Enjoy the unique pleasure of watching hundreds of the world's most spectacular and colourful butterflies flying all around. You can see them feeding and flying in a wonderful tropical environment.
Whatever the weather stroll through the wonderful world of an exotic rainforest, a lush landscape of tropical blossom, splashing waterfalls and fish-filled pools.
Some of the worlds largest, spikiest, hairiest and most camouflaged caterpillars are on show with cocoons, giant silkmoths and shining pupae hanging on the plants. Lots to see, but look hard or you'll miss them!
Minibeast Metropolis houses one of the largest insect collections in the Uk. It is also home to our snakes and reptiles.
Minibeast Metropolis is home to a fantastic range of spiders, including the Goliath birdeater, one of the worlds largest spiders, all behind the safety of glass. It also houses not one but two Amazing Leafcutter Ant Colonies
The gift shop offers a wide range of beautiful, nature inspired gift ideas for all ages and has a range of chilled drinks, ice-lollies and confectionary. The beautifully presented and informative Visitor Guide to Stratford Butterfly Farm, gives an insight into the history of the farm and its fascinating link to the rainforests of Belize and the Maya civilisation. It costs £4.75 and even includes a tropical butterfly identification sheet. The Amazing Butterfly children's activity book is also available at £2.50. Gift admissions and season tickets can be purchased from the gift shop.
For many years Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly farm is proud to have been awarded a place in the Tourist Attraction category for Stratford in Bloom, the most recent being Highly Commended in 2016. Our stunning wildflower meadow of constantly changing colours really impressed our visitors and judges of the local competition. From June to October the front garden of the Butterfly Farm is awash with a myriad of different coloured wild flowers, every week is different! More importantly they are in the top 10 of nectar plants, perfect to attract UK butterflies into the garden. Why not download our gardening for butterflies leaflet and plan your very own butterfly garden.
- Flight Area Whatever the weather stroll through the wonderful world of an exotic rainforest, a lush landscape...
- Discovery Zone Some of the worlds largest, spikiest, hairiest and most camouflaged caterpillars are on show with...
- Minibeast Metropolis Minibeast Metropolis houses one of the largest insect collections in the Uk. It is also home to ...