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Mariposario Selva Viva

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Diagonal 55 34-67 Centro comercial Puerta del Norte, Medellin 00000, Colombia
5733007916291
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No more butterflies... it's a plant nursery now

The first week of February, 2016, they removed the butterfly exhibit, and replaced it with a... read more

Reviewed February 12, 2016
maynard7
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Phoenix, Arizona
Small

This is a little green spot inside a Cement Mall in Bello. If you are visiting the city, the mall... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2016
Juan Carlos R
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Medellin, Colombia
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A wonderful place where you can see more than 1200 butterflies from 40 different species alive, flying, eating and interacting.It´s a place for fun and learning as you can see the entire process of the butterflies since it´s an egg, a caterpillar that forms the chrysalis and finally the butterfly is born.This is a unique place to appreciate butterflies in Medellín Located inside a shopping mall and , near the metro station Niquia.
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Feb 12, 2016
“No more butterflies... it's a plant nursery now”
Jan 13, 2016
“Small”
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Diagonal 55 34-67 Centro comercial Puerta del Norte, Medellin 00000, Colombia
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5733007916291
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Reviewed February 12, 2016

The first week of February, 2016, they removed the butterfly exhibit, and replaced it with a nursery that sells plants. Not even one butterfly was sti hanging around. Sorry this isn't there any more. But, there is still a butterfly exhibit in the Botanical Gardens...More

1  Thank maynard7
Reviewed January 13, 2016

This is a little green spot inside a Cement Mall in Bello. If you are visiting the city, the mall offers you many shops and restaurants and this place. It is like a mini square which has been adapted to offer visitors a natural spot...More

Thank Juan Carlos R
Reviewed January 4, 2016

The only thing worth our time while visiting the Botanical Gardens was our visit to the "mariposario" . Butterflies of all sizes, colors , types, but all beautiful. It is impossible to describe what you will see, but trust us, you will only see something...More

Thank mmo5
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Worth every moment! My daughter and I visited during our tour of Colombia and it was well worth the time. The tour guide spoke english which was a pleasant surprise, he was very knowledgable about the local flora and fauna.

Thank Edward B
Reviewed November 18, 2013

Was with a group that was anxious to see it and I really didn't care to go, after entering was happy I did if you have time and in area it is very nice

1  Thank Pete S
Reviewed March 11, 2012

i liked that i was able to meet more travelers like me.

Thank katalina N
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