In the Butterfly Jungles Experience visitors will be able to walk amongst stunning free flying butterflies from around the world in a rainforest environment full to the brim with beautiful exotic flowers.
All stages of the butterfly’s incredible life cycle can be observed at first from egg laying, fascinating caterpillars and incredible pupae from which visitors will be able to see the adult butterflies hatch and dry their wings.
We have feeding stations where visitors can observe fruit feeding species. A butterfly expert will also be on hand to explain all.
£4 adults, £3 children. No need to book. Free admission to the plant shop.
Summer Opening March 26th 2017 onwards: open every day, 10am – 5:00pm (butterfly house closes at 4.30pm)
Winter Opening November 2016 onwards: open every day, 10am – 4pm (butterfly house closes at 3.30pm)
Please note to use a credit/ debit card the minimum spend is £5.
The Butterfly Jungles Plant Shop
Year round in the plant shop there are all manner of butterfly goodies on sale including the ever popular Butterfly Kits which allow you to rear your own butterflies and release them into the garden.
The plant centre offers a range of butterfly attracting plants, shrubs and wild flowers and the tropical plant section will sell all sorts of rare and exotics suitable for the greenhouse and conservatory.
Free admission to the plant shop
We were delighted that BBC Gardener’s World favourite Rachel de Thame and Blue Peter gardener Chris Collins officially opened the Butterfly Jungles Experience & Plant Centre in the glasshouses at Hall Place on 14 February, 2014.
Above: Chris Collins and Rachel de Thame in the Butterfly Jungles Experience and Plant Centre