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Butterfly World

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Lovely little place with tones of butterflies. The scenery inside is also very nice along with the... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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family day out

went to butterfly world with the family after a recommendation, although the building isn,t very... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Wallsend, United Kingdom
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Yarm Road | Preston Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
+44 1642 791414
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Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely little place with tones of butterflies. The scenery inside is also very nice along with the koi carp pond. It won't take long to walk round the whole place but the ticket gives you access all day and there is plenty to do at...More

Thank Wglen87
Reviewed 29 August 2017

went to butterfly world with the family after a recommendation, although the building isn,t very big it is popular in the area not particularly expensive when you realise how much this family run business spend each month on new butterflies which only live between 5...More

Thank judo-john
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely time wandering around with the beautiful butterflies 🦋 the children were so delighted spotting all the different types of butterflies & the cocoons as well as the little birds. The staff were friendly & welcoming

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

A really expensive visit for what is essentially a greenhouse . Lots of butterflies but very little in the way of education to read or hear . Far too expensive for a short journey. The meer cats obviously added for popularity were too overwhelmed with...More

1  Thank nialls_angel
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Such an amazing place, I am not the sort to got gooey eyed at wildlife but the butterflys are so amazing, I could happily visit here every day if I lived local

Thank Mike B
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely love this place! I recently visited and spent about 3 hours here. £4 for adult entry was so reasonable! Definitely worth a visit, loads of butterflies to see and I'll definitely be returning, it's just a shame I live an hour's drive, otherwise I'd...More

Thank Rihanna_Revoo
Reviewed 16 August 2017

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

1  Thank Geordie008
Reviewed 9 August 2017 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 30 July 2017 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 29 July 2017 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
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2 August 2018|
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Response from MichelleW1981 | Property representative |
Hi, Under 5’s are free at Buttefly World. Please note that we are separate to the museum as we are a privately owned family business and not part of the council. Thanks Michelle
26 May 2018|
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Response from MichelleW1981 | Property representative |
Yes it is fully wheelchair accessible 😊
3 May 2018|
Response from MichelleW1981 | Property representative |
We are within the grounds of Preston Park, there is a children’s play area, cafe and museum in addition to Butterfly World. Thank you