Featured Events

October 10, 2015

Fall Family Days

Visit the Children’s Garden for fall family fun.

October 13, 2015

Remarks on the Land and the “Marks” Made on it

Described by New York Magazine as “one of our greatest living critics, not of the arts but of life itself,” English writer Geoff Dyer is a study in curiosity.

October 27, 2015

An Evening with Jenny Holzer

We are honored to announce the Charles Schoenknecht and Ward Paul Sculpture Lecture annual speaker—American icon, Jenny Holzer.



October 30, 2012 October 31, 2015

Bernar Venet at Meijer Gardens

January 30, 2015 August 14, 2016 / Snell Education Center

Tranquility Zone: A Japanese Garden Environment for Families

September 18 November 1, 2015

Chrysanthemums and More!

October 7, 2015 12:00 pm

Curator’s Choice

Join Laurene Grunwald as she discusses her thoughts on the pieces in the exhibition.

October 9, 2015 10:30 am / Lena Meijer Children's Garden

Fall Story Time

Join us for interactive fall-themed stories and experience how awesome autumn is in the Children’s Garden!  (Free with admission; no reservations required) Now through October 30, 2015.

10:00 am 12:00 pm
Classes & Camps: Adult

Painting on Fabric

Full Class

Visit our beautiful Japanese Garden to experience the autumn color and to gather ideas and sketch.


Nancy Hart


  • Members $35
  • Non-Members $43
October 10, 2015 1:00 pm / Children's Garden

Fall Family Days

Visit the Children’s Garden for fall family fun.

Board the Kids’ tram for an engaging experience all about trees. Travel through the Sculpture Park, visit the Groves and come away with a new understanding of Michigan trees.