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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 6 days ago
George G
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
Shawnee, Kansas
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120 Tyngsboro Rd, Westford, MA 01886-1114
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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

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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

Thank CityGrlindCntry
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This is the place to go. We arrived at 1:15 to find out that seniors get a reduced entry fee after 1:00, a nice surprise Very educational, very inter-active, BUT DO NOT TOUCH the Butterflies. Just GREAT watching the kids in absolute awe of these...More

1  Thank rmac34
Reviewed February 13, 2018

The Butterfly Place is educational and fun. It is a wonderful place for photo ops, especially if you can go outside a peak time, weekends or summer days. It is important before you go to talk to young children about the fact that a butterfly...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