We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory

Features Animals
1316 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3132
+1 305-296-2988
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 19.95*
and up
Key West Hop-on Hop-off Narrated Trolley Tour
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gift shop” (789 reviews)
“quail” (342 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
1316 Duval St, Key West, FL 33040-3132
+1 305-296-2988
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (9,442)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 8,773 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great wee place to wander and spot some lovely butterflies. Located towards one end of Duval St. you can get some great shots of these colourful insects .

Thank VPaterson355
Reviewed yesterday

It was surprisingly great, worth the money and time. Bring a camera..... It is worth doing once, thats all

Thank Sheilabirch
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is on Duval near the "festive" areas but it is designed for discretion and a walk through the conservatory makes you forget you are downtown. You feel like you are in a wholesome embrace with the natural world. Many species of butterflies flitting...More

Thank DonDe35801
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What a beautiful magical place I never did want to leave! Exotic birds butterflies flowers and colors everywhere all sorts of animals and soothing nature sounds! This is well worth the visit. It was my favorite place in Key West to visit.

Thank nicolettagirl2010
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Butterfly House is amazing and we go often when we go to Key West. We spoke to Brian who gave us valuable info about the African birds and the new hatchlings in the incubators. Fantastic number of butterflies; more than the last 4 times...More

Thank Geri K
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a lovely facility -- with beautiful butterflies fluttering around, two flamingos in a bucolic setting, a turtle moving slowly, just magical. It is not as bit as the comparable butterfly observatory to the north near Fort Lauderdale, but it is just as fine....More

Thank 181karlg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

IN short cough up the bucks and go! It was good, a little pricey we but fun. You don’t need to bring much. Food on boat included breakfastt with breads, fruit, cereal, juice coffee slices of ham yogurt etc for Lunch: ham turkey cold cuts...More

Thank jonsoper
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fab place in Key West to see and photograph butterflies and birds! Wonderful experience for children and adults to visualize nature in a beautiful setting!

Thank kdbooklady22
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been to several butterfly conservatories over the years. This one, while not the largest, is extremely well done and probably the best one of them all. Definitely worth a trip. Agree with others' comments - wear something colorful, and you are more likely...More

2  Thank David T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Several rescue birds and animals in here. A definite must-see for families. Hundreds of butterflies and not a costly thing to do. Takes about an hour at most to walk through the butterfly house

1  Thank bspar311
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 hotels in Key West
The Southernmost House
741 reviews
.08 km away
Southernmost Beach Resort
5,869 reviews
.10 km away
H2O Suites Hotel
203 reviews
.20 km away
Southwinds Motel
848 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Restaurants
La Grignote
252 reviews
.17 km away
The Restaurant at La Te Da
966 reviews
.24 km away
Banana Cafe
3,121 reviews
.16 km away
Abbondanza Italian Restaurant
985 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Southernmost Point
8,363 reviews
.11 km away
South Beach
730 reviews
.12 km away
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
124 reviews
.17 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
16 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from STrophia | Property representative |
Yes, we reopened on Oct 3rd. The Conservatory and all its tenants (birds, butterflies, flamingos) did great during the storm.
Lisa S
22 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from STrophia | Property representative |
Barry S
17 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from STrophia | Property representative |
We do have a small parking lot in the back of our building. This packing lot is first come first serve. Feel free to use it during any visit to our facility.