Ticket Information: Our online ticket office is now open!  

To purchase tickets online for Tulip Time 2020, CLICK HERE

  • Important Dutch Dinner Information: Dutch Dinner is an extremely popular traditional Dutch meal held at Central College, 4-5 blocks from the festival area.  Dutch Dinner is held Thursday, 5/7, 5:00 & 7:00 and Friday, 5/8, 5:00 & 7:00. Due to the popularity of this event, we now have a Dutch Dinner waiting list. If you are interested in being placed on this waiting list, please contact tuliptime@pellahistorical.com.  Please include the desired date, time, and number of people in your party.  We will get back to you after April 1, 2020 if we are able to accommodate your request. 

  • During Tulip Time, you may purchase tickets at the ticket booth located on the southeast corner of the square (intersection of Main & Franklin Streets).

  • "Will-call/box office" advance purchase tickets will be ready for pickup at the ticket booth on the corner of Franklin and Main Streets, Wednesday, May 6, 2020, 9:00 a.m.

  • If you have purchased Historical Village and Vermeer Windmill Tour  tickets for Tulip Time in advance or at the ticket booth during Tulip Time, please exchange your tickets for a "Fast Pass" timed entry at the Vermeer Windmill Information Center or the North Gate entrance on Franklin Street.

 Contact Information:

Amy Vasina, Tulip Time Office Manager

Phone: 641-628-4311

Email: tuliptime@pellahistorical.com


With increasing concerns for the health of our guests, volunteers, vendors, participants and residents of Pella, we have made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Tulip Time Festival. Thank you for your understanding as we navigate this unprecedented health crisis.  

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Vermeer Mill &
Historical Village

507 Franklin St.

Pella, Iowa 50219

Scholte House Museum &

Maria's Tea Room

728 Washington St.

Pella, Iowa 50219

Tulip Time Office


Monday - Friday

9:00am - 5:00pm


Maria's Tea Room


Monday - Saturday

Call for reservations.


All Museums Closed

on Sundays


Historical Village


Monday - Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm

Vermeer Mill Tours:

10:30 am & 11:30 am

 1:30 pm  &  2:30 pm

10:00am - 4:00pm

Vermeer Mill Tours:

10:30 am & 11:30 am 1:30 pm


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