Butterfly EstatesCurrently Open [Closes at 03:00 pm]
- Address: 1815 Fowler St, Fort Myers, FL 33901, United States
- Timings: 10:00 am - 03:00 pm Details
- Phone: +1-2396902359
- Ticket Price: 7 USD
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Nature
Dedicated to the protection and preservation of the native butterflies of Florida, this green friendly place is a unique attempt to bring out the best of the place. There are various projects being carried out which are helping the butterfly population flourish and grow throughout the state. The workers around here would be quite pleased to impart their basic knowledge and trivia about the place.
- Do not miss the crepe and wine lunch in the restaurant.
- Free for military vets.
- Free on first Sunday of every month. May change.
- Ages 2 to 12 Years - $4.00
- Children Up to Age 3 Years Are Free!
- Over Age 50 Receive $1.00 Off Admission.
- Students Receive $1.00 Off Admission with valid student I.D. Card
- Military with Valid ID receive Free Admission.
- By rented car or cab.
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- Edison Lunch Box
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47.02% of people who visit Fort Myers include Butterfly Estates in their plan
12 PM - 1 PM
75% of people start their Butterfly Estates visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Butterfly Estates
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Butterfly Estates
Beautiful area and has a relaxing feeling, we have went a few times now and this place is a definitely a gem! The staff that work there are friendly and they are always ready to answer a question. They show you the life of a butterfly from start to end. They have an array of different species of Butterflies and you even get to walk around in a greenhouse filled with beautiful flowers and Butterflies that fly around you. I highly recommend you visit at least once.
Must see these shops. A butterfly house with butterflies native only to SE Florida. caterpillars, and a daily newly emerged butterfly release. There's a gardening shop where you can purchase butterfly and gardening items. This shop has a seed and plant swap also. There is also a little cafe with refreshing drinks and tasty eats. Oh and don't forget the native plants for sale at the butterfly house. The butterfly house sells caterpillars including Monarch caterpillars.
This is an interesting excursion. Butterflies aviary, native a d organic vegetable plants and butterfly friendly species. We really enjoyed the Bullig Cafe here. The German owner is passionate and engaging. She KNOWS coffee like few others do. I would suggest being able to order eggs in the normal ways. As it is, we can only order poached. Also, if you are on a keto/paleo diet, you will have to work with them to put together a plate for you. They were nice about it, and the food was good. That said, our side orders of bacon were almost cold when served. Cripsy. Yes. Hot? No. Hey. It happens. Dog friendly place, and well run if you are not in a hurry..
Not impressed, more like a hipster hangout if you enjoy that.
Interesting, helpful. Knowledgeable people.