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Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory

#10 of 38 things to do in Mackinac Island Features Animals
Box 901, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-0901
+1 906-847-9464
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Little bit of a taxi ride, but worth it

We took our daughter here to see the butterflies. The place is well organized, clean and FULL of... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
Albany, Oregon
Girl Scout Troop trip

Our girls and leaders had a great time at the Butterfly exhibit. It gave us a chance to walk slowly... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2016
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Box 901, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-0901
+1 906-847-9464
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Reviewed 17 July 2016

We took our daughter here to see the butterflies. The place is well organized, clean and FULL of butterflies. The flowers were beautiful and lots of water features kept things interesting for us and the butterflies.

Thank silverchick_96
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Our girls and leaders had a great time at the Butterfly exhibit. It gave us a chance to walk slowly and relax while seeing all the beautiful butterflies. Three of our girls had butterflies land on them which was pretty exciting! We took longer in...More

Thank RG4957
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is part of the carriage tour package or you can purchase it separately. Lots of butterflies, but is it a small facility. You may want to consider the "Wings of Mackinac" instead. Provides history and much more information than just seeing butterflies and a...More

Reviewed 15 July 2016

For $5 extra on the carriage tour you can stop off at the Butterfly Conservatory. It's a beautiful little extra we paid for and walked through- it's very small but the butterflies were plenty. They were beautiful and I was in awe of how they...More

Thank SistaSandy121
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory is a fabulous addition to the Carriage Tour. A wonderful place to photograph and view the amazing butterflies.

Thank Juliann D
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I was really surprised that the butterflies in this house were so calm and stationary, meaning it was super easy to get good photos of them. I've been in a lot of butterfly houses in different places and normally it is tough to capture them,...More

Thank AABerry
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Hundreds of different types of butterfly's flutter around as you stroll through this butterfly house. There are many different types of flowers in which the butterflies land. It is a small area. There are benches Where you can sit and enjoy watching these beautiful insects...More

Thank GramusTheKnitter
Reviewed 30 June 2016

My kids loved this place! I would definitely recommend making this one of your stops while on the island. Especially if you have little ones.

Thank Worldwidewandlust
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Been to other butterfly exhibits and on a scale of 1 - 10, would give this a 5. If you have been to a butterfly exhibit suggest you save your $, if not it's ok to visit.

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 26 June 2016

We enjoy this butterfly house. It's a bit hard to get to unless you ride the carriage, but it's beautiful inside

Thank Becky O
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Sharon S
Is wings of mackinac open in october
20 September 2016|
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Response from aomonet | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I am unaware of the times of operation. I recommend contacting them for specific dates of availability.