Discover something new in the Butterfly Bungalow! Watch butterflies emerge from chrysalides, search for hungry caterpillars among the leaves, catch a butterfly on a feeding sponge and more! Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to learn about and interact with the butterflies you may find in your own backyard!
The Butterfly Bungalow is open from 10am-3pm, Wednesday-Sunday from May 26 to September 3.
Just a few things to know before visiting the Butterfly Bungalow.
- 1.Please help prevent escapes as you enter and leave the Bungalow.
- 2. Please do not catch or hold the butterflies.
- 3.Please watch your step, butterflies are everywhere.
- 4. 20 people at a time in the Bungalow.
- 5. No strollers in the Bungalow. The pathways can be hard to navigate and watch for butterflies on the ground.
- 6.Have fun and ask questions.
The Butterfly Bungalow will close on September 3, 2023 with several rehoming sessions planned that day to relocate our butterflies into the Garden!
Butterfly Rehoming Times: 11 am, 1 pm, 3 pm
The Butterfly Bungalow will be closed 15-20 min before rehoming sessions to allow for butterfly capture for release (10:45 – 11 am, 12:45 – 1:00 pm, 2:40 – closed for season.).
Location in the Garden for release: Levine Pavilion
Please note: The Bungalow will remain open throughout the day on September 3 even though you will see limited butterflies as they make their way into the Garden to winter.