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Here Comes The Summer!

Come and join us this summer at the Butterfly Farm. We are open every day, 10:00 - 18:00, during the Summer Holidays, including August Bank Holiday Monday.
There is something for everyone this summer at the Butterfly Farm!
  • Competition to win annual seson tickets
  • Meet the Minibeast, Butterfly Lifecycle and Pupae Demonstrations
  • Mark from the The Insect Farm will be joining us for more Beetle Demonstrations throughout the summer holidays.
Meet the Mini-Beast, Butterfly Life-Cycle and Pupae demonstrations will take place daily at 11am in the Discovery Zone.

The Education Team will demonstrate from egg through to adult, the amazing stages of the butterfly life cycle as well as giving visitors the opportunity to handle a variety of stick insects.

Ever wondered how we populate the Flight Area with so many butterflies! Then come along to a pupae demonstration on Tuesdays during the summer holidays from 2pm, and discover where the pupae has come from and how they are prepared for the Emerging Case.

During the summer holidays visitors can discover the fascinating world of Beetles!
  • The Insect FarmThe Insect Farm

Mark from The Insect Farm will be at the Butterfly Farm on 20 & 25 July, and 3, 7 and  28 August at 11am in the Discovery Zone

Mark will be talking about Beetles and showing visitors each stage of the Beetle lifecycle with live specimens. This is an excellent opportunity for visitors to talk to a Beetle expert and understand how special these creatures are.

  • Flower BeetleFlower Beetle
  • The Insect Farm Beetle DemoThe Insect Farm Beetle Demo
Make a Green Promise and Win an Annual Season Ticket!

The Butterfly Farm is inviting visitors to come along this summer and make a green promise by writing a pledge in the Discovery Zone to help protect nature.

Pledges to do something positive can be actioned at home, school or at work.

The pledges will be entered into a weekly prize draw to win a family season ticket to Stratford Butterfly Farm!