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Butterfly Pavilion will be closing early on 12/10/2022 and 12/15/2022 at 3:00pm with last admission at 2:15pm.

Take advantage of our Winter Membership Sale!

Save 25% on new memberships, gift memberships, and renewals! Become a member today and get unlimited access to Monarch Magic, and other Butterfly Pavilion exclusive events and sneak previews!

We are offering a FREE Bug Bucket to the first 100 renewal memberships!

New members- use code: Holiday22

Renewals- use code: Renew23

*Not valid for use on Children’s Museum Combo Membership

Memberships are made of countless learning opportunities and memories.

That's not all, here are some more benefits:

  • Free unlimited admission
  • Guest passes and discounted guest admissions
  • Exclusive VIP Event Access to Events and Sneak Peeks
    • Summer Concert Series
    • Discounted & early access to special programs and classes
    • Exclusive member-only events
  • 10% off of all gift shop purchases and concessions
  • 10% discount on all camps and programs for kids and adults
  • 10% discount on birthday parties and private event rentals
  • Your membership is tax-deductible
  • Unforgettable 1-to-1 animal encounters
  • A community built around conservation, inspiration, and education


Individual Membership $50

One named adult | 2 one-time use guest passes | $2 off general admission for additional guests each visit.

Just for Two Membership $70

One named adult plus one guest | 2 one-time use guest passes | $2 off general admission for additional guests each visit.

Family Membership $95

Two named adults and up to four named children | 3 one-time use guest passes | $2 off general admission for additional guests each visit.

Family Plus Membership $150

Two named adults and up to six named children plus two unnamed guests | 3 one-time use guest passes | 50% off general admission for additional guests each visit.

Children’s Museum Combo Membership $210

Two favorite cultural attractions have teamed up to offer you two great membership packages at one low price! ($50 savings). Add an unnamed guest for $36 to make it a Combo Plus membership for $246. Two named adults and up to six named children in the same household | 2 one-time use guest passes for each facility | $2 off general admission for additional guests each visit.

Science and Conservation Membership $210

Three named adults and up to six named children plus two unnamed guests | 4 one-time use guest passes | 50% off general admission for additional guests each visit.

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Butterfly Pavilion memberships are tax-deductible. As a nonprofit organization, the Butterfly Pavilion is required by the IRS to provide written disclosure of the fair market value of benefits received. The maximum tax-deductible portion of memberships is as follows: Individual $50; Just for Two $70, Family $95 , Family and Friends $150; Science and Conservation $210, Combo Membership $210.

Become a Member of Butterfly Pavilion for the very first time

Whether you're an individual looking to expand your horizons, or a family of invertebrate enthusiasts, a Butterfly Pavilion membership makes so much sense. Sure, you'll have access to the zoo, discounts in the gift shop, and exclusive access to member events, but you'll know you are helping to support the conservation and research our team conducts around the corner and around the globe.

Join as a New Member
butterfly perches on a small girl's finger

Renew your membership to Butterfly Pavilion

Your continued support is critical as we continue to lead invertebrate conservation and research programs all around the world. This important work depends on support from our members, and the community. Renewing your membership with Butterfly Pavilion is one step you can take to making sure these tiny giants are around to bring balance to the world.

Renew Your Membership

Give the gift of over 5,000 invertebrates and a world of wonder

A Butterfly Pavilion Membership makes the perfect gift. It comes with hours of entertainment and education, as well as the knowledge that you helped support the conservation and research work that we are doing all around the globe.

Gift A Membership


Colorado Backyard

This immersive 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 Survival exhibit, 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.

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.

Offsite Exhibits

Upcoming Events

Butterfly Pinning 101

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Beekeeping Bootcamp

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 2023 Individual Workshops

Macro Photography

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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