We are opening for 2024.

This will be the fourth year this unique event has taken place and will run from Thursday 18th April to Monday 29th April 2024 (closed Tuesday 23rd April and Wednesday 24th April). The event is a rare chance to celebrate the start of Spring by visiting and walking through working tulip fields, taking advantage of special photo opportunities and enjoying a day out in the beautiful Norfolk Countryside.

Tickets are sold out for 2024.

Book your Tickets

The best way to keep up with what's happening is to follow @thenorfolkhospice and @norfolk_tulips on Facebook and Instagram, all announcements will be made on these platforms.

If you are interested in learning more on the growing process of the Tulip field and the work the Norfolk Tulips team put in to make this event happen. Visit their website: 

Norfolk Tulips | King's Lynn, Norfolk

You will find all of our common FAQs below;

Please do not contact us unless your enquiry has not been answered in our below FAQs.

The Event

What time are you open?

Most days we open at 10am and last entry is at 3.30pm. We ask that the Tulip field is vacated by 4.30pm.

This year we are offering three late evenings, where we will be open from 10am and last entry will be 7pm, We ask that the Tulip field is vacated by 8pm. 

The field will be closed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays for essential field and crop maintenance. Please do not try to visit on these days.


How much are tickets?

Adult tickets will be £7.50 each and children's tickets (5 - 17) will be £5 each. Under 5's are free
Please note that there will also be a parking charge of £2 per car.

How many tickets can I book at once?

There is a maximum booking size of 10 tickets. Please get in touch for larger group bookings (20+) email us [email protected].

When will tickets be released?

The tickets will be released approximately two weeks prior to opening.

Can I change my day/time?

Unfortunately, we cannot change the day or time of your ticket due to capacity limitations. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

Discount for carers? NHS Staff? Students? etc?

We do not offer any discounts.

Will I receive a physical ticket?

All tickets are distributed via email.

I’ve lost my ticket!

Please get in touch with The Norfolk Hospice on 01485 601701 or email [email protected]

How many tickets will be available?

We have increased our capacity again this year and there will be approximately 25,000 tickets available.


Is there a car park?

There is a car park on site for our guests at the Tulip field, you can book this at the same time as booking your tickets. This is grass field not a tarmac car park, it is uneven and may be muddy or dusty depending on conditions. Cars are parked at owners risk. The car park is not suitable for large motor homes. 

Is there electric car charging points? Where is the nearest one?

We will not have an electric car charging point at the Tulip field. The nearest charging stations are Sandringham Estate, The Ffolkes Arms and Knights Hill Hotel.

Food & Drink

What food is available?

There will be a selection of food and drink vendors, both sweet and savoury for you to enjoy.

Can we bring a picnic?

You can purchase food and drink at the event, from one of our numerous vendors. Picnics are not permitted in the car park due to health and safety.

I am a vendor; can I book a pitch?

Please contact The Norfolk Hospice on 01485 601701 or email [email protected].


What toilet facilities will there be?

There will be portable toilets on site, and hand sanitiser available. Please note that there is no running water at the Tulip fields.


Can we walk there?

Due to the location, it is not safe or possible to walk to the venue. We would suggest using a local taxi service.

Is there public transport?

Unfortunately, there is no public transport to the Tulip fields. We would suggest using a local taxi service.


Can I bring a camera or drone?

You are very welcome to bring cameras, please be sure to use #TulipsforTapping2024 in any pictures you post on social media!

However, we regret to inform you that the use of drones is strictly forbidden on and around the Tulip field.

What footwear?

Please ensure you wear appropriate footwear due to the uneven terrain; it can also be muddy or dusty depending on the weather conditions.

Can I bring a dog?

Dogs and other animals are strictly forbidden on the fields, with the exception of assistance dogs.

Is the Tulip field wheelchair and/or pram friendly?

While those using wheelchairs and buggies are wholeheartedly welcome at the fields, we would ask that users be aware that conditions on the day are wholly dependent upon the weather. The terrain will be uneven and can be muddy or dusty; please bear this in mind before you visit and ensure you wear appropriate footwear.

Commercial Photography

If you are interested in a commercial photography pass, please email [email protected] with the following information; your name, your company name, email address and telephone number. We will then get in touch once we have more information regarding prices, dates and times.