Hours

Butterfly Wonderland is open 365 days a year.

Butterflies love the sunshine and are most active between 9am-3pm.
The Conservatory closes 30 minutes prior to the Butterfly Wonderland closing time.

Current hours this week

  • Monday9 am – 6 pm
  • Tuesday9 am – 6 pm
  • Wednesday9 am – 6 pm
  • Thursday9 am – 6 pm
  • Friday9 am – 6 pm
  • Saturday9 am – 6 pm
  • Sunday9 am – 6 pm

Tickets

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

 


Wheelchairs & Strollers

Butterfly Wonderland is a fully wheelchair-accessible facility.

Strollers are allowed throughout the building, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE CONSERVATORY, due to fire and USDA code compliance issues. We recommend using backpacks or snugglies for very young children. Thank you for your understanding.


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

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Whimsical Wings
Butterfly release. Mondays are the most active day for butterflies emerging. Learn about how we release our tropical butterflies into the Conservatory.
Chrysalis Emergence Gallery
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

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

Butterfly Wonderland is proud to be an officially designated Pal Place, which means we’ve taking steps to be more inclusive for guests with autism and other intellectual and developmental disabilities. By partnering with Pal, thanks to The Butterfly Wonderland Foundation, we created a video social story so you can see what to expect, insider tips and a sensory scale to help you plan your visit while you’re at Butterfly Wonderland.

With Pal and Butterfly Wonderland, #EveryoneGetsToGo.