Grand Traverse Butterfly House and Bug Zoo
The purpose of the GT Butterfly House & Bug Zoo is to create an attraction that would provide the community education and a fun place to take kids to learn about the wonders of butterflies and their bug relatives.
As the Zoo grows in it's mission, there are many plans ahead!
- Free educational presentations about some of the zoo's most popular animals.
- Junior Zoo Keeper Classes- Allowing kids to come and spend a few hours with the zookeepers and help feed the butterflies and bugs, along with making a fun craft!
- Outside Nature Walk-With help from Dr. Duke Elsner, our zoo will create a nature walk around the zoo's property to teach about native plants and the animals that live nearby.
- Classroom presentations-Assisting teachers in science and biology, with a strong message of conservation and stewardship of the planet.
- Parties/Weddings-Let us work with you to make a memory in our Butterfly Garden. We'll offer wedding and party packages soon. Email your inquiry!
- Engaging classes offered through Grand Traverse Conservation District-Let us help you find your child's next outdoor adventure!
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