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The Butterflies Are Back!

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The butterflies are back! See more than 500 live, free-flying tropical butterflies in The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter, now open at the Museum. Housed in a vivarium that approximates their natural habitat with live flowering plants, species include iridescent blue morpho butterflies, striking scarlet swallowtails, and large owl butterflies. Watch the video below for an inside view.

The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter

The Butterfly Conservatory: Tropical Butterflies Alive in Winter

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