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“Butterfly House Is First Rate” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Texas Discovery Gardens

Texas Discovery Gardens
3601 Martin Luther King Blvd., Dallas, TX 75210
214-428-7476
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Ranked #37 of 115 Attractions in Dallas
Type: Natural History Museums, Gardens, Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Cultural
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Owner description: Texas Discovery Gardens is a 7.5-acre organic urban oasis filled with natural wonders for all ages. An indoor tropical butterfly house, the Rosine Smith Sammons Butterfly House and Insectarium, features hundreds of free-flying butterflies from around the world. Garden areas include a wildlife pond, Shakespeare Garden, Native Butterfly Habitat, and the scenic Grand Allee du Meadows. Picnics are welcome outside. Open daily, 10 am to 5 pm.
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“Butterfly House Is First Rate”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2011

The garden itself is small, well-maintained and peaceful. The Butterfly House is the reason to visit and was terrific. There are hundreds and hundreds of butterflies from dozens of species. The path through the plantings allows for closeup viewing of resting, and mating butterflies, as well as panoramic views with butterflies fluttering everywhere. We came to Fair Park just to look around and feel like we stumbled onto a Dallas gem.

Visited June 2011
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