Keukenhof: World famous flower gardens in LisseThe Keukenhof Gardens near Amsterdam provide visitors with a feast for the senses! As 7 million flower bulbs bloom over 32 hectares, the park is awash with the sight and scent of blossoming flowers. See the flower shows, experience this year’s theme pavilion and delight in the statues dotted around the park. Take the kids on a treasure hunt or explore the playground, petting zoo or hedge maze. Leave some time to explore the surrounding area with its fields of flowers by hiring a bike or taking a boat cruise.
Peace, love, harmonyThe theme for 2019 was ‘Flower Power’. Bright colours, hippies, peace and music: Keukenhof delved fully into that early 1970s vibe for the show’s 70th edition.
Events at the KeukenhofThe musical entertainment and beautifully decorated floats at the flower parade are one of the highlights of the Keukenhof events calendar, but there's always plenty more in store. Throughout the flower
Keukenhof highlights for 2019 included:
• 23 & 24 March: Sounds of Holland
• 29-31 March: Holland Heritage Weekend
• 5-7 April: Flower Power
• 13 April: Flower Parade
• 21 & 22 April: Mellow Yellow
• 27 April: Keukenhof King’s Day
• 29 April-3 May: Bird of Prey shows
• 11 & 12 May: Romance at Keukenhof
• 13-19 May: Woodstock festival
For the latest programme information and inspiration, visit the official website for the Keukenhof Gardens.