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Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm

Stratford-upon-Avon Butterfly Farm -


Swan's Nest Lane
CV37 7LS


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

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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.

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Madagascan Comet Moths make their first appearance at Stratford Butterfly Farm!

A number of stunning Madagascan Comet Moths have made their first appearance at the refurbished Stratford Butterfly Farm.

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posted 19/10/2016 01:00:00

Discover Mayan crops, Rat Snakes and much more at Stratford Butterfly Farm!

There is plenty for visitors of all ages to discover during October half term at the newly refurbished Stratford Butterfly Farm. Along with the recent improvements, visitors to the Farm can now see around 30 Maya sculptures and artefacts which originate from an ancient rainforest civilisation in Belize.

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posted 20/09/2016 07:00:00



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

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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
  • Educational Visits Accepted
  • 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
  • Picnic site
  • Off site parking
  • Approx length of visit
  • Groups accepted
  • Min group size
  • 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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