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Butterfly Pavilion's Pollinator Place is now closed. The space will reopen on Friday, May 3rd as our new Origins: Building Life exhibit!

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LEARN. EXPLORE. IMMERSE.

Become a member today and learn, explore and immerse yourself in the diverse life that surrounds us through play structures, incredible live animals, touch experiences, virtual reality and more.

But that’s not all. Members enjoy unlimited admission to exhibits all year, discounts on programs and classes, members-only sneak peeks and appreciation events. Perfect for young scientists, families, friends or individuals looking to discover the wonder of invertebrates – nature’s hidden heroes.

Individual Membership $61.25

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

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Just for Two $85.75

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

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Family Membership $122.50

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

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Family Plus Membership $183.75

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

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Combo Membership with Children's Museum of Denver Marsico Campus $220

Two favorite cultural attractions have teamed up to offer you two great membership packages at one low price! Add an unnamed guest for $36 to make it a Combo Plus membership for $256. 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

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Pollinator Protector Membership $306.25

The perfect membership for those who want the best of both worlds – our Pollinator Protector membership level offers not only membership benefits, but also supports Butterfly Pavilion’s pollinator conservation efforts! Four adults and up to six children plus two unnamed guests | 4 one-time use guest passes | 50% off general admission for additional guests each visit

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Exhibits

Live Chrysalis Camera

See butterflies as they emerge in Butterfly Pavilion’s Wings of the Tropics with our high-definition zoo cams and live feeds.

Wings of the Tropics

Walk among free-flying butterflies in a tropical paradise.

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.

Survival

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.

Outdoor Gardens

Experience the wonder of Colorado’s wild invertebrates! The outdoor gardens at Butterfly Pavilion are designed to provide habitat for native invertebrates with a focus on native pollinators, while also providing four-season beauty and a place to wander, relax, and learn.

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. During your visit, check in at the front desk to see our active programs as times are subject to change.

Upcoming Events

Bugs and Brews - Music of the Tropics

Thursday, May 23, 2024 - 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
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City Nature Challenge Bioblitz

April 27 & 28
The City Nature Challenge is a global event where cities compete to observe and record the most biodiversity, encouraging community science participation in urban areas.
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Spring Into Conservation Fundraiser: Ketambe Butterfly Project in Sumatra

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