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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

1000 E Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-5804
+1 616-957-1580
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A morning in the gardens

My husband and I were in town to see family and we have a free morning. We hadn't been to the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Very beautiful garden very well-kept statues where amazing staff was excellent was a beautiful day... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Jesse R
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View modern sculpture in a stunning garden setting at this combination botanical garden and sculpture park, which features exotic plants, desert and Victorian gardens, wetlands, meadows, and sculptures by famous artists throughout.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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1000 E Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-5804
+1 616-957-1580
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I were in town to see family and we have a free morning. We hadn't been to the gardens in several years, so we headed over there for a beautiful morning. We were lucky to be there while the tulips were still...More

Thank alpw
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very beautiful garden very well-kept statues where amazing staff was excellent was a beautiful day when we went I think even if it was raining and Drury the staff would have made it an excellent day great job guys keep it up

Thank Jesse R
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I decided to go to Meijer Gardens. I have never been. It was a spring like day in April, so we decided to go. The statues, Japanese garden and the exotic trees were my favorites.

Thank Bret W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There is a true melding of art and botany here. The sculptures are numerous, and are enhanced by their careful siting in outdoor "rooms" with appropriate plantings. If you are unable to walk the full length of the gardens, I recommend the tram ride. The...More

Thank Wanderlust777
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited on one of the three days it is open but it wasn't. They open one to three on Sunday except when they don't. Recorded message stated closings of one Sunday per month. Outside looked great and we'll try to get in on another trip.

Thank alsbergs
Reviewed 3 days ago

We spent a few hours wandering around the gardens. Beautiful sculptures, and gardens. The Japanese garden shouldn't be missed. This is a very easy place for people with disabilities to visit. The paths are wheelchair friendly, and very easy to use. Everyone can get close...More

Thank Laurelle B
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is one of the gems of West Michigan. Built on what was supposed to be a Meijer store, the Meijer family helped endow this world-class sculpture and botanical garden. take the tram tour, walk the sculptures, you will have a great time/ The Japanese...More

Thank Nardiesally
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A friend and I just caught the tail end of the roses exhibit. They smelled fabulous. Prior to checking out the blooms we went to the Japanese garden and the tea house was open. Such wonderful smells of fragrant woods: Zelkova, Chameleon and Cedar to...More

Thank justadawn
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a lovely place to spend the day roaming around the beauty of the entire gardens. There is so much to see! Great cafe with good prices. Helpful volunteers. Beautiful Chulily glass in cafe ceiling...highly recommended!

Thank naturelover7531
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very nice location. Beautiful day to walk around and see everything. Weekday morning is the time to go. The sculptures are very nice to look at and the paths are very flat and level - good for sure footing. The cafe had decent food -...More

Thank dchorton
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What is the admission cost and tram cost?
30 May 2017|
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Response from putinwords | Reviewed this property |
The tram costs: COST Adults - $4.00 Kids 12 and younger - $2.00 (2 and younger: no charge)
Is this place still fun during the winter? Do they do anything special?
19 December 2016|
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Response from dadams6593 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, leading up to Christmas they decorate trees, as they would in countries all around the world. From February-April (check dates on website) they have butterflies are blooming in the large glass greenhouse that's very... More
Can I bring my service dog
29 October 2016|
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Response from Silvia A | Reviewed this property |
I really do not know, but you can call them and ask about this issue.