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Butterfly Gardens of Wisconsin

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Great place for kids to learn

Lots of butterflies to see, as well as cocoons. They also have bees and turtles. Really... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
Appleton, Wisconsin
Open one more week or so. A fun place to interact with butterflies.

A lovely place with lots of monarchs. While the butterfly garden is on the small size it's still a... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2018
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

Lots of butterflies to see, as well as cocoons. They also have bees and turtles. Really educational for kids and adults alike. Pond has frogs and tadpoles and also have paths through the wildflowers which was really neat.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

A lovely place with lots of monarchs. While the butterfly garden is on the small size it's still a lovely spot to come and see the butterflies. While I was there, Almost all the kids I saw absolutely loved seeing and interacting with the butterflies....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

I have literally driven past this jewel 100’s of times not realizing what I was missing. This is an intimate setting that offers a lot of beauty, learning and nature. There is a small entry fee. In the entry there is a lot of nature...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018

Place is very well managed, with friendly staff that answered our questions. We met Jack the owner in the parking lot and he gave us a very warm welcome! Plenty of Monarch Butterflies and other species. Was our 1st time seeing a Monarch Chrysalis! Enjoyed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

It appears to be well developed with plenty of space and grasses for Butterflies. We were there on a sunny day, but, not nearly as many butterflies as I had hoped to see. Seems more like it's a work in progress. I'll try again sometime,...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

My kids loved visiting the indoor butterfly garden. They gave Sugar sticks to encourage butterflies to land on the stick (q-tip) so kids can closely inspect them. Outside they have a butterfly trail. The trail is cut into the shape of a butterfly and the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed January 31, 2018

If U Like NATURE this is a Very Nice Place to Visit.. Butterflies in their Natural Environment.. Good Place to take the Family

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank DeLylla
Reviewed July 6, 2017

This place is small but absolutely worth our half hour trip from Green Bay. Here's my tip: *Bring a small bug catcher with you when you go and pay $3.00 to adopt your own monarch caterpillar. *Prepared with an aquarium with a screen top at...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank Marjorie S
Reviewed March 19, 2017

The area is small but they have a breeding area of butterflies, so you're sure to see at least a few before walking on their trails.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank JAK5878
Reviewed March 13, 2017

I thought it was pricey for what was there. The owner was very crabby. Not welcoming at all. I reserved a plant and they said they would call when it was ready - call never came. I will not be visiting again.

Date of experience: July 2016
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