The Keukenhof theme in 2014 is "Holland". More than seven million tulips, daffodils and hyacinths across 32 ha, as well as 30 flower shows and seven gardens.
Wim Pijbes, director of the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam and 'Dutchman of the year,' will deliver the opening speech.
Winter Olympic medallists Michel and Ronald Mulder will also help open the event alongside actors from the longest running show in Dutch theatre history : Soldier of Orange – the Musical.
Keukenhof 2014 remains open until 18 May.