Cockrell Butterfly Center, Houston

#4 of 12 in Childrens Museums in Texas Gulf Coast
Science Museum · Hidden Gem · Wildlife Area
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  • Worth a quick visit. One ticket free per annual membership. Before you enter you may be lucky to see a butterfly hatching. Then a nice walk around the greenhouse with butterflies all around you.  more »
  • Lucky for me I am not scared of flying bugs/insects so I loved this. There are so many beautiful butterflies you will be in awe and will be able to get up close and see the stunning patterns on...  more »
  • One of the best places to be on summer to be with loved ones. The place is sure to sink you in awe. The place has an insect museum followed by the butterfly place. The butterfly place is warm with great plants and flowers and butterflies fluttering their wings literally across your face is the best thing that can happen. Loved this place.
  • My toddlers absolutely adore the butterflies here! They never want to leave, constantly watch the butterflies land on people, and enjoy walking around the entire area. It’s such a relaxing area, even with three toddlers in tow. They also enjoy playing in the kids area near the exit. We love this place!

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