LOTS OF FUN      RAIN OR SHINE                                                 OPEN EVERY DAY    THUR. through MON. 11-5 ~ TUES & WED. 2-6 

   What fun! Live butterflies, frogs, Axolotles, turtles, fish, Hatching kits, Monarch caterpillars, & activities. We are not allowing strollers, or scooters in the flight room this year as we are flying some smaller butterflies that tend to go to the floor. Admission is $9.00 per person , kids under 3 free, children ages 3-12 and  seniors 63+ $8.00. The Sanctuary will be open every day through  August 29th. Every Friday is Grandparent Day . One free GP admission with one full paid child admission. 11am-5pm.

We are NOT taking reservations, so  you might consider bringing a snack, lunch or something to do if a short waiting time is needed . We would like to limit the number of visitors in the building to 50 at a time. The picnic area will be ready and we will have something going on in the new pavilion.

We respectully request masks to be worn by all who are NOT FULLY VACCINATED for the protection and safety of all.


Last day for Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary Sunday August 29th
zebra longwing butterfly
reptile at bear mountain



  • Interactive Live Flight Room
  • Butterfly Hatching Area
  • Frog Room
  • Videos
  • Educational Programs
  • Guided Tours
  • Puzzles & Activities
  • Nature-based Gift Shop
  • Art Space / Craft Area
  • Scout Programs
  • Parties

Butterfly Releases

Whisper a wish to your butterfly before your release it. Bear Mountain Butterflies can supply you with live butterflies for you special occasions. Learn more. 

Frogs and More

There is more to see at Bear Mountain Butterflies...visit the frog room to see exquisite dart frogs and more! Learn more.