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The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter

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October 07, 2017 through May 28, 2018

daily, 10am-5:45pm.

American Museum of Natural History

Upper West Side

All Ages

$23; $18 seniors and students; $13 children ages 2-12; free for children younger than 2

The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter at American Museum of Natural History

Event description:

The butterflies are back! For the 20th year, families can hang with as many as 500 fluttering butterflies at the museum's 80-degree warm vivarium full of tropical flowers too. The insects come from farms in Australia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Florida, Kenya, Malaysia, and Thailand and species include iridescent blue morpho butterflies, scarlet swallowtails, large owl butterflies, and green birdwings.

Address: 79th Street and Central Park West
Upper West Side, NY 10024
Phone: 212-769-5100
Website: amnh.org

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