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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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Exceeded our expectations

Their website said that you might spend 2, 4, 6, or 8 hours. I was skeptical. We spent over 2 and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Elizabethton, Tennessee
A Serene, Beautiful Environment

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is the perfect venue for anyone interested in plants... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Grand Rapids, United States
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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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1000 E Beltline Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49525-5804
+1 616-957-1580
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Reviewed yesterday

Their website said that you might spend 2, 4, 6, or 8 hours. I was skeptical. We spent over 2 and didn't come close to seeing everything. We love modern art, so enjoyed the sculpture part and the MIchigan farm was also lovely. The Weiwei...More

Thank GMJinTN
Reviewed yesterday

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is the perfect venue for anyone interested in plants, strolling through beautiful, serene settings, enjoying nature and sculptures. It has it all for all ages. They often add/change exhibits and get new traveling exhibits as well. It's a wonderful...More

Thank camellad2017
Reviewed 2 days ago

Allow at least 3 to 4 hours to appreciate this gem. Kid's young and old will love these sculptures and gardens. The gardens are absolutely perfect and nature blends perfectly.

Thank Ed J
Reviewed 2 days ago

We are annual members, so go several times per year. The variety of sculpture, plants and landscapes here is amazing! The Japanese garden is a treasure on its own! Without a doubt, the favorite attraction in the Grand Rapids area! No visitor should miss this...More

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

In the interest of full disclosure, I LOVE botanical gardens. This was above and beyond. To combine the beautiful plants and waterfalls with sculptures is spectacular! I spent about 4-1/2 hours here, and could have easily spent twice that much time. The day I visited...More

Thank patweber101
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was all I expected and more. While in town for a daylily meeting a group stopped here and the place is overwhelming in size, number of volunteers, quality and quantity of plants and more. Not much of the sculture is classic, but the sheer...More

Thank lhabitat
Reviewed 4 days ago

Senior couple. We walked some and then rode the tram. Ride the tram first if possible (tickets are for a specific time so buy early). Flowers and sculptures were fantastic. Japanese Garden a must see. Will return in future to go thru slower and really...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent place for all ages. Plan on spending a day to be able to enjoy all it has to offer. Make sure and plan a trip during the butterfly event in the spring. An Amazing experience! Summer Concerts are great also!!

Thank mcmillenkerry
Reviewed 1 week ago

On a beautiful summer's day we visited these amazing gardens . With proper footwear , sunscreen , hats and cameras we were all set. As young families headed to the children's garden , we visited the Japanese gardens and the sculptures . A photographer's dream...More

Thank 12,318
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are a member of over 200 nationwide gardens, you get free admission! Take the $4 tram ride. Even though it is impossible to cover all the sculptures by tram, you get a wonderful overview and information. Spectacular gardens and Japanese garden. We spent...More

Thank Likestogoaway
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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)
20 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
30 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.