Few places can match the beauty of Holland, Michigan in the spring when millions of tulips burst forth with amazing color in public parks, local attractions and lining the streets.
Exciting Exhibit for 2022 at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds!
World renowned Dutch horticulturist, Ibo Gülsen, will create a week-long immersion experience, taking visitors through the history of the tulip, from its origins in Turkey, to the Netherlands, and finally to the small-town community of Holland, Michigan. With 50,000 tulips of all varieties and colors to give you an experience that brings the tulips up to eye-level and creates exceptional photo opportunities for friends and family alike. Located at the Ottawa County Fairgrounds May 7-15, 2022.
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The City of Holland manages all the tulip plantings in parks, along city streets and in the downtown area. Here is a list of locations around Holland where tulips are planted.
239 S. River Ave. | 43.000+ tulips
This Victorian-style park has a traditional Dutch fountain, winding pathways and gazebo encircled with brightly colored tulips.
Shopping district | 37,000+ tulips
You’ll find beautiful tulip plantings in beds and planters along the streets of Downtown Holland among the restaurants and shops.
WINDOW ON THE WATERFRONT PARK
110 Columbia Ave. | 94,000+ tulips
Featuring walking paths through tulip fields and beds, photo stands, life-size statues in traditional Dutch dress, scenic overlooks and beautiful open spaces, this 30-acre park is a "must see!"
Curbside | 250,000+ tulips
Six miles of curbside plantings wind through Holland's neighborhoods, including the historic district. The most picturesque portion features flowering Kwanzan cherry, crab and plumb trees along Washington Ave. and 12th St. boulevards.
WINDMILL ISLAND GARDENS
1 Lincoln Ave. | 122,000+ tulips
Home of "DeZwaan" a centuries old windmill, this beautiful park has formal gardens and growing fields.
This attraction has specific entrance fees, hours of operation and visitor guidelines. Get details at https://www.holland.org/visit-windmill-island-gardens
NELIS' DUTCH VILLAGE
12350 James St. | 30,000+ tulips
Bright flowerbeds highlight this re-creation of an 1800's Dutch village.
This attraction has specific entrance fees, hours of operation and visitor guidelines. Get details at https://www.dutchvillage.com/
VELDHEERS TULIP FARM + DEKLOMP WOODEN SHOE & DELFT FACTORY
12775 Quincy St. | 4 million+ tulips
This 40-acre farm has been family-owned for 80 years, boasting millions of tulips in fields and decorative beds.
This attraction has specific entrance fees, hours of operation and visitor guidelines. Get details at http://veldheer.com/
WHERE TO BUY BULBS WHILE YOU’RE HERE
Keep in mind, bulbs are not available in the spring but they can be ordered at the following locations for fall delivery.
Nelis’ Dutch Village
Veldheer Tulip Garden
Windmill Island Gardens
Check out how the City of Holland plants 55,000 tulips at Windmill Island