Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, Westminster

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#2 of 17 in Childrens Museums in Colorado
Learn more about butterflies and invertebrates at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, where you'll be close to over 5,000 small creatures. The pavilion houses a wide variety of spiders, butterflies, marine invertebrates, and other insects. Designed to inspire an appreciation for the small animals, several exhibits are highly interactive. The pavilion's massive tropical rainforest habitat is home to over 1,600 butterflies flying freely throughout the space. In Crawl-A-See-Em, meet a small tarantula named Rosie. Stop by the touch tank in Water's Edge to feel sea stars, horseshoe crabs, and other small sea creatures. To visit Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center and get the most from your holiday in Westminster, create itinerary details personal to you using our Westminster travel itinerary planner .
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  • Be sure to enjoy both the insides and outsides of Butterfly Pavilion. Discover the lush and beautiful world of over 1,600 butterflies in the tropical rain forest. Check out Water's Edge where you'll o...  more »
  • Always lots of fun for children and close to home. Staff is always extra friendly and knowledgeable. Often have fun events, check their event calendar.  more »
  • Walking among so many beautiful butterflies is amazing. If you have on brightly colored clothing they will light on you. It’s a wonderful experience!  more »

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