The Butterflies have flown away

Tickets and Events

  • The butterflies are back for one of the Museum's most popular annual seasonal exhibitions! Mingle with more than 500 free-flying tropical butterflies in an enclosed habitat that approximates their natural environment. The exhibition features butterflies from all over the world and explains the butterflies anatomy, evolution, metamorphosis and much more in great detail. Guests will also learn about butterfly conservation and how to create your own butterfly garden.
  • Fun for all ages
  • $22 adult, $19 student/senior, $14.50 child
  • Oct 12 - May 26, 2014, 10 AM - 5:45 PM
  • American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY
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The Nitty Gritty:

  • By purchasing these tickets online, you are agreeing to pay the full suggested admission. However, should you wish to pay less than the suggested admission, you may do so by purchasing the tickets at any general admissions desk at the Museum.
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