Open May 22 - early October
Closing date is dependent on weather conditions.
Please be aware that butterflies may be less active during cool, cloudy weather.
Included with regular admission.
The Butterfly Pavilion features several hundred North American butterflies and thousands of nectar plants.
Visitors can watch new butterflies emerge from their chrysalides, and photographers can capture great shots of the colorful creatures.
On one side of the Pavilion, you can see small displays with dozens of other insects and arachnids and talk with our arthropod experts about these incredible animals.
The Color Identification Guide is 5 MB and is designed for legal (8.5" x 14") paper.
The Butterfly Pavilion is located on the west side of the Botanic Garden.