Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, Westminster

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Learn more about butterflies and invertebrates at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, where you'll be close to over 5,000 small creatures. The pavilion houses a wide variety of spiders, butterflies, marine invertebrates, and other insects. Designed to inspire an appreciation for the small animals, several exhibits are highly interactive. The pavilion's massive tropical rainforest habitat is home to over 1,600 butterflies flying freely throughout the space. In Crawl-A-See-Em, meet a small tarantula named Rosie. Stop by the touch tank in Water's Edge to feel sea stars, horseshoe crabs, and other small sea creatures. To visit Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center and get the most from your holiday in Westminster, create itinerary details personal to you using our Westminster travel itinerary planner.
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  • I have been to this pavilion a couple of times. Every time is has been an amazing time. So many different kinds of butterflies there. There is a wall that shows the upgrades they are going to be... 
    I have been to this pavilion a couple of times. Every time is has been an amazing time. So many different kinds of butterflies there. There is a wall that shows the upgrades they are going to be...  more »
  • Our grandchildren (3 yo, 7 yo) were captivated with their second visit to the Butterfly Pavilion. Exhibits have been upgraded and a play area added. Play area is temporarily closed for cleaning and....  more
    Our grandchildren (3 yo, 7 yo) were captivated with their second visit to the Butterfly Pavilion. Exhibits have been upgraded and a play area added. Play area is temporarily closed for cleaning and....  more »

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