Watch butterflies so close in the climate-controlled butterfly conservatory in Niagara Falls. They meander all around making the entire room painted beautifully. Hundreds of butterflies, exotic plants and waterways set the whole area an amazing garden for kids and adults alike. Buy Niagara Falls Wonder PassBuy Niagara Falls Adventure Pass--> and visit four must-see attractions at one low price, discount coupons for Butterfly Conservatory, Whirlpool Aero Car and more!
Now go for a self guided walking tour in the butterfly garden. Butterfly Conservatory in Niagara Falls offers year-round self guided walking tours except on December 25 Christmas Day. The tour in the Butterfly Conservatory starts with a short video presentation. On the way you can take photographs and videos. But remember, tripods are not allowed inside the Butterfly Conservatory. You can use monopod instead of tripods!
Watch scores of beautiful butterflies that flutter and soar through the specially protected conservatory. The 11,000 sq. ft. butterfly garden is home to more than 2000 butterflies.
Walk through the 180 metre (600 ft.) pathways. Find chrysalides in the Emergence area and watch how butterflies make their way out of it.
Inside the butterfly conservatory you can also see a verity of foliage, which works as a source of food to the butterflies.
As you move on, observe the agility of the butterflies and catch a glimpse of them fluttering, resting, feeding and sipping nectar!
The butterfly conservatory, one of the must visit attractions in Niagara Falls is located 9 km north of the Falls in the Niagara Parks Botanical Gardens.
In the outdoor butterfly garden you can watch dozens of butterflies native to Ontario. The plants such as Butterfly Bush, Purple Coneflower and Joe Pye Weed attract native butterflies, is truly a feast to the eyes. You can also explore the Botanical Gardens that boast over 80 acres of plants, shrubs, trees and more!
Butterfly Conservatory Hours of Operation:
January 1 to Jan 06: 10 AM - 5 PM
January 7 to 13: CLOSED
January 14 to February 15: 10 AM - 5 PM
February 16 to 18: 09 AM - 6 PM
February 19 to March 08: 10 AM - 5 PM
March 9 to 17: 9 AM - 5 PM
March 18 to May 10: 10 AM - 5 PM
May 11 to 12: 10 AM - 6 PM
May 13 to 16: 10 AM - 5 PM
May 17 to 20: 10 AM - 7 PM
May 21 to 23: 10 AM - 5 PM
May 24 to 26: 10 AM - 7 PM
May 27 to June 28: 09 AM - 5 PM (Weekends 10 AM to 6 PM)
June 29 to July 1: 10 AM - 8 PM
July 2 to July 3: 10 AM - 7 PM
July 4 to 7: 10 AM - 8 PM
July 8 to August 1: 10 AM - 7 PM
August 2 to 5: 10 AM - 8 PM
August 6 to September 1: 10 AM - 7 PM
September 2 to October 11 : 10 AM - 5 PM
September 2 to October 11: 10 AM - 5 PM
October 12 to 14: 10 AM - 6 PM
October 15 to December 23: 10 AM - 5 PM
December 24: 10 AM - 3 PM
December 25: CLOSED
December 26 to 31: 09 AM - 5 PM
*All times subject to change
$12.95 Adults (13+ years), $8.25 Children (6 to 12 years).
Children 5 and under are FREE!
Prices are shown in Canadian dollars and do not include taxes.
Last ticket sold 1/2 hour before closing time.