Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

1000 E Beltline NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
Regions: Central
Phone: (616) 957-1580
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Description

One of the world's most significant botanic and sculpture experiences, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park serves over 700,000 visitors annually. Meijer Gardens was recently ranked in the top 100 most-visited art museums worldwide by Art Newspaper, the leading publication in global art news. The 158-acre grounds feature Michigan's largest tropical conservatory; one of the largest children's gardens in the country; arid and Victorian gardens with bronze sculptures by Degas and Rodin; a carnivorous plant house; outdoor gardens; and a 1,900-seat outdoor amphitheater, featuring an eclectic mix of world-renowned musicians every summer. The internationally acclaimed Sculpture Park features a permanent collection including works by Ai Weiwei, Rodin, Oldenburg, Moore, Serra, Bourgeois and Plensa, among others. Indoor galleries host changing sculpture exhibitions with recent exhibitions by Picasso, Degas, di Suvero, Borofsky, Calder and Dine. In 2015, the 8-acre Richard and Helen DeVos Japanese Garden at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park opened. Created by renowned designer Hoichi Kurisu, the garden features contemporary sculpture by Anish Kapoor, Zhang Huan and Guiseppe Penone, among others. For more additional information, please visit www.MeijerGardens.org

Amenities

  • Gift Shop
  • Restaurant(s) On-site
  • Barrier Free
  • Conference Center
  • Kid Friendly
  • Restrooms
  • Concessions
  • Buses Welcome
Hours
Monday 9am to 5pm
Tuesday 9am to 9pm
Wednesday 9am to 5pm
Thursday 9am to 5pm
Friday 9am to 5pm
Saturday 9am to 5pm
Sunday 11am to 5pm
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