Get discount tickets to the Cockrell Butterfly Center. Enter the Houston Museum of Natural Science’s Butterfly Center in a tropical rain forest filled with exotic plants, a 50-foot waterfall and hundreds of beautiful, free-flying butterflies from around the world. See amazing butterflies up close as they drink nectar and land on lucky guests. Then go downstairs to the Insects and Us exhibit, where you’ll learn about entomology, beekeeping and even insects as food! You will have a chance to see exotic creatures like the giant prickly stick, the hissing cockroaches, and the scorpion whips. Younger adventurers can try out the giant beehive play area, puzzles and more. Your Cockrell Butterfly Center ticket is good for access to the Exhibit Hall, with various permanent exhibits including the McGovern Hall of the Americas, Cullen Hall of Gems and Minerals, Wiess Energy Hall and the new Hall of Paleontology. Discover why the Houston Museum of Natural Science is one of the nation’s most visited museums in the country.
More About Cockrell Butterfly Center
The Cockrell Butterfly Center and the Brown Hall of Entomology provide entertainment and education for the entire family. Take a stroll through a living butterfly habitat, marvel at breathtaking live and preserved specimens of some of the world’s biggest and strangest arthropods, and enjoy interactive games and quizzes.
Houston Museum of Natural Science: Butterfly Center
Butterfly Habitat & Exhibit Hall: Houston Museum of Natural Science
Houston Museum of Natural Science – Houston, TX