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The Butterfly Place

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Nice experience

First time there and very impressed with the butterflies and their knowledge of them. Loved the... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2018
George G
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Webster, Massachusetts
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Butterfly's a plenty

Was there recently on a rainy day....very uplifting , educational, and fun place. I find its a... read more

Reviewed June 9, 2018
Sabine F
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Shawnee, Kansas
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120 Tyngsboro Rd, Westford, MA 01886-1114
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Our library has passes so we visited on Columbus Day, their last day of the season. We went early and it wasn't too crowded then. Because it was cloudy, the butterflies were lower down and we enjoyed them landing on us and fluttering around us...More

Thank mountlombard
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Many varieties of active butterflies were seen during our visit. They appeared well cared for and healthy. However the banana put out for them was old and obviously dried out. The facility is more like a museum than a zoo and the facility requires that...More

Thank SummerinNY
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

First time there and very impressed with the butterflies and their knowledge of them. Loved the Quails with their babies too. Also small colorful birds at feeder. Gift shop under utilized..not much of a selection with dark lighting..not appealing for shopping at all.

Thank George G
Reviewed July 8, 2018

We enjoyed the Butterfly Place. Small children were mesmerized by all the butterflies. It is, however, a small facility and it will not take a long time to wander through. For the size I think it is a bit pricy. There are displays about the...More

Thank 2HVTRAV4
Reviewed June 9, 2018

Was there recently on a rainy day....very uplifting , educational, and fun place. I find its a little overpriced for a family outing.

Thank Sabine F
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Small facility, but lovely specimens. Great for an afternoon outing. Easy to maneuver around. Nice staff.

Thank bendeb49
Reviewed May 17, 2018

This is a great place to go and visit with friends and family. It's very warm and humid in there so wear appropriate clothes. The colors of the butterflies are amazing and the experience will not compare to anything you have ever seen before. You...More

2  Thank yaylix7
Reviewed April 23, 2018

really awsome place the staff i very knowlegable just very beautiful but you must not be squemish and careful where you step the butterflys are fragile they will climb all over you also very hot inside the gift shop doesntreally have alot but you can...More

Thank Christine F
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

Wear layers when you go because it’s very warm and very, very humid! Did I mention how humid it is yet? Whew! I was so uncomfortable inside. Bring a bottle of water. It’s a thirsty job watching all those tiny aviators! That notwithstanding, I immensely...More

2  Thank FlyMeToTheMoon429
Reviewed March 4, 2018

I recently took my twin grand-daughters (age 2) to the Butterfly Place. The first few minutes they just sat and watched all the butterflies flying, they were quite mesmerized. The garden is not large and was perfect for our girls to visit. We spent an...More

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2015 Admission Prices Adults: $12.50 Seniors (65+): $10.50 Children (3-12 years): $8.50 Children (2 and under): Free See our Special Offers page for discounts that may be available to you. Google Butterfly Place... More
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