneering work in metal, from daring welded steel to pristine geometric works to the upright sentinels found in public and private collections around the world.
• Arid Garden
• Carnivorous Plant House
• Children's Garden
• English Perennial Garden
• Japanese Garden - opening 2015
• Michigan's Farm Garden
• Seasonal Display Greenhouse
• Tropical Conservatory
• Victorian Garden
• Woodland Shade Garden
• Midwest's most comprehensive outdoor sculpture collection
• Works from Rodin, Degas, Miro and many more
• Rotating exhibits dedicated to sculpture traditions of all periods
• Butterflies are Blooming - March-April
• Chrysanthemums and More! - September-October
• Christmas and Holiday Traditions Around the World - November-January
An annual concert series runs June through August and features major artists like Bonnie Raitt, Lyle Lovett and Brandi Carlile in a stunning outdoor setting.
Enjoy lunch (or a Tuesday dinner) at Taste of the Gardens Café, underneath a dazzling ceiling sculpture by renowned glass artist Dale Chihuly. The menu features sandwiches, salads, entrees and a kid's menu.
This 132-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 5 acre Children’s Garden. Admission charged. MORE >>