Peter M. Wege Library

Delve more deeply.

Open to all visitors, our library offers reference materials on a wide variety of topics including: art history, plant care, sculpture, butterflies and birds, garden design, and more. Materials are for reference only, ensuring that needed materials are always available. For your convenience, the library features free wireless internet, quiet study tables and a copy machine.

The Peter M. Wege Library is a member of the Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries and the Art Libraries Society of North America. The library's collection includes materials on:

  • Art history
  • Plant care, from abelia to zinnia
  • Sculpture
  • Butterflies and birds
  • Garden design
  • Artists
  • The environment
  • Children's books about art, plants, animals and the environment

Need help with a garden-
or art-related question?

Reference desk: 616-974-5247
Library office: 616-975-3144
Email: skilroy@meijergardens.org