Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm Stratford-upon-Avon's Butterfly Farm is the UK's largest tropical butterfly paradise. Rain or shine, discover many of the world's most beautiful butterflies in an exotic environment of tropical blossom with splashing waterfalls and fish-filled pools. Watch in awe as hundreds of spectacular and vibrantly coloured butterflies fly and feed around you. Discover the Maya an ancient rainforest civilisation, whose artefacts have been replicated and are now on display at the Butterfly Farm.
See the amazing lifecycle of a butterfly within the Emerging Case. In the Discovery Zone some of the world's largest and most camouflaged caterpillars are on show with cocoons, giant silk moths and shining pupae hanging on the plants. Observe the fascinating and strange in the Mini-Beast Metropolis, home to stick insects, beetles, giant millipedes, snails, the amazing leafcutter ant colony and some of the world's largest tarantula spiders. Afterwards you can browse in the Gift Shop where you will find nature inspired gifts for all the family.


Travel by road

Located on the south bank of the River Avon opposite the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, easily accessible from the town centre, just five minutes walk away. Car parking is available outside the site entrance. Onsite parking for disabled only.

By public transport

Nearest station: Stratford-upon-Avon is 2 miles