The Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park is located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. With over 650,000 visitors annually and 158 acres to explore, Meijer Gardens is fun for the entire family. The goal of the dedicated staff at the gardens is to promote enjoyment and appreciation for horticulture, the arts and the splendor of nature.
The Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park is one of the top cultural destinations in the Midwest. There are five indoor gardens, each with a different theme, and plenty of outdoor gardens with nature trails, and boardwalks for hiking. The largest tropical conservatory in the nation is also housed there, as well as a variety of different gardens and sculpture collections. The world-class sculpture collection can be found spread throughout the gardens, permanently intertwined with nature. However, in order to showcase different artists from time to time, there are indoor galleries for temporary sculpture collections. There is also an outdoor amphitheater that is currently home to one of the most beloved summer concert series in the area.
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Things to Do in Grand Rapids, Michigan: Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
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