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Homosassa Butterfly

6991 W Cardinal St, Homosassa, FL 34446
(352) 628-6362
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Ranked #5 of 7 attractions in Homosassa
Type: Specialty Museums
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Largo, Florida
1 review
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

We came from Largo, and this was on the list of to-dos, but, alas, it was out of business, apparently. The signs were painted over, and no one ever came to open the doors, even though the hours of operation sign was still up, and the gift shop was still stocked. Oh Well.

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florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

When our little grandchildren aged 1-12 come to visit, we always make this butterfly garden a stop. One can only tolerate and afford so much excitement at the theme parks This is a wonderful, calm and educational alternative experience for all of the children. The owners are involved, helpful and patient with their guests. We are treated to a really... More

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Crystal River
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19 reviews 19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Our Grandchildren, ages 5-11, enjoyed it very much. The film is very interesting and the whole experience is educational. The best part is releasing butterflies in the garden. The kids loved it.

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Hernando Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

If you live in the area it is a great little butterfly garden. The owner was very hands on while we were there and took us around and showed all the life cycle of the butterflies. We were there in time to release some butterflies into the garden. Nice side trip for the Homosassa wildlife park.

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

A feast for the eyes, for avid visitors of butterfly houses. From the moment you enter the driveway you are wisked away by the lovely larger than life paintings of butterflies gracing the facade of the Homosassa Butterfly House. The fully mature plantings from floor to ceiling along with the bench seating area made a visit so worthwhile after spening... More

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Brandon, Florida
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70 reviews 70 reviews
27 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2013

We had a great time visiting! The 18-minute video presentation was very informative and quality was great for such a small attraction. Never knew I could learn so much in a one hour visit. Butterflies are beautiful, but I definitely have a better appreciation of everything they have to accomplish in such a short amount of time! We enjoyed the... More

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alpharetta ga
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

We almost didn't go in when we pulled up in the parking lot. It wasn't as big as I expected. We decided to go in anyway. There was a very nice lady working but like the other reviewer mentioned there is only one lady working there. We went into the butterfly area which is basically a greenhouse. There were a... More

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Hernando, FL
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20 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012

Went to Butterfly Attraction the other day with two young grandsons. The short movie in a nice theater was VERY well done - particularly at a level for children. The lady who walked us through the tour was very knowledgeable, though it was disconcerting that she was allso running the ticket desk and had to run away from us a... More

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Homosassa, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2012

Although I am not really interested in butterflies, this is a good place to visit, especially with children. There are many species there.

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Crystal River, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

My kids absolutely love this place all I can say is WOW great job enjoyed our selves very much.They cant wait to go back and did reports on this place in school.

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