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Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

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2500 Kossuth Rd, Cambridge, Ontario N3H 4R6, Canada
+1 519-653-1234
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A fraction of paradise

The conservatory is located out of the city and it has free parking space. It consists of a coffee... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Yas72
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Toronto, Canada
HIGHLY OVER PRICED

Took my two grand daughters there (ages 3 and 7) and was totally shocked after paying over $31.00... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Corshie
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Cambridge, Canada
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Walk amongst thousands of freely flying butterflies in a tropical paradise! Explore insect themed exhibits including an observation honey bee hive. Fun for the whole family. Open year round.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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2500 Kossuth Rd, Cambridge, Ontario N3H 4R6, Canada
Downtown Cambridge
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The conservatory is located out of the city and it has free parking space. It consists of a coffee shop and gift shop, the insects room, the butterflies room and the butterfly garden which has a very warm and humid condition so remember to wear...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my two grand daughters there (ages 3 and 7) and was totally shocked after paying over $31.00+ at how short and boring it is in there. You can only walk around so many times, even they were disappointed!More

Thank Corshie
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings Corshie, We are extremely sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your visit. Though the Conservatory can feel small, there is certainly no shortage of learning experiences and we are shocked to hear that you felt that otherwise. We would be very grateful...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It is great for kids because stuff is just flying around and landing on you you are always bissy looking around for something new which there is always somthing go and have funMore

Thank terryd250
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings terryd250, Thank you so much for your review, we're glad to hear you enjoyed your visit. The Conservatory is a magical place to visit - especially when the weather starts to get colder! Thanks again for your support, and we hope to have you...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Lots of cocoons and chrysalis to see. The cafe is surprisingly good, must try. Entrance fee feels a bit pricey.More

Thank SJ C
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings SJ C, Thank you for sending us your review! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit and your lunch in the Chrysalis Café. We always strive to provide our guests with an experience that reflects the price of admission and it is...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017

Took our grandchildren to see this on a rainy day. Perfect combination of a tropical atmosphere, magical butterflies and the opportunity to learn about them. And just 30 minutes from home. Perfect.More

Thank woodsyb
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2017

Greetings woodsyb, Thank you so much for your review! The Conservatory is certainly a fantastic indoor activity - especially this time of year when the cold, rainy days take over! We're so happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed yourselves, and we hope...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

Awe inspiring, spellbinding, magical beauty. I was a child in a fantasy land once again. The jungle atmosphere was refreshing and energizing. The wafting of butterfly wings lifted my spirits and tickled our ears and fingers as they landed on us. The staff said that...More

Thank Janis016
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Greetings Janis016, We are so happy to hear that you love the Conservatory as much as we do! We are lucky to have such an amazing place to share with our guests, and we're thrilled to hear that you're able to recharge with a visit...More

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Great place very well kept fair prices great staff absolutely amazing. Very educational. Wonderful natural set up

Thank Trevor M
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Greetings Trevor M, Thank you so much for sending in your kind words! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit, and we hope to have you back again soon!

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Great way to spend some quiet time on your own, or bring the grandkids. Have been there several times. Enjoyed the Egyptian display in August. Used to stop in for coffee and a muffin occasionally, as well. They had great coffee, but cafe has changed...More

Thank Alex B
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Greetings Alex B, We are so grateful to hear of your continuous support! Guests like you allow us to keep doing what we love to do. We're so glad you enjoyed Butterflies of Egypt, it was a great exhibition for the summer time. We are...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

Initially I did not want to go to see butterflies and to pay that much, for a small place like that. Eventually I've tested it out and glad that I did. Reasons: - you see colorful, special butterflies fly around you and sometimes on you....More

Thank kusemk
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Greetings kusemk, We're thrilled to hear that we exceeded your expectations. The Conservatory may seem small, but there really is so much to see and learn. We're so glad to hear that you chatted with our staff because that's the best way to get the...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

Great for all ages, beware it's very warm. Wheelchair kids love it. Love when the butterfly's land on you.More

Thank danaw394
Nicole C, Manager at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Greetings danaw394, Thank you so much for sending in your review! The greenhouse can get quite warm especially in the summer time, so guests will often go in and out a few times to cool off in the air conditioned galleries. The facility is wheelchair...More

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G W
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Response from Melanie B | Reviewed this property |
Staff of always been very helpful and friendly. I'm sure if you called they would answer that for you.
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Response from Marian L | Reviewed this property |
I would say at least an hour maybe two . My 4 grandchildren looked forward to it every March Break it became a tradition . The year they had the bug eating and special dishes prepared by chefs was truly interesting then... More
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Daniella0098
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Response from CambridgeButterfly | Property representative |
Hello, Our admission prices are as follows: Adults (18+) - $11.50 Seniors (65+) - $10.25 Youth (13-17) - $10.25 Children (3-12) - $6.00 Children (under 2) - Free Prices above do not include HST. Hope to see you soon!
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