The visitors come from over 100 countries. 20% comes from the Netherlands, 40% of the visit from our neighboring countries. From the distant lands, Keukenhof received 120,000 Americans and 90,000 Chinese. Also from eastern Europe, Russia and South America, the number of visitors grew.
Romance along the flowerbeds
Keukenhof invested heavily in a new building and car park; that proved to work well. The theme for 2018 will be Romance. The Keukenhof will be opened in 2018 from 22 March to 13 May. Book already your private tour with Amsterdam VIP Tours, to guarantee your guided visit! See you then!
Open in 2018
In 2018 he Keukenhof gardens are open from 22 March untill 13 May. Make shure you do not miss it! Book our private ‘flower’ tourate ‘flower’ tour, visit the gardens and go cycling along the tulip fields!
Last Year (2017)
Keukenhof flower exhibition closed it’s 2017 season on May 21 with a record. The visitors appreciated the flower show with an 8.9. As many as 1.4 million visitors visited the park, 200,000 more than the year before.
The most beautiful spring park in the world is satisfied with this result. The beautiful cool spring caused full bloom for 8 weeks. The average age was significantly lower than previous years. More and more younger visitors experience the Keukenhof as a trendy park for a nice day out between the flowers.
A famous song and an important export product from the Netherlands! Many people visit Amsterdam from all around the world in spring to see the amazing amounts of spring flowers; tulips, duffodils, crocusses etc.
The 8 weeks a year (in spring) that the worldfamous Keukenhof gardens are open to the public, attract many flower lovers.
What to do if you want to grow the beautiful flowers at home? We advise not to buy the bulbs locally. The chance you will get them through customs are rather small. Also you buy old bulbs.
Fresh bulbs with discount
Order flower bulbs online to get fresh bulbs shipped to your home address in autumn! Order on Dutch Garden World and use the code: CD16 (when checking out) to get 7,5% discount!
National Tulip Day in the Netherlands is the day the new tulip cutting season is officialy launched. This year it will be on Saturday, January 21.
In Amsterdam the Dam square will be turned into a giant ‘pick-garden’ with 200,000 tulips in different colors, by Dutch tulip growers. From 1 PM you can pick tulips (until they are finished). At least 10.000 people are expected to come to the event.
The theme of National Tulip Day 2017 is ‘Dutch Design’. The start of a new tulip season is celebrated throughout the Netherlands. Many florists will have special special actions in the following ‘National Tulips Weeks’.
Are not you the opportunity to come to Amsterdam? No worries! You can still check out what’s happening on the Dam! Click here for a live view: Live View Dam.
From March 23 – May 21 2017 the world famous Keukenhof exhibition of bulb / spring flowers will be open again. Book a private tour with Amsterdam VIP Tours to go there!