The Butterfly House becomes The BOOterfly House this October to celebrate all things creepy and crawly. Kids can spy on spectacular spiders, enjoy story time with Miss Muffet and see Live Carnivorous Plant feedings with Professor Von Trap.
Meet new frightful friends in the Scorpion's Lair, watch out for Botanicals Gone Mad in the Conservatory and spy on spectacular spiders with Little Miss Muffet!
The BOOterfly House activities are happening during October (Tuesdays through Sundays) at The Butterfly House in Faust Park, Chesterfield.
Story time with Miss Muffet happens daily at 10:30 a.m. Live Carnivorous Plant Feedings are held at 1:30 p.m. The Butterfly House is closed on Mondays. BOOterfly House activities will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays through Oct. 31. All events are included with admission.
More information: butterflyhouse.org
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