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Wings of Fancy at Brookside Gardens

Sun Aug 18, 2019
Various times
All Ages
$8 ages 13 and older; $5 ages 3-12; Free for ages 0-2

Experience being surrounded by hundreds of live butterflies from North America, Costa Rica, Africa, and Asia during Wings of Fancy at Brookside Gardens. 

Visitors enter the South Conservatory to see beautiful butterflies exploring flowers, drinking nectar, and interacting with each other. Learn about metamorphosis, how butterflies can thrive in home gardens, and much more. 

Exhibit hours are as follows:

Monday, July 1 - Saturday, August 31, 2019: 10am-1pm (Monday-Friday); 10am-5pm (Saturday and Sunday)

Sunday, September 1 - Sunday, September 22, 2019: 10am-5pm daily

Brookside Gardens South Conservatory
1500 Glenallan Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20902
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