• Butterfly Garden Experience

    An up-close experience with these amazing, beautiful flying insects.

    © Matthew Modoono


Live Presentation

Butterfly Garden Experience

At this time, live presentations are restricted under the Massachusetts Reopening Guidelines until Step 2 of Phase 3. Educators will be present on the Museum floor assisting guests and continuing presentations live on MOS at Home . Please check back for updates.

Focusing on butterfly life cycles, characteristics, and classification, this program gives students a close-up experience with these amazing flying insects. Students participate in guided observations led by Museum educators.

Reserve at least two weeks in advance. Subject to availability.

Available only to schools as part of a Museum field trip.


Approximately 30 minutes


Butterfly Garden. Find on map


Recommended for: Grades K – 2

Available only to schools as part of a Museum field trip.

For field trip reservations, please call:


Daily from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.


Teacher Partners can also reserve online here.


  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • American Sign Language Interpretation Available Upon Request