Several people has recommended The Meijer Gardens to us, but since it is a 2 hour drive (and since we usually have the dog with us when we are in the area) we have never been
Was it worth a 2 hour drive? YES!
They have one of the largest Japanese gardens I have ever seen in my life (sponsored by the Devos family.......😡)
It was gigantic. And the weather was late summer sunshine at its best:
But the part I liked the best was by far the room dedicated to carnivorous plants. A whole room!
And of course I also liked the giant neuron in the sculpture garden. I kind of have to, right?