Nicole Nett

Visit the Butterfly House at Cox Arboretum

Overview

Visit a living showcase of native southwest Ohio butterflies and moths at The Butterfly House at Cox Arboretum.

Guided or self-guided tours are available for children and adults. Please call 937-275-PARK (7275) to schedule.

View native-Ohio butterflies and moths in all stages of metamorphosis. Exploration will bring discoveries about the various species of butterflies and plants making each experience a personal connection with nature. The mission of the house is to exhibit native butterflies in a natural environment, captivate visitors, inspire protection of threatened habitats, and educate the public on butterfly/moth life cycles and their plant partnerships.

Species such as painted lady, red admiral, monarch, giant swallowtail, black swallowtail, spicebush swallowtail, tiger swallowtail, luna moth, Cecropia moth, Polyphemus moth and pipevine swallowtail are featured.

  • Tuesday, May 1, 2018 - Wednesday, Oct 31, 2018
  • Location: 6733 Springboro Pike, Cox Arboretum MetroPark, OH
  • Phone: (937) 275-7275
  • Time: 8AM
Visit the Butterfly House at Cox Arboretum