The Museum is open Wed–Mon from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. The Sea Center on Stearns Wharf is open daily from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Butterflies Alive!

In the Sprague Butterfly Pavilion

May 28 through September 5, 2022

Walk through a beautiful garden while nearly 1,000 live butterflies flutter freely around you. The exhibit features a dazzling variety of butterflies, from local favorites to exotic tropical species.

Learn about the life cycle and behavior of these spectacular invertebrates while observing them up close.

The exhibit is included in Museum admission.

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