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.
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.
Explore the incredible diversity of underwater invertebrates.
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.
At Butterfly Pavilion
Typically held on Saturdays. Work alongside Butterfly Pavilion beekeeping experts and other beginner beekeepers, developing the skills necessary to achieve thriving beehives. Beekeeping Bootcamp is taught by a qualified beginning beekeeper class instructor through the Colorado State Beekeeping Association (CSBA)!
Register for 2022 Individual Workshops
Classes typically are held on Saturdays. Whether you’re a paparazzo or can’t figure out your camera phone, join expert photographer Bob Krugmire for hands-on instruction that will teach you to maximize the potential of your camera!
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Family Nature Club
Explores exciting nature topics with the whole family.
Explore exciting nature topics with the whole family! Workshops are typically held on Saturdays.
May 16, 2022
By Stephen Herrera
Parking Lot Repaving
April 22, 2022
By Shae Porter
Earth Day & Great Global Cleanup: How Everybody Does Their Share
March 24, 2022
By Shae Porter
Bees for Elephants Program: A Tanzania Project Summary
Learn about the exciting work Butterfly Pavilion researches have conducted to assist Tanzania communities!