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Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm -

Address

Swan's Nest Lane
Stratford-upon-Avon
CV37 7LS

Contact

Tel : +44 01789 299288
Fax : +44 01789 415878

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Prices

Family
£18.50

Child
£5.25

Concession
£5.75

adult
£6.25

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.

See the amazing lifecycle of a butterfly in action in the Caterpillar Room. 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. The Butterfly Farm has the largest live insect display in Europe. Observe the fascinating and strange in Insect City where stick insects, beetles and praying mantids. Marvel at the size of giant millipedes, snails and crabs in the mini-beast section. Get close to the deadly and dangerous behind the safety of glass in Arachnoland, home to the world's largest spider and a rainforest scorpion colony

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Recent News

A stunning butterfly has made its first appearance in over 10 years at the Stratford Butterfly Farm.

A male Parides Childrenae, also known as Green-celled Cattleheart, has recently emerged. The butterfly, which has a beautiful iridescent green patch on its fore wing, is normally found in South America. These unusually coloured butterflies were last seen at the Stratford Butterfly Farm over ten years ago but now the Farm is breeding them once more.

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posted 06/05/2015 10:54:00

Stratford Butterfly Farm celebrates its 30th anniversary!

2015 marks the 30th anniversary of the Stratford Butterfly Farm and to celebrate this milestone, the Farm is staging an exhibition of old photographs when it was first opened by David Bellamy in July 1985.

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posted 18/03/2015 12:00:00

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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

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm - Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm -
Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm - Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm -

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm facilities include:

  • Dogs restrictions
  • First aid facilities
  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor event/attraction
  • Smoking not permitted
  • Demonstrations given
  • Guided tours available for groups
  • Suitable for families
  • Suitable for young children
  • American Express accepted
  • Delta accepted
  • Group discounts available (min group size)
  • Maestro accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Solo accepted
  • Visa accepted
  • Off site parking
  • Approx length of visit
  • Groups accepted
  • Special group rates

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm accessibility includes:

  • Audible alarm system
  • Clear signage throughout attraction, eg colour contrast, large letters, pictograms
  • Contrast markings on glass doors and full-height windows
  • Designated parking within about 50 metres of main entrance
  • Disability awareness training for all personnel
  • Drop-off point for guests immediately outside main entrance
  • Flat route with no steps from parking area to entrance
  • Level access, ramp or lift to ticket issuing point

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