Rules at Meijer Gardens

Rules at Meijer Gardens

Always be respectful. Stay on the pathways and mowed lawn areas. Do not touch the sculptures.

Our Rules:

Always be respectful.

For the safety and enjoyment of all visitors and to protect the beauty of Meijer Gardens, please respect our rules during your visit:

  • Stay on the pathways and mowed lawn areas.
  • Do not touch the sculptures. (Light touching is allowed for these two sculptures only: The American Horse and Fred and Lena Meijer)
  • Do not climb any sculptures, trees, walls, fountains, rocks or waterfalls.
  • Do not wade or swim in ponds or streams.
  • Supervise children at all times.
  • Picnicking is allowed only in pavilions and designated areas. 
  • Smoking, e-cigarettes or similar devices are not permitted—we are a smoke-free environment.
  • Due to Michigan state law, no alcohol may be brought onto the grounds or facilities, and will be confiscated. Violators may be asked to leave the premises.
  • Food and drinks are not allowed in the sculpture galleries or gift shop.
  • Pets are not allowed. Properly trained service animals are welcome.
  • Do not feed or handle wildlife.
  • No bicycling, rollerblading, jogging, skiing, etc. 
  • Shoes and shirts must be worn at all times.
  • Photography for personal use may be taken in all public areas, unless noted otherwise. Please see our Photo Policy for more information on photography at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park.