Coming Summer 2019

June 1 – August 31, 2019 | Exhibit Open Daily 10 am–5 pm

Exhibit included with Garden Admission
Free for Garden Members

A live butterfly experience showcasing native pollinators and the plants they love

Surround yourself with friendly pollinators and the plants they love in our first-ever Butterflies & Blooms exhibit! This immersive butterfly house features hundreds of live butterflies found in Wisconsin and gives visitors of all ages a chance to experience their beauty up close.

Learn about their important role in nature and how you can best support them in your own backyard!

The 1,800-square-foot mesh butterfly house will be located in the garden patch across from the Stumpf Hobbit House. 300 new butterflies will arrive each week for a total of 4,500 butterflies throughout the entire summer!

The house will feature more than 20 different species of native butterflies, including:

A variety of family-friendly drop-in activities mixing pollinators, plants and play will also be available throughout the Garden.

More information coming soon!

Book a Butterfly Birthday Party

Plan a birthday extravaganza at the Garden this summer and your guests can experience our newest exhibit, Butterflies & Blooms, which features hundreds of live butterflies native to Wisconsin! With this birthday package, you’ll get admission for up to 30 guests, a 4-hour room rental, a variety of self-guided butterfly activities and more. Parties must be held between 10 am-5 pm.

Birthday Party Package Details


Contact Us

For more information, contact Guest Services at 920.490.9457 or