Spring is calling you to the Botanic Garden

Where better to see the change in seasons than the Botanic Garden? We will therefore celebrate the start of each season: Floridylle!

Each Floridylle is packed with great activities to welcome the coming season! The Botanic Garden displayed at its best. The seasonal plants are placed in the spotlight while we lead you through the most beautiful parts of the Garden.

Spring Floridylle

Winter is over and the Garden is on wearing its Sunday best. Come enjoy the spring throughout the Easter holiday. The trees and shrubs are budding with life. Splashes of spring colour abound, from the radiant magnolias with their soft pinks, yellows and whites, to golden daffodils and pink blossoming trees. The soft greens of the first leaves and the white wood anemones form a spectacular backdrop.


All activities are included in the entrance ticket.*

*excluding the Eastern Buffet

Not to be missed

Every Saturday, Sunday and Wednesday, as well as Easter Monday from 1-5 pm at the ‘Pachthof’:

Creative mini-workshops for the children

  • Dye Easter Eggs naturally
  • Grill your marshmellows over a fire
  • Giant kids games
  • Face painting for children (! Only on Sundays, Wednesdays and Eastern monday)

1 – 5 pm

Near the Castle

Sunday 1 april: Spring Flowers guided walk

A beautiful sunday stroll around the Garden to admire the colourful spring flowers

14 u

Reservation here

Sunday 1 & Monday 2 april: Eastern quest for the golden egg

Come & search for the golden eggs. The quest will lead you to the Easer Bunny who has a little surprise for you.

from 12:00 am to 5:00 pm

For children

The quest starts at the Main Entrance or at Entrance Meise



Sunday 1 & Monday 2 april: Eastern Buffet at the Orangery

Festive Eastern Buffet

from  9:30 am to 11:30 am (max 80 persons!)
 or from  11:30 am tot 1:30 pm (max 80 persons!)
adults: € 27,5pp
children : 6-12 year € 15 pp
3 to 5 year: € 5
0 tot 2 year: free
Payment in advance by bank transfer to account number BE22 0016 7230 4147 indicating “Easter brunch and number of adults and children”
Access to the domain is not included
Reservation  here

Ongoing activities

Magnolia Walk

Admire our collection of magnolias, we offer free leaflet guides with educational walk in Dutch or French.

Rustic Spring

Pat lambs while enjoying the spring blossoms and spring flowers

Free Tourist Train

Hop on, Hop off our free tourist train, every Sunday and festive day and every day during the school holidays.


Plan your visit


Spring Floridylle: Eastern Holiday: 31 march  – 15 april 2018



  • Individual ticket: € 7
  • 60+ and persons with disabilities: € 6
  • Children ≤ 5 years, or companion of disabled persons
  • 6 – 17 year: € 1
  • Four Seasons Card and Friend of the Garden : free
  • Students: € 3.50
  • Groups > 15 people: € 6


The Botanic Garden Meise is 92 hectares in the north of Brussels and comprises some 18,000 plant species. It is one of the largest plant collections in the world. It is also a renowned research institute, specializing in the coffee family, central Africa and tropical mushrooms, amongst others. There is always something to discover in this beautiful domain. Visit the Plant Palace, enjoy the show in the medieval castle and marvel at the diversity of the plant kingdom.


Botanic Garden Meise

Domein van Bouchout
Nieuwelaan 38
1860 Meise

tel +32 (0)2 260 09 70



The Botanical Garden is 3 km from the Atomium.
By car: A12 Brussels-Antwerp, exit 3 Meise.
By public transport: from Brussels North train station or the Roi Baudouin metro station (line 6): take the bus ‘De Lijn’ 250 or 251.


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