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Butterfly World

#3 of 48 things to do in Stockton-on-Tees Features Animals
Yarm Road | Preston Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
+44 1642 791414
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First visit to Butterfly world with the grandchildren.

Great to see so many species of butterflies and a great experience for the kids. However the carp... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Great place for a family

This is a very small place, but they've packed a lot into it. The butterflies are breathtakingly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Yarm Road | Preston Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
+44 1642 791414
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Great to see so many species of butterflies and a great experience for the kids. However the carp was more exciting for my grandchildren. So a 15 minute tour for £14 was Whuch was an expensive first visit but it will probably be our last....More

Thank Geordie008
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very small place, but they've packed a lot into it. The butterflies are breathtakingly beautiful, but there are also koi carp, meerkats, an ant farm with tunnels so that you can see the workers travelling along. There are quite a few reptiles...More

Thank Dee64N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely butterfly house, only £4 per adult which I think is a good price. Wasnt expecting three cheeky meerkats, and lizards.

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Free parking in a massive park. Staff were friendly and the place was great to wander about and have butterflies land on you (if you were lucky). Didn't take long to wander round but was good enough to look round twice. Great playpark 2minutes walk...More

Thank GannyMagnus
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovelly little afternoon out only spoiled by some horid school kids on a trip trying to catch the butterflies and hurting them . Nothing to complain about the experiance apart from that animals all look well cared for and loads of diffrent variaties of butterfly....More

Thank littlesarmypez
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Lovely to walk amongst the butterfly's and see the meerkats, but not recommended on hot days as it's based in a green house the heat is unbearable and had to leave earlier than wanted to.

Thank paulinedQ763HZ
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very good, have visited several times over the years both with my own children and then grandchildren. Also on school visits.

Thank Pat A
Reviewed 11 July 2017

As soon as you walk in the main room you realise how humid the atmosphere is, taking photos for the first 5mins was a no no as the lens gets fogged up, but that normal going from cold British weather to a warm moist jungle...More

Thank jonny_holiday_boy
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Have seen the signs for years and never been until last weekend. Visited with my wife and kids and it was amazing. The setting is lovely with nice water features and big koi carp and the butterflies flying all around. The variety of butterflies on...More

Thank Pete1578
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The Butterfly world is quite small but we can already discover a lot of different species of butterfly.

Thank ChloePntr
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Charlotte F
14 August 2017|
Response from ianwicks | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't think so .
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Response from ianinteesside | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a free parking area behind the butterfly world for the users of there and the park

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