The Butterfly Sanctuary will reopen in full fun-glory  Friday July 2nd . No reservations needed . In observance of Post-COVID safety, we are going to limit the number of folks inside at a time. In case you hvae to wait a few minutes,  bring a snack, a book, a friend. Our picnic area is lovely and there will be children's activities in the new outside pavilion. Admission for the 2021 season  is $9.00 per person. Children under 3 free. Seniors 63+ $8.00

The Sanctuary will then be open Thursday through Monday 11-5, Tuesday and Wednesday 2-6



Still time to register your kids for our June mini-camps . "Wonders of Nature" Tues. & Wed. ~ They started June 15th.
2.5 hour interactive science, art, craft experiences for kid's ages 4-8. Programs built around popular children's books, butterfly and pollinator themes, gardening & environmental stewardship. "Camps" limited to 12 children at each session. We are almost filled for the last sessions , so please register early by emailing us. Register for 1 session only. The cost is $20.00 per child . Each child must be accompanied by 1 adult ( adults free ).

Tuesday June 22nd 1:00pm-3:30pm
Wednesday June 30th  1:00pm-3:30pm

Email Mari with camp questions ( )


STOP AND SHOP starting June 5th 

 Our gift shiop will be open every Sat. & Sun. in June from 11-4 which will include our FABULOUS BOOK SALE .   The picnic area will be set up , so feel free to bring your lunch, relax under the trees  and look for butterflies in our gardens . Hatching kits available most days.

Email Mari with camp questions 

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  • 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.