Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Tropical Conservatory

Tropical Conservatory

Within this 132-acre park you will discover the largest tropical conservatory in Michigan, premier sculpture galleries and exhibitions with over 200 sculptures by world renowned artists.

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One of the world’s most significant botanic and sculpture experiences, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park serves nearly 600,000 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 139-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 1900-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 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 June 2015, the 8 – acre Richard and Helen DeVos Japanese Garden at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park will open. Created by renowned designer Hoichi Kurisu, the garden will also feature sculpture by Anish Kapoor, Zhang Huan, and Guiseppe Penone, among others.

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Web Site

Contact Information

Address

1000 East Beltline Ave., NE

Grand Rapids, MI 49525

Driving Directions

Toll Free: (888) 957-1580

Phone: (616) 957-1580

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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park Events

Herb & Gourd Fest - Grand Rapids

Date: 09/20/14 - 09/21/14

Curator's Choice - Grand Rapids

Date: 09/26/14

Fall Bonsai Show - Grand Rapids

Date: 10/04/14 - 10/05/14

Chrysanthemums & More - Grand Rapids

Date: 09/19/14 - 10/26/14

Tree-Mendous Trees Tours - Grand Rapids

Date: 09/06/14 - 10/25/14

Fall Family Days - Grand Rapids

Date: 10/18/14 - 10/19/14

Giant Pumpkins - Grand Rapids

Date: 10/18/14 - 10/19/14

Hallowee-Ones - Grand Rapids

Date: 10/19/14

Mum Day - Grand Rapids

Date: 10/19/14

Highly Recommended: Emerging Sculptors | Exhibit - Grand Rapids

Date: 09/19/14 - 01/04/15

Bernar Venet - Exhibit - Grand Rapids

Date: 04/22/14 - 10/31/14