Learn

Learn

Make learning fun for all ages.

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is committed to presenting fun, interactive and informative programs about plants, sculpture, the environment and the arts. From summer camps for preschoolers to sculpture lectures and demonstrations, there is a wide variety of intriguing programs for everyone.

Student Field Trips

With 158 acres of indoor and outdoor gardens and over 200 sculptures, there are many ways to engage your students on a field trip. Explore our guided tours and program offerings below, or explore at your own pace with a self-led experience.

Classes & Camps

More than 130 classes for adults, children, and parent/child pairs are offered year-round, and more than 30 engaging summer camps for children ages 4 to 14 are offered each summer.

Virtual Field Trips

Can’t make it to Meijer Gardens for a field trip on site? Connect with one of our educators from your classroom or home for a live, interactive educational program! 

Educator Resources

Whether you are a classroom teacher or an at home educator, we have resources for your children to explore art, science, the environment and more.  Remote Learning Resources are free and include a variety of materials such as fillable worksheets, video snapshots around the Gardens, and enrichment activities as well as suggested age ranges and curriculum connections.

Peter M. Wege Library

Open to all visitors, the Peter M. Wege Library offers reference materials on a wide variety of topics including: art history, plant care, sculpture, butterflies and birds, garden design, and more.

Zooming In On…

Register for free live and interactive virtual visits facilitated by Meijer Gardens educators to explore art and horticulture in our collections and on our grounds from your own home or classroom!