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Butterfly Museum – An outstanding collections of butterflies, moths and insects

We had visited the Butterfly museum during our sightseeing trip around Shillong. It is private... read more

Reviewed August 10, 2018
Siliguri, India
Private Collection of Butterflies

The Butterfly museum is actually a private collection of butterflies, moths and insects being... read more

Reviewed February 20, 2018
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East Khasi Hills District, Shillong 793001, India
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Reviewed August 10, 2018

We had visited the Butterfly museum during our sightseeing trip around Shillong. It is private museum which houses different shapes, sizes and colours of butterflies, moths and insects from different parts of this region.

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

Nice collection of flowers and butterflies hovering on it. Colorful butterflies will make your day. Closes at 4pm. Be there before that to fill the fun.

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Reviewed February 20, 2018

The Butterfly museum is actually a private collection of butterflies, moths and insects being maintained in a private residence. The present owner charges Rs 50/- per person to see this collection and Rs 10/- per photo taken. We enjoyed the visit and did not take...More

1  Thank ParwathiH
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

It's a pretty nice museum with lots of types of butterflies around and gives a lot of knowledge about them.

Thank ReetaKarki
Reviewed July 24, 2017

The butterfly museum is located within the premises of Bhanargatta National Park, on the outskirts of Bangalore. It is a greenhouse type structure houses a variety of Butterflys. The ambiance in itself is beautiful and mesmerizing. It is a must visit place for anyone visiting...More

1  Thank ShaliniA169
Reviewed June 13, 2017

We happened to drop by this museums which is nestled in one of the prime residential areas. i had a friendly chat with the lady who owns it while appreciating her garden. The lady's father and brother had collected all the butterflies and insects which...More

2  Thank Sanchita S
Reviewed June 3, 2017

We had visited this private museum during our sightseeing in Shillong. It is located in a narrow by lane and we had to park our car some 100 m ahead and walk. The museum is on the ground floor of a bungalow and owner came...More

2  Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Owner doesnt have courtesy how to treat tourists. We entered the museum inside as we couldnt find any reception. Owner came as soon as we entered and showed way outside without listening and talking. After sending us outside he then talked saying it is also...More

2  Thank Vinod M
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Here you will find the numerous butterfly show cased of local forest and this collection commenced round about a 100 years ago by actual person responsible. Now his ancestor who have no idea of treating visitors is looking after this museum. She is rude and...More

2  Thank Praveen1108
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We were very excited about visiting the museum but as soon as we went inside the compound, the lady there showed a very unwelcome and bossy attitude. She just cared about the money we had to pay and was not courteous at all. Though we...More

2  Thank missindian98
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