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Butterfly World

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Yarm Road | Preston Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
+44 1642 791414
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This place is outstanding, especially for the price. Our daughter loves it, there are so many... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
Massive blue butterflies hovering around your head

Huge heated greenhouse where butterflies are free to roam. This is the only place outside London... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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Yarm Road | Preston Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
+44 1642 791414
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

This place is outstanding, especially for the price. Our daughter loves it, there are so many different animals to see from the parrot in reception to the meerkats at the back.

Thank petermckeone
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Huge heated greenhouse where butterflies are free to roam. This is the only place outside London where I have seen this. Also there is a kiddies activity play area in the Preston Park grounds.

Thank walkaboutjim2015
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Visited today with my grandchildren age 11 and 8 they loved it is very hot and humid loads off butterflies and koy carp meerkats reptiles ect they do a great job and well worth a visit

Thank john c
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous few hours in Butterfly World. It felt magical as we entered the house and all around us were free flying butterflies. It was great to see all the different colours and species. As well as the butterflies there were little finches...More

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Went on a Sunday with a 3 year old and a 9 year old and to be honest ,both them and I expected to see more.The entry price was fair for £4 however the place is too small you cannot move around , and needs...More

Thank Maxine c
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This attraction is located within Preston Park in Stockton on Tees. The park itself is beautiful but going inside Butterfly World is an added bonus. It is about 26-28 degrees in temperature within the premises so expect a warm welcome. We were greeted with various...More

Thank vvross1974
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Lovely to see so many butterflies and plants. The kids enjoyed it and so did i. The pond with the carp in is also lovely. Definitely worth paying the small charge if you are at preston park anyway. It is very hot inside the enclosure...More

Thank Christine K
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely little place with tones of butterflies. The scenery inside is also very nice along with the koi carp pond. It won't take long to walk round the whole place but the ticket gives you access all day and there is plenty to do at...More

Thank Wglen87
Reviewed 29 August 2017

went to butterfly world with the family after a recommendation, although the building isn,t very big it is popular in the area not particularly expensive when you realise how much this family run business spend each month on new butterflies which only live between 5...More

Thank judo-john
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely time wandering around with the beautiful butterflies 🦋 the children were so delighted spotting all the different types of butterflies & the cocoons as well as the little birds. The staff were friendly & welcoming

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Charlotte F
14 August 2017|
Response from ianwicks | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't think so .
28 June 2017|
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Response from ianinteesside | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a free parking area behind the butterfly world for the users of there and the park