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Explore the rainforest in the largest butterfly conservatory in the country right here in Arizona!

Butterfly Wonderland transports guests of all ages to the rainforest by immersing them in the world of butterflies and other rainforest animals.  Learn about Monarch migration in a captivating 3D movie, observe live chrysalis as they emerge naturally into beautiful butterflies, spend ample time strolling through the conservatory with the butterflies, get up close to unique reptiles that inhabit rainforests across the world, and even indulge in edible insects!

NEW! Special Guided Tour at Butterfly Wonderland

Take a special Guided Tour around Butterfly Wonderland. Available every Friday. Space is limited! Tap the image below for more details.

Daily Schedule

Monday – Friday

9:30 am
Aquatic Feedings
Koi fish feedings
Conservatory
11:00 am
Aquatic Feedings
Stingray and shark feedings
Tropical Waters
1:30 pm
Whimsical Wings

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Butterfly release. Mondays are the most active day for butterflies emerging. Learn about how we release our tropical butterflies into the Conservatory.
Butterfly Conservatory
2:00 pm
Rainforest Reptile Talks
A talk about all of the wonderful reptiles, amphibians, and arthropods
Rainforest Reptile Room
3:00 pm
Bug Talks
Educational talks about our unique Spineless Giants – Learn from one of our “bug specialists” about some of the largest insects from around the world. Be amazed at the large tropical beetles, giant walking sticks exotic mantids and more! You might even get to touch one!
Spineless Giants
3:30 pm
Aquatic Feedings
Stingray and shark feedings
Tropical Waters

Fridays only

1:00 pm
NEW! Special Guided Tour
A special guided tour that includes a butterfly release, behind the scenes visit inside the Rainforest Reptile Lab, interactive bug talks, viewing of the 3D movie, and opportunities to engage with an expert. Additional fee is required. Max of 20 people. Visit the tickets page to reserve your spot.
Throughout Butterfly Wonderland

Saturday – Sunday

9:30 am
Aquatic Feedings
Koi fish feedings
Conservatory
10:00 am
Children’s Face Painting
From a delicate butterfly, to a slinky snake, children love our creative face painting.
FREE with admission until 4:00 pm
11:00 am
Aquatic Feedings
Stingray and shark feedings
Tropical Waters
2:00 pm
Rainforest Reptile Talks
A talk about all of the wonderful reptiles, amphibians, and arthropods
Rainforest Reptile Room
3:00 pm
Bug Talks
Educational talks about our unique Spineless Giants – Learn from one of our “bug specialists” about some of the largest insects from around the world. Be amazed at the large tropical beetles, giant walking sticks exotic mantids and more! You might even get to touch one!
Spineless Giants
3:30 pm
Aquatic Feedings
Stingray and shark feedings
Tropical Waters

Sunday only

2:30 pm
Bee Talks
Entomologist and horticulturist Dayna Cooper informs guests on the important topics surrounding bees
Honey Bee Exhibit

Tickets

You may exit and re-enter the Butterly Wonderland throughout the day to enjoy the restaurants, shops, and attraction venues at OdySea in the Desert.

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