The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House

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

Hours & Admission

Open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Last admission at 3:30

(Closed Mondays)

$8 general admission

$5 seniors 65 & over

$5 children 3-12

Free children 2 & under

Free for Missouri Botanical Garden Members.

For safety reasons, strollers are restricted in the Butterfly House.  No strollers allowed in the conservatory due to USDA regulations.

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Spring Fling


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Join us in April and May at the Butterfly House as we host a variety of activities that celebrate pollinators, native plants, and all things that make Spring so wonderful.

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Brunch with Clifford


Everyone’s favorite big red dog is visiting the Butterfly House! Your family will enjoy a yummy breakfast, crafts, story time, and photos with Clifford.

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Birthday Parties


Host your child's birthday party at the Butterfly House!

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School Visits & Field Trips


We have a range of programs available to meet your needs. Bring your class for a field trip.

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Springtime Sprint


Get “powdered with pollen” as you walk, jog, or stroll your way through Faust Park.

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Fancy Tea with Mommy & Me

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Don’t be late for this very important date! We’ll be eating tasty treats and sipping delightful drinks while having fun in Wonderland!

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Private Events

Weddings in the beautiful Butterfly Garden

Give your special day or private gathering a truly unique setting.

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Spring/Summer 2019 Classes


Registration is now open! We offer Youth & Family as well as Adult classes on week days and weekends. Find a class that is perfect for you!

Full list of classes

Support the Butterfly House

Leave your mark on St. Louis and honor someone special.

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Upcoming Events

March 1, 2019 - August 31, 2019
8:30 am - 12:00 pm
Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House
April 28, 2019
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House
April 28, 2019
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House
April 29, 2019
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House > Lopata Learning Lab
May 4, 2019
10:00 am - 11:30 am
Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House
May 4, 2019
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Missouri Botanical Garden > Ridgway Visitor Center > Shoenberg Theater