Butterfly Wonderland is the largest butterfly conservatory in America. It features an indoor conservatory that brings a tropical rainforest environment to Arizona where thousands of butterflies fly freely. There are interactive exhibits such as the Butterfly Emergence Gallery, 3D movie theater featuring the “Flight of the Monarchs”, Spineless Giants and Tropical Waters exhibits, a Café, Butterfly Treasures Gift Shop and the Rainforest Reptile exhibit.

Butterfly Wonderland is located at OdySea in the Desert, a 35-acre entertainment destination that features 3 live animal attractions – OdySea Aquarium, Butterfly Wonderland, and Dolphinaris – as well as 18 dining, shopping, and amusement venues.  It all surrounds a one-acre courtyard with multiple water features and a center stage that offers complimentary entertainment that can be enjoyed by the general public. OdySea in the Desert is located at 9500 E. Via de Ventura Scottsdale, AZ 85256, within the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community.  For more information and a schedule of events visit OdySeaInTheDesert.com.


Dee Mangulins, Executive Director

Dayna Cooper, Curatorial Director

Adriane Grimaldi, Director of Education

Victor Rojas, Facilities Maintenance Manager 

Rachel Wilson, Retail Manager