Use the guide below, to help you plan your next visit:
Visiting Butterfly world:
COVID 2022 UPDATES:
- Mask are optional
- Vaccine passports are not required
- Regular hourly cleaning of major touch points
- Hand sanitizing stations throughout the facility
- Approx. 60 person capacity
- On warmer days we will have 1/4 industrial fans circulating fresh air into the 6000sqft greenhouse
See below, to plan your visit around our current busy times. If you're wanting to plan further into the future, you can visit our Updates and Events tab for advance notice on upcoming dates of importance.
Frequently asked questions:
Do you sell butterfly kits?
We do not sell butterfly kits. Here are some of our suggestions for where you can find them:
https://flutterbuys.ca/larvae-pre-order-form/ https://www.vernonteachandlearn.com/ http://www.monsieurpapillon.com/en/order-butterfly-release-caterpillar-rearing.ph
Do you sell any food or drinks?
Not at this time. Please feel free to bring your own food and drinks to enjoy over at our outdoor picnic area, located by the parking lot. Please note, we don't allow food items within the facility.
Do you allow pets?
No. We only allow fully licensed service animals.
Do you accept debit or credit?
Yes. For both admission and the gift shop, we accept debit, credit cards and cash.
How much time should I dedicate to explore butterfly world?
45 minutes to an hour
Do you have to pay for parking?
No. Our parking is free.
Is there space for RVs and campers?
Yes, we have space but it is limited to vehicles of such size. No overnight camping.
How old do you have to be to attend without adult supervision?
Do you offer guided tours?
Our space is a self-guided butterfly containment facility. However, we always have staff available to interact and share their knowledge.
Can I pick up or touch the butterflies or animals?
We ask that our guests not touch or feed the butterflies or any of the other critters and watch your step as sometimes they are resting on the walk ways.
Are we allowed to take home any "treasures" we find within the greenhouse?
All butterflies and or parts must stay within the facility as per the CFIA, as they are not native to this region. All of our butterflies are imported from around the world.
Can we take photo and videos?
Absolutely! Please feel free and don't forget to tag us on socials using @butterflyworldcoombs
Are your facilities fully accessible?
Our facility is accessible via wheelchair and stroller. Bikes and scooters are not permitted.
Do you have bathrooms available?
Yes we have facilities available for our paying guests.
Do you have gift certificates?
Yes. They can be purchased in the gift shop. Please contact us for more information.