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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.

Art & Culture

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 Recreation

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

Music

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

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 & Culture

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.

Shopping

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 & Beverages

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: 50
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 50
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: 50
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
Apr 25, 2017

Conceptual Art: What’s the Big Idea?

  • Times:  7:00 PM - 8:00 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:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  Included with admission
May 10, 2017

Great Gardens Party

  • Times:  6:00 PM - 9:00 AM
  • 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:  Fundraisers
  • Admission:  $100
May 13 - 14, 2017

Michigan All State Bonsai Show

  • Next Occurrence May 13, 2017
  • Recurrence:  Recurring daily
  • Times:  9:00 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:  Art
  • Admission:  Free
May 21, 2017

The Artist as Activist

  • Times:  2:00 PM - 3:00 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:  Lecture/Education
  • Admission:  Included with admission

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
  • May 27, 2017
  • 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
  • May 27, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Guided Tour: Yes

Springtime Walks

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Phone:  (616) 957-1580
  • Price Per Person: 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
  • Date: Apr 11, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Recurring weekly on Tuesday
  • Walking Tour: Yes

Just for Moms

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Free with Admission
  • Date: May 13, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 10 - 12 PM

Inside the Japanese Teahouse

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Included with admission
  • Date: May 21, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 1 - 5 PM

Hydrangeas Demystified

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $25 Non-Member Cost: $33
  • Date: Apr 26, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 4 - 6 PM
  • Classes: Yes
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Grandma and Me: Flower Power

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $35 Non-Member Cost: $43
  • Date: Apr 29, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 10 - 11:30 AM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Cooking with Herbs and Edible Flowers

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $30 Non-Member Cost: $38
  • Date: May 2, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 6 - 8 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Gardening in the Shade

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $25 Non-Member Cost: $33
  • Date: May 3, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 4 - 5:30 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

An Eye for Detail: Close-Up Photography

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $40 Non-Member Cost: $48
  • Date: May 6, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 10 - 12 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Working with Collected Zelkova

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $75 Non-Member Cost: $83
  • Date: May 13, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Twisting a Scotch Pine

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $60 Non-Member Cost: $68
  • Date: May 13, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 2:30 - 4:30 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Success with Bonsai - For Kids!

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $50 Non-Member Cost: $58
  • Date: May 13, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 1 - 2:30 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Grandma and Me: Fabric Collage

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $35 (per pair) Non-Member Cost: $43 (per pair)
  • Date: May 13, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 10 - 12 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Photography as Narrative: Photojournalism

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $45 Non-Member Cost: $53
  • Date: May 13, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 9 - 12 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Shohin ‘Shimpaku’ Juniper

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $65 Non-Member Cost: $73
  • Date: May 14, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 1 - 3 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

From Pebbles to Boulders

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $30 Non-Member Cost: $38
  • Date: May 16, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 6 - 8 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Landscaping with Native Plants

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $25 Non-Member Cost: $35
  • Date: May 17, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 6 - 8 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now

Plant an Herb Hanging Basket

  • Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525
  • Price Per Person: Member Cost: $35 Non-Member Cost: $43
  • Date: May 18, 2017
  • May 27, 2017
  • Time: 6 - 8 PM
  • Classes: Yes
  • Book Now