Entopia
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sunday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
About
Entopia, a tropical sanctuary for our planet's little denizens from those that fly freely in the sky to the ones that creep stealthily beneath the ground. Journey into a magical paradise that honours the unsung heroes of our natural world with plenty to discover from outdoor adventures to cavernous mysteries and a multi-storey Indoor Discovery Centre. Live the moment with exciting interactive workshops and activities. There's something for everyone. Join us to experience the seen and unseen in Nature. We are the voice of nature.
Duration: 2-3 hours
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  • Coralhopper
    Jeddah, Saudi Arabia7 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Educational visit to Entopia
    Went with family, a good fun trip for the kids with an educational aspect to it. They really enjoyed it , and learned a lot about all the different animals. The butterfly outdoor section did look like it needed some maintenance, but besides that it was a good display and an easy walk around suitable for all ages. Some really good educational videos as well. The downside for first time visitors will be the realization that international visitors to Penang will be charged more than locals for admission, but this is common place in Malaysia. The gift shop at the exit was a negative experience unfortunately- We were looking at one of the displays but one of the shop staff wouldn’t leave us alone ,even though we politely informed her a couple of times that we were fine and didn’t need her help at the moment. I was going to buy a couple of gifts, but due to her insistent behavior we just left the shop without buying anything.
    Thank you for visiting Entopia and leaving us a review here! Great to hear that your children enjoyed the place. We have taken note of your negative experience at our retail store. Your feedback is invaluable to us and we deeply regret any inconvenience caused by our personnel. We appreciate your kind patience and understanding and will certainly take steps to ensure a more pleasant and comfortable shopping experience for all our visitors. We hope you will visit us again soon.
    Written 16 August 2023
    This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of Tripadvisor LLC.
    Visited July 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 30 July 2023
  • BelfastAussie_9
    Belfast, United Kingdom130 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A world of butterflies
    I wish we’d scheduled more time for Entopia - we spent about 90 minutes there and could have stayed much longer. The living butterflies are definitely the highlight, but their huge array of preserved butterflies, bugs and beetles is beautiful and fascinating. There’s so much for kids to do, but it’s great fun for adults too. It’s amazing having huge butterflies land on you and just settle for a few moments. I’ll definitely go back if (when?) I visit Penang again.
    Visited January 2024
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 20 January 2024
  • Jacinta W
    London, United Kingdom355 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Great morning for family
    Lovely morning out. Arrived shortly after 10am, not too busy. 10.30am we got to release some butterflies. Walking through the areas are well maintained and loads of butterflies, insects and reptiles to see. Interesting Discovery Centre including a short presentation where we could handle stick insects, cockroaches etc. Worth the admission price, all of us including a 4 year old had a lovely few hours here.
    Visited February 2024
    Travelled with family
    Written 11 February 2024
  • WorknForVacation
    Denver, Colorado18 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Very Good Excursion
    This is sort of like kids science museum meets botanical gardens. I was pretty satisfied with just the butterfly done but then realized there is so much more! Many different exhibits were to follow, each engaging and informative. I went with adults, but think this would be a big hit for families with kids from around 4-12 years old, but more appropriate for kids ages 7-12 probably.
    Visited February 2024
    Travelled with friends
    Written 24 February 2024
  • KoalaBouy
    Singapore, Singapore162 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Very surprised place
    Pretty wow for an animal attraction in Penang. This is probably the best “zoo” in penang. But, of course, this is an butterfly and insect museum. The way the museum presented with a lot of information was really thoughtful.
    Visited May 2024
    Travelled with family
    Written 23 May 2024
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liz M
Singapore14 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
Jun 2024 • Family
The location of this park is near Batu Feringgi, far from the city centre of Georgetown. The park isn’t very big and you’ll be done within 1 hours or even less, so in that sense it isn’t worth making a special trip there, if you’re staying in the city centre area and If you’re not driving, you are not a part of the tour group or have a private charter driver who will be waiting for you - do not go especially if you’re with young kids or the elderly . I made a mistake of going and had difficulties getting a cab/ Grab back to the city centre from the park. There were so called “private drivers” (touts) waiting at the lobby - and they all charge a premium of RM$50-80 for a 1 way trip back to Georgetown. A driver claimed he was called upon to “standby” by the park personnel to pick up passengers!! I was traveling with my elderly mother so I had little choice but agree with the “premium” charge. Otherwise if I was traveling solo or with friends, I would have walked to the adventure park next door and take the Rapid Penang bus and then change to another bus back to Georgetown as advised by a park staff. That said the staff there were very nice and helpful.
Written 1 June 2024
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KoalaBouy
Singapore, Singapore162 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Family
Pretty wow for an animal attraction in Penang. This is probably the best “zoo” in penang. But, of course, this is an butterfly and insect museum. The way the museum presented with a lot of information was really thoughtful.
Written 23 May 2024
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Mei Ching W
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
Wonderful place to learn about butterflies & insects
Educational for both adults & kids
Need to be patient to get good shots of the butterflies
Written 26 March 2024
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houndy11
Singapore, Singapore197 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
Entopia have 2 sides, outdoor park of butterflies and an indoor area of other bugs. Also a section for paid activities. Good for young children to see up close to insects.
Written 18 March 2024
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mushroom001
Puchong, Malaysia524 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2024 • Family
we went with a 5yo kid. we love everything about it. bought the tickets online via 3rd party and it's much cheaper. the exhibits are great and well maintained. all in all very satisfied
Written 12 March 2024
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WorknForVacation
Denver, CO18 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Friends
This is sort of like kids science museum meets botanical gardens. I was pretty satisfied with just the butterfly done but then realized there is so much more! Many different exhibits were to follow, each engaging and informative. I went with adults, but think this would be a big hit for families with kids from around 4-12 years old, but more appropriate for kids ages 7-12 probably.
Written 24 February 2024
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Downtown83
Nanjing, China510 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Family
Amazing biotope with hundreds of beautiful butterflies and other small animals in a very lovely nature environment. Great for kids and adults.
Written 15 February 2024
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Jacinta W
London, UK355 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Family
Lovely morning out. Arrived shortly after 10am, not too busy. 10.30am we got to release some butterflies.

Walking through the areas are well maintained and loads of butterflies, insects and reptiles to see.

Interesting Discovery Centre including a short presentation where we could handle stick insects, cockroaches etc.

Worth the admission price, all of us including a 4 year old had a lovely few hours here.
Written 11 February 2024
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BelfastAussie_9
Belfast, UK130 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Couples
I wish we’d scheduled more time for Entopia - we spent about 90 minutes there and could have stayed much longer. The living butterflies are definitely the highlight, but their huge array of preserved butterflies, bugs and beetles is beautiful and fascinating.

There’s so much for kids to do, but it’s great fun for adults too. It’s amazing having huge butterflies land on you and just settle for a few moments.

I’ll definitely go back if (when?) I visit Penang again.
Written 20 January 2024
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Sue C
Melbourne, Australia139 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Couples
Entopia is an excellent draw card for Penang as this sprawling attraction boasts of a splendid display of plants, vertebrates and invertebrates to keep a visitor interested and engaged. Of course the wide variety of butterflies deserve special mention as they are the stars of the show, flitting from plant to plant and being in no way camera shy!Kudos to the owners and the staff who manage this attraction so efficiently.
Written 5 January 2024
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