The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House

15050 Faust Park
Chesterfield, MO 63017
(314) 577-0888

Hours & Admission

Summer Hours of Operation
Tuesday - Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
Gift Shop Hours
Tuesday - Sunday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
 
General Admission
$8 general admission
$5 seniors 65 & over
$5 children 3-12
Free children 2 & under
Free for Missouri Botanical Garden Members
 
Private Tours
Mondays
10:00, 11:00, 1:00 and 2:00
$140 Garden Members
$180 Non-members
Call to book 

For safety reasons, strollers are restricted in the Butterfly House.  No strollers allowed in the conservatory due to USDA regulations. When necessary, please only bring bags or coats you can carry with you during your visit.

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Construction on our new entomology lab has started! Please be aware there may be loud noises in the conservatory. Those with auditory sensitivities may want to come on the weekends when construction is not taking place.

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Plan your visit!

The Butterfly House is open for our extended summer hours during Under the Big Top! Capacity limit still in place, e-tickets strongly encouraged. 

Purchase or reserve tickets

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Dads, Dogs and Donuts
June 19

Celebrate dads, grandpas, and uncles with us! Enjoy delicious donuts, fun activities, and meet Biscuit!

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Firefly Festival
June 18, 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Celebrate Mother Nature’s living lanterns during an informative and fun-filled evening extravaganza!

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Entomology Lab Expansion

The lab expansion will accommodate our growing animal collection and new interactive programming. 

Your gift can support this essential upgrade, donate here!

Support the Butterfly House

Leave your mark on St. Louis and honor someone special with a butterfly paver, personal butterfly release video, adopt a butterfly and more!

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Upcoming Events

May 31, 2021 - September 6, 2021
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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June 14, 2021
9:30 am - 10:30 am
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June 14, 2021
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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June 18, 2021
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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June 19, 2021
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House
June 19, 2021
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House