The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House

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

Hours & Admission

Hours of Operation
Tuesday - Sunday
10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
*NOTICE: Closed January 1-31 for annual maintenance.
 
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
$140 Garden Members
$180 Non-members
Call to book 
 
Stroller Policy
Limited space and USDA containment requirements restrict our ability to have strollers or wagons at our facility. We strongly encourage the use of baby slings or carriers as alternatives to strollers.

If you require an accommodation, please consider using a smaller, lightweight “umbrella” stroller. 

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Plan your visit!

We are currently closed in January for our annual maintenance to the tropical conservatory. Reopening February 1st for Morpho Mardi Gras!

Purchase or reserve tickets

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School Field Trips

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

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Entomology Lab Expansion

The lab expansion accommodates our growing animal collection and new interactive programming. Come by and see our entomologists in action!


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Cameo Butterfly Release Videos

Tell us about someone special in your life and we will dedicate a personalized butterfly release just for them. This is operated through Cameo and can be purchased 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

February 1, 2022 - March 1, 2022
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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February 5, 2022 - February 6, 2022
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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February 5, 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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February 12, 2022
9:00 am - 10:00 am
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February 14, 2022
9:30 am - 10:30 am
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February 14, 2022
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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