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Address: 120 Tyngsboro Road, Westford, MA 01886
Phone Number: 978-392-0955
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Lovely on a cold, March day

A friend and I visited on a cold, dreary March day. Used a Groupon so the fee was very reasonable. It was a lovely respite after a terrible winter. Warm in there and I loved it... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
Andrea C
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Holden, Massachusetts
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Holden, Massachusetts
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109 reviews 109 reviews
8 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

A friend and I visited on a cold, dreary March day. Used a Groupon so the fee was very reasonable. It was a lovely respite after a terrible winter. Warm in there and I loved it. Beautiful butterflies, flowers, colorful finches..I had been many years before so thought it was time to visit once again. Enjoyed the film on the... More 

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bflybut, Owner at The Butterfly Place, responded to this review

Hi! Sylvia here from The Butterfly Place. Thank-you! Yes, it sure has been a rough winter...we're happy to have some spring here at The Butterfly Place. Please come again! More 

Methuen, ma
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The butterfly place is a dream come true for butterfly lovers! The beautiful indoor garden hosts hundreds of butterflies along with several types of birds, koi pond, a frog, and a variety of plants, flowers, and trees. The butterflies fly freely and may even land on you! This is definitely the type of place you need to bring your camera.... More 

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bflybut, Owner at The Butterfly Place, responded to this review

Hi! Sylvia here from The Butterfly Place. Thank-you so much! I'm glad you visited and hope you enjoyed your entire birthday! More 

Arlington, Massachusetts
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148 reviews 148 reviews
28 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We went to escape winter for a bit and enjoy some flowers and butterflies. They were absolutely lovely and just what we needed. It is not a large place, and not super cheap but I like it for an annual visit to escape winter. Great for families as well.

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bflybut, Owner at The Butterfly Place, responded to this review

Hi! Sylvia here from The Butterfly Place. Thank-you for the review! We are a small family business which receives no subsidies or grants and so do the best we can on price. There are discounts available, such as a discount coupon booklet...10 visits for $70, $7/ticket! BUy one during the month of March and receive 2 FREE admissions. Thank-you! More 

Dracut, Massachusetts
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133 reviews 133 reviews
61 attraction reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My wife and I visited The Butterfly Place with our two young grandchildren on a winter Saturday. It was pretty crowded with other families, so it was not the "escape" I expected. As soon as you walk through the door there is a gift shop with merchandise at all prices, low to high. For my taste the admission prices are... More 

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bflybut, Owner at The Butterfly Place, responded to this review

Hi! Sylvia here from The Butterfly Place. Thank-you for your review. I think that you gave a description that is helpful. It can be busy on week-ends. Week day afternoons tend to be quieter. As far as price, we receive no grants or government subsidies. Our customers are our only support. I'm glad that you visited! More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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71 reviews 71 reviews
27 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I took both of my granddaughters on separate occasions, with friends; and the girls, roughly 10 years old, loved the place. It is compact; but that way you get to see all the creatures. They have an excellent exhibit of the metamorphosis of the butterfly and a large selection of them. They also have some cute birds and Vietnamese Quail.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

I really love how peaceful this place is. The staff know a lot about the butterflies and moths. There are little quails running around so be careful. If you are bringing children make sure they know to be gentle. They have a beautiful garden as well. If you get hot very easily make sure you are prepared. Otherwise, relax and... More 

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bflybut, Manager at The Butterfly Place, responded to this review

Hi! Sylvia here from The Butterfly Place. Thank-you very much! We are always very happy when we have repeat customers! Hope you'll come next season! From now until 2/13/15 we have anonline special....buy four tickets for only $25, $6.25/ticket vs. $12 for adults. We are celebrating our 25th anniversary open in 2015!!! Thanks Again. More 

Amesbury, Massachusetts
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46 reviews 46 reviews
12 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Beautiful butterflies but rather expensive - grandchildren (age 7 and 10) enjoyed it very much - 10 year old girl could have lasted well over an hour - seven year old lost attention at 45 minutes. Well kept -- professional to answer questions.

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Rodman, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
20 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We purchased two different sets of tickets on 2 separate groupon accounts. When we first got here the manager was going to make us pay again but once we explained the situation we we're let in. The area itself was very nice, lots of different species of butterflies and very pretty. However the area was very small. There were about... More 

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Haverhill, Massachusetts
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

If you can tolerate the humidity and parents who are not mindful all the time ( the latter not always in attendance) but LOVE the beauty of wings aloft and sometimes setting on your shoulder or an extension of it, then the wonder and bliss of this place is food for your soul. The type of butterflies differ from time... More 

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Wilmington, Massachusetts
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

The place is small. And I mean SMALL! There is one room covered with glass roof where the butterflies and a couple of white little birds coexist. Don't remember how much I paid the entrance fee (one can find it on their website) but I remember the feeling that I overpaid. There are also few rooms with dusty glass display... More 

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