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Frederik Meijer Garden extends hours for the holidays

Posted at 10:57 AM, Dec 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-23 10:58:14-05

Frederik Meijer Gardens is a magical and serene place to visit all year long, but it's especially so around the holidays with their special holiday displays. To ensure everyone can experience their holiday cheer, Frederik Meijer Gardens is extending their visiting hours around the holiday season.

The annual Metro Health Christmas & Holiday Traditions exhibition brings the glow of over 300,000 lights, strolling carolers, rooftop reindeer and 46 international trees and displays. Guests will have the change to explore the Signs of the Season, plus learn about the meaning behind the world's most iconic holiday symbols.

The Railway Garden exhibition will also be on display, which is a unique horticultural display that incorporates garden design, miniature buildings made from natural materials, and model trolleys and trains.

Meijer Gardens will be open until 9 p.m. on December 23, 26-28, and 30. The gardens will close at 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve and will be closed on Christmas day and New Year's Day.

To learn more about their holiday hours and exhibitions, visit