Keukenhof Flower Garden near Amsterdam
Keukenhof Garden events last only from March to May each year. During these 3 months more than 1 million people visit Keukenhof and its beautiful tulip fields.
The Keukenhof Flower Garden is a magnificent springtime exhibition of Dutch bulbs, flowers and plants. With 32 hectares and 15 kilometres of footpaths, this beautiful spring park offers flower shows, themed gardens, artworks, restaurants, boat trips and fun activities for children.
Keukenhof gardens tickets
Keukenhof Garden events dates
The Keukenhof Garden events take place between March and May.
Tips for Keukenhof gardens
Buy your ticket in advance. You may have to wait in a long queue if you decide to buy your tickets at one of the special bus departure points.
Timing is key. Although the park is open for two months, the flowers are not necessarily in full bloom for the entire Keukenhof season. The best time to go to Keukenhof is midApril, when spring is expected to be at its peak.
Get ready to post your selfie live from the gardens, as free wifi is available throughout the entire park.
Directions to Keukenhof gardens
Keukenhof is located in the town of Lisse, which is about halfway between Amsterdam and the Hague.
Those driving to the gardens can reach Keukenhof via motorways A4 (exit NieuwVennep) and A44 (exit 3, Lisse). Signposts are clearly marked, and the park offers many parking spaces.
Public transport to Keukenhof is also readily available, with direct return buses available from the train stations at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (bus line 858), Leiden (854) and Haarlem (850). It is recommended to buy a combi ticket, where you will get entrance to the gardens in addition to a return bus trip.
Keukenhof offers great wheelchair access and many disabled toilet facilities.