Immerse yourself in the indoor exhibition of hundreds of butterflies from North America, Costa Rica, Africa, and Asia. Step into Wings of Fancy: Live Caterpillar and Butterfly Exhibit this spring and summer at Brookside Gardens. Watch brilliantly-colored butterflies sip nectar and flutter among beautiful flowers inside the Garden's conservatory. Observe and unwind with our winged friends. Take photographs.
Purchase tickets at the gift shops inside Brookside Gardens' visitor center or conservatory. Tickets are $8 for visitors 13 and older, $5 for those ages three to twelve, and free for children two and younger.
PLEASE NOTE: Our hours this year have changed. Wings of Fancy is open April 18 through June 30 daily 9 am to 5 pm. From July 1 to August 31 Wings of Fancy is open 9 am to 1 pm Monday through Friday and 9 am to 5 pm Saturday and Sunday. From September 1 to 16, the exhibit is open 9 am to 5 pm daily. (Not all exhibit days are on this Facebook Event page due to platform limitations. We will update with more dates in May.)
During extreme heat, please check our website and Facebook page for possible closure.
For group tours, programs, volunteer, and visitor information, visit our website: montgomeryparks.org/parks-and-trails/brookside-gardens/wings-fancy-live-butterfly-caterpillar-exhibit/.