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Homeschool Days

Homeschoolers and your families, these days are reserved especially for you! Take advantage of these exciting opportunities to explore our engaging exhibits and interact with thousands of invertebrates, all without the crowds!

Upcoming Homeschool Days:

January 24, 2019 | Wild Wetlands | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

May 31, 2019 | 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Tickets (per person): $5 members, $8 non-members

For more information regarding Homeschool Day please contact education@butterflies.org.

Exhibits

Colorado Backyard

Butterfly Pavilion's newest interactive exhibit will connect guests to the rich and diverse life that surrounds us, and inspire a greater commitment to conserve all of our natural treasures in Colorado and beyond. Coming March 23, 2019!

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.

Butterflies at Chatfield

This seasonal habitat at Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms is home to hundreds of native Colorado butterflies such as swallowtails, monarchs, mourning cloaks and painted ladies. Butterflies at Chatfield is a partnership between Denver Botanic Gardens and Butterfly Pavilion.

Upcoming Events

Rainforest Yoga for Families

with Palangi Fit
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Travel the World with Butterfly Pavilion

Costa Rica Explorer
December 6-14th 2019, join us on the trip of a lifetime. Far away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, immerse yourself in this lush ecosystem as we discover tropical butterflies, birds, plants, lizards, sloths and more!
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Low Sensory Mornings

Join us for a low-sensory morning with natural light, quiet tones, and limited admission
Before we open our doors to the public, come experience the Pavilion in a unique way that meets the needs of your family.
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