Do you love to plant the flowers in the garden? Then come to Aalsmeer! Our flower village is internationally known as the home of floriculture. The highlight is a visit to the Royal FloraHolland flower auction, the world’s largest trading centre for flowers and plants. Other absolute must-sees are the fragrant rose gardens at the Historical Garden, with plants and flowers that will make you feel nostalgic, and the Flower Art Museum: a museum dedicated to floral art.
Aalsmeer is known as the flower village on the water and there is always plenty to do there. There is so much to do that you can easily spend a day in Aalsmeer and not be bored. Fo
There’s plenty to explore in the famous flower village of Aalsmeer: from floral art to colorful events full of flowers – discover the best activities here!
The fact that the world's largest flower auction is located in Aalsmeer is well known. All the action accredited to the Royal FloraHolland takes place on the Legmeerdijk. A visit t
When you think of Aalsmeer, you think of flowers. This small village provides the flower export worldwide and we do it very well if we say so ourselves. From museums to full-experi
Top international photographer Richard Fischer will exhibit at the Flower Art Museum in Aalsmeer – Amsterdam later this year. Fischer is one of the most prominent botanical photogr
The exhibition 'A Tribute to Flowers' opened mid October at the Flower Art Museum in Aalsmeer. Artists Richard Fischer and Jean Jacques Argueyrolles offer a multi-facetted unique t
The world-famous and largest flower auction in the world is a world in itself. The size of Royal Flora Holland is quite impressive! Millions of flowers and plants are traded daily,
An oasis of peace where each season has its own particular charm. September provides a colourful array of Dahlias and May and June offers an abundance of strawberries. The Historic
The quintessential Aalsmeer is famous for its lilacs, and the lilac bloom is the jewel in the crown of Aalsmeer’s flower world. In short, without Aalsmeer there are no lilacs and w
Enjoy a boat trip on the Westeinderplassen. From the extraction of peat and the cultivation of strawberries to the transformation of horticulture into a water sports setting.
Do you want to cycle or walk in a relatively unknown part of the Amsterdamse Bos? The early years of the Amsterdamse Bos come to life in the Schinkelbos in Aalsmeer. The Schinkelbo
Cycling through Aalsmeer means flowers and water, because the flower gardens, the flower auction and the Westeinderplassen with its water tower and islands are Aalsmeer's pride and
The Boerma Instituut consists out of a family that has been in the flower business for over 120 years and today almost the entire floral community knows where to find the Boerma Institute, a centre offering vocational training, courses and workshops in the field of flower arranging. Jacqueline Boerma and her eldest son also travel all over the world promoting the Boerma Institute and their profession. They visit Japan two to three times a year, where no fewer than 86,000 students aim to become qualified flower arrangers. This international allure has its roots in our most southern province, Limburg.