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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

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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.

  • 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!

Accommodations
General
Accommodation Amenities
  • Elevator:
  • Restaurant On Site:
General Amenities
  • Free Parking:
  • Minutes to Airport: 20
Accessibility
  • ADA Compliant:
  • Accessible Restrooms:
  • Family Restrooms:
  • Lactation Room:
  • ADA Doors:
  • Accessible Parking:
  • Signs with Braille:
  • Large Print Materials:
  • Wheelchairs:
  • Getting Around the Venue: The main entrance is located near the accessible parking spaces. There are proximity activated power doors at the main and side entrances. The sidewalks at the main entrance are flush with the parking lot surface.

    There are several large Men’s and Women’s multi-user style Restrooms with accessible stalls available. There is a single-user style Restroom present in the main lobby. There is a Men’s and Women’s multi-user style Restroom on the lower level.

    The interior halls are wide and level. There is a lowered counter in the lobby.

    There is a large elevator to the lower level near the lobby.

    The facility experiences very high traffic during events, and noise levels may become high during peak hours. The interior spaces are very well lit. Chair and bench seating is available throughout the facility. There is chair and table seating available in the Taste of the Gardens Café.

    The outdoor paths in the Sculpture Garden are wide.

    There are public multi-user restrooms available in the sculpture park proper, and in the Michigan’s Farm Farmhouse.

    The Amphitheater has public restrooms.
  • Accessible Parking Options: Frederik Meijer Gardens parking lot at 1000 E. Beltline NE. — 0.0 miles from the venue.
Accommodations
General
Accommodation Amenities
  • Elevator:
  • Restaurant On Site:
General Amenities
  • Free Parking:
  • Minutes to Airport: 20
Accessibility
  • ADA Compliant:
  • Accessible Restrooms:
  • Family Restrooms:
  • Lactation Room:
  • ADA Doors:
  • Accessible Parking:
  • Signs with Braille:
  • Large Print Materials:
  • Wheelchairs:
  • Getting Around the Venue: The main entrance is located near the accessible parking spaces. There are proximity activated power doors at the main and side entrances. The sidewalks at the main entrance are flush with the parking lot surface. There are several large Men’s and Women’s multi-user style Restrooms with accessible stalls available. There is a single-user style Restroom present in the main lobby. There is a Men’s and Women’s multi-user style Restroom on the lower level. The interior halls are wide and level. There is a lowered counter in the lobby. There is a large elevator to the lower level near the lobby. The facility experiences very high traffic during events, and noise levels may become high during peak hours. The interior spaces are very well lit. Chair and bench seating is available throughout the facility. There is chair and table seating available in the Taste of the Gardens Café. The outdoor paths in the Sculpture Garden are wide. There are public multi-user restrooms available in the sculpture park proper, and in the Michigan’s Farm Farmhouse. The Amphitheater has public restrooms.
  • Accessible Parking Options: Frederik Meijer Gardens parking lot at 1000 E. Beltline NE. — 0.0 miles from the venue.
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
  • Wedding Indoor Receptions Yes
  • Wedding Ceremonies Yes
  • Wedding Outdoor Receptions Yes
  • Banquet Capacity 660
  • Number of Rooms 13
  • 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 1, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Grandparent and Me: Ready for Rabbits *Sold Out*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
    • Walking Tour: Yes
  • Apr 16 - 30, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Springtime Walks

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Next Occurrence: Apr 16, 2019
    • Time: From: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Guided Tour: Yes
    • Walking Tour: Yes
  • May 3, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Spring Evening Hike for Families

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Walking Tour: Yes
  • May 17, 2019 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

    Spring Evening Hike for Adults

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM
    • Walking Tour: Yes
  • May 18, 2019 11:30 AM & 2:00 PM

    Japanese Tea Ceremony in the Teahouse

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: 11:30 AM & 2:00 PM
    • Guided Tour: Yes
  • May 19 - Oct 20, 2019 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Inside the Japanese Teahouse

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Next Occurrence: May 19, 2019
    • Guided Tour: Yes
  • Jul 30, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Summer Sculpture Walks

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: Included with admission
    • Time: From: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    • Walking Tour: Yes
    • Facility Tour: Yes
  • Aug 11, 2019 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

    Summer Sculpture Walks

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: Included with admission
    • Walking Tour: Yes
    • Facility Tour: Yes
  • Mar 21, 2019 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Pollinator Gardens*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Mar 26 - Apr 9, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Ceramic Garden Markers

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Next Occurrence: Mar 26, 2019
    • Time: From: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • Mar 30, 2019 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

    Introduction to Colored Pencil Drawing and Rendering - Afternoon Session

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 2, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Grandparent and Me: Open Studio Art

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 3, 2019 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Planting Design Inspired by Nature*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 3, 2019 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Porcelain Necklaces for Kids

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 4, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Drawing with Color: Beginning Oil Pastels for Kids

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 9, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Fused Glass Flower Pocket Vases

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 11, 2019 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

    Pruning Trees and Shrubs*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 13, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Vegetable Container Gardens*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 17, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

    Mindfulness for Adults

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 20, 2019 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Hand Lettering

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 25, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Springtime Yoga - April 25

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 27, 2019 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Camera Basics

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 27, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 PM

    Grandparent and Me: Cherry Blossom Art

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 27, 2019 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Introduction to Self-Portrait Drawing

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • Apr 30, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Tea 101

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 9, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    Springtime Yoga - May 9

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 9, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    No Fuss Roses*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 11, 2019 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Bring Your Own Tree Workshop (Saturday Session)

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 11, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Root-Over-Rock ‘Burtt Davyi’ Ficus

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 11, 2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    ‘Boulevard’ Cypress Workshop

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 11, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

    Create a Kusamono and Accent Planting

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 12, 2019 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Bring Your Own Tree Workshop (Sunday Session)

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 12, 2019 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    Fukien Tea Bonsai Workshop

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 12, 2019 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM

    In-Depth Beginner’s Bonsai Workshop

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 12, 2019 1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

    ‘Morris Midget’ Boxwood Bonsai

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 13, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    Basil, Basil, Basil

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 13, 2019 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

    Lovely Lavender

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 16, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Plant A Hanging Herb Basket*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 18, 2019 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

    Art Journaling Adventure

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 18, 2019 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

    Spring Photography: Capturing the Season

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 21, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Fabulous Perennials for Sunny Gardens

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 21, 2019 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    The Most Reliable Perennials for Shady Gardens*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 21, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Zentangle at the Farm

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Time: From: 06:00 PM to 8:00 PM
    • Classes: Yes
  • May 23, 2019 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

    Ornamental Container Gardens*

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park 1000 East Beltline Ave. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525

    • Price Per Person: See website for details.
    • Classes: Yes