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In accordance with the Jefferson County Public Health order , Butterfly Pavilion is requiring that all guests 3 and older wear appropriate face coverings, regardless of vaccination status, to enter our facility. This order goes into effect on Wednesday, November 24, 2021.

Learn with Butterfly Pavilion.

Explore invertebrate science, gain a new hobby, relax and unwind and more through our learning opportunities. Butterfly Pavilion offers a diverse array of unique, engaging and hands-on programming for youth and adults.

School and Youth Programs

Bring your school or youth group to our zoo, have our educators come to your location, or engage with us virtually through distance learning! All of ButterflY Pavilion's learning opportunities for schools and youth groups are engaging, fun, and designed to tap the inner scientist in everyone.

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Virtual Learning Programs

Stay connected to invertebrates, wherever you are. Access the incredible animals that carry the weight of our world on your computer or mobile device, for free!

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Children and Family Programs

From summer camps for kids, to zoo overnights, to family nature club, Butterfly Pavilion offers a variety of hands-on programs for kids and families that explore invertebrates, habitats, hobbies, conservation and more.

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Adult Programs

Butterfly Pavilion isn't just for kids! Relax and unwind through yoga in our rainforest, learn backyard beekeeping, explore science and conservation topics with experts in their field, and more.

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Professional Development

Butterfly Pavilion is excited to offer Diversity & Inclusivity workshops that you can join, or we can create a custom program just for your group! Butterfly Pavilion teacher workshops are offered upon request for groups of at least 10 and up to 30 pre-service or in-service educators – classroom teachers, youth group leaders, and informal educators.