Exhibits

Live Chrysalis Camera

See butterflies as they emerge in Butterfly Pavilion’s Wings of the Tropics!

Colorado Backyard

Butterfly Pavilion's newest interactive exhibit connects guests to the rich and diverse life that surrounds us, and inspires a greater commitment to conserve all of our natural treasures in Colorado and beyond.

Wings of the Tropics

Walk among free-flying butterflies in a tropical paradise.

Crawl-A-See-Em

Transport yourself to the Crawl-A-See-Em, home of Rosie the tarantula and other small wonders! Explore and learn about dozens of species of arthropods. Sharpen your observation skills as you discover animals hidden in their native habitats.

Water’s Edge

Explore the incredible diversity of underwater invertebrates.

Outdoor Gardens & Nature Trails

Explore the lifecycle of a Colorado ecosystem.

Daily Programs & Showtimes

There’s always something new to discover at Butterfly Pavilion! Join Butterfly Pavilion’s interpretive specialists to learn more about the amazing plants and animals at the zoo. Daily programs can include feeding demonstrations, animal encounters, guided tours, and interactive presentations.

Upcoming Events

Join Us for Emerge: Butterfly Pavilion’s 26th Anniversary Celebration

Presented by BCR Companies
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Science Talk

Bee Fencing with our Expert Lorna McCallister
Bee Fencing with our Expert Lorna McCallister
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Birthday Parties

Birthday parties at Butterfly Pavilion are back!
Register now!

Blog

September 22, 2021
By Shae Porter

Bee Fencing Project: A Global Impact!

Learn about our bee fencing project in Africa & Asia, from our bee expert Lorna McCallister!
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August 2, 2021
By Shae Porter

Farewell Sunshine….

Sunshine, our beloved red-footed tortoise...
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May 15, 2021
By Butterfly Pavilion

ROSIE’S BACK! BUTTERFLY PAVILION’S TARANTULA AMBASSADOR RETURNS MAY 28TH!

ROSIE’S BACK! BUTTERFLY PAVILION’S TARANTULA AMBASSADOR RETURNS MAY 28TH!
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