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Day Opening hours
Fri - Wed Closed
Overview of opening hours
Schoolstraat 29B
9285 NE Buitenpost
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0511 - 54 12 53

Main entrance of De Kruidhof
De Kruidhof's sales garden with a wide range of flowers, plants, herbs and trees
De kinderspeeltuin van de Kruidhof
For children, De Kruidhof is a true playground paradise!
De Kruidhof shop full of beautiful garden products, food products and garden accessories
Botanical garden De Kruidhof

De Kruidhof (the herb yard) is the largest herb garden in the Netherlands. Discover the 17 themed sections, each with its own unique characteristics and collection of plants. The garden is home to around 2000 plant species.

Treat your senses to De Kruidhof!

Botanical garden De Kruidhof, next to the station in Buitenpost (on the rail line between Groningen and Leeuwarden) is the largest botanical garden in the north of the Netherlands and a unique day out for young and old alike.

17 themed gardens In this four-hectare space, discover the seventeen themed gardens, each with its own unique characteristics and collection of plants. On top of this, De Kruidhof contains the largest collection of medicinal herbs in Western Europe.

IJstijdenmuseum (ice ages museum) Also worth a visit is the IJstijdenmuseum, which is part of De Kruidhof. Travel back in time and marvel at the wondrous images and stories. The museum is worth visiting for young and old alike.

Fun for children There’s plenty to do for children. De Kruidhof offers a beautiful natural playground and, starting this year, an educational scavenger hunt, free of charge.

Eettuin Want to relax after taking everything in? Drink a fresh cup of coffee or have lunch at the Eettuin. The Eettuin is also a perfect place for a family gathering, wedding or office outing.

Shop Visit the shop offering local and garden products for a permanent reminder. The garden shop is full of beautiful flowers, plants, trees and fruit trees grown at De Kruidhof.

Looking for more information? Go to www.dekruidhof.nl/en/.

Access

Netherlands Museum Pass valid

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Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Drinken
  • Parkeergelegenheid voor auto's
  • Museumwinkel
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