Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory, Niagara Falls

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Enter the world of colorful insects at Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory, located just minutes from the world-famous waterfalls. Sheltering over 2,000 butterflies that fly freely through the lush vegetation, this modern insect zoo features a climate-controlled greenhouse, 200-seat theater, and a large gift shop. Most of the conservatory's butterflies come from farms in El Salvador, Costa Rica, Australia, and the Philippines. Special nets stretched along the conservatory's glass dome keep the fragile creatures from entangling and dying of hypothermia. Boost your chances that butterflies land on you by wearing brightly colored clothing, moving slowly, and dabbing some perfume just before entering. Put Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory into our Niagara Falls online trip maker to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Niagara Falls.
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  • We took visitors from the USA as part of their Niagara trip in June. The couple we took are very conscious of the need to make nature interesting and approachable so that people can both relate to it ...  more »
  • We stopped by this butterfly exhibit and were enchanted with the way we were able to walk amongst so many types of butterflies.  more »
  • Amazing place if your love butterflies. Having thousands of beautiful butterflies flying around you was fantastic. Some even land on you. Was able to get lots of great pictures of bright rare butterfl...  more »
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