Museum: Insectarium & Butterfly Pavilion

Learn about the most successful group of animals in the world…insects! Enjoy two stories of exciting and educational exhibits filled with an amazing assortment of arthropods, including tarantulas, scorpions, and praying mantids! Get up close and personal with butterflies in our year-round Butterfly Pavilion! Our museum is home to a striking and immersive tropical ecosphere filled with hundreds of native and tropical butterflies fluttering around guests. This grand space is sure to surprise and inspire!

**The Insectarium section is NOT wheelchair accessible and requires the guest to climb stairs. The Butterfly Pavilion is fully accessible

**The Insectarium’s second and third floor will be closed until November 3rd**


Daily 9am-5pm
**Closed on Thanksgiving & Christmas**

Please note this venue allows groups to bring bag lunches

8046 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

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Available Experiences:
Guided Tours: Insectarium requires a minimum of 15 people for a guided tour

Admission Information:
$6.00 per person for Self-Guided
$7.00 per person for Guided