Named after the family responsible for its existence, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is a place all visitors...
moreNamed after the family responsible for its existence, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is a place all visitors to Grand Rapids must experience. This 158-acre (64 hectare) facility comprises a botanical garden as well as a sculpture park. Indoors, you can explore the Lena Meijer Conservatory as well as various gardens; outdoors, there is the famous Sculpture Park featuring pieces by the likes of Auguste Rodin and Jaume Plensa. Michigan's Farm Garden, meant to replicate a typical family farm from the 1930s, complete with bronze sculptures of pigs and goats, is one of the major attractions of Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. The Amphitheater Garden, with a capacity of 1900, plays host to concerts in the summer. This is a place the whole family is sure to fall in love with.less
My family and I had an amazing time walking the property and viewing the memorable and creative sculptures on display. Some of the pieces made us think outside our normal thinking and try to see what...more
The Gardens are beautiful, even in the fall. There’s plenty to see and it’s easy to spend several hours wandering around. The tram service was closed when we were there, but the gardens are walkable...more