Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory focuses on education and outreach in the community. Located on over 100 acres, their site includes the ecologically sensitive Kossuth Bog. The facility’s main feature is the 10,000 square foot tropical garden that showcases thousands of free-flying butterflies along with other animals, such as small birds, and tropical plants. They are open Tuesday through Sunday, and often open on holidays. Please check their website for the most up-to-date information.
Planning a longer visit? The Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory offers food in their Chrysalis Café. There are wraps, soup, salads, pizzas, sausage, and more on their menu.
Feeling brave? Another dining option at the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory is its insects. The gift store offers various edible insect options, such as crickets, mealworms, and chocolate-covered scorpions. The store also offers books, toys, framed insects, and butterfly collectibles.
Weddings, parties, and other events can be hosted at the Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory. The capacity for weddings is 150 guests seated, or 160 in a canapé style. They provide all the catering, and can offer a plated meal, a buffet, or a brunch option. Other events that can be hosted on-site include corporate meetings and bridal showers.