Summer Buggin' Nights

Fridays in July, 4:00 - 7:00 pm

Experience the Butterfly House after hours with our new Summer Buggin' Nights! Enjoy the sounds of summer with the experts, learn about fireflies, listen to music, and more!

July 20th Theme: Ants & Fireflies

Come explore the Butterfly House grounds to learn more about the ants who live below our feet. Then wander inside to learn about fireflies and how you can help fireflies at your house. 

July 27th Theme: Bug Hunt

Borrow one of our insect nets and explore the park around the Butterfly House.  We will be looking for native insects of all types, including ladybugs, grasshoppers, caterpillars, beetles, and much more.  All insects will be released at the end of the hunts. 

Free for garden members. Included with admission.

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Get up-close and personal with some of our residents at the Butterfly House! Ask our entomology team and horticulture team about the bugs and plants you see in our exhibits as well as your own garden.

Animal Encounters at 11:00 a.m.; Plant Encounters at 1:00 p.m.

Free for Garden members. Included with admission.

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Summer Class Registration is OPEN!
Public Program registration for March to August is open. Find a class that is perfect for you!

We offer Youth and Family as well as Adult classes.

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Faust Park,
15193 Olive Blvd.
Chesterfield, MO 63017
(314) 577-0888

Open Tuesday-Sunday

10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


OPEN on the 4th of July

The Butterfly House is closed on the following holidays: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.