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National Insect Week returns in 2020

Butterfly House at Cumberland House

Sunday, June 17, 2018 - 10:00 to 17:30

The Butterfly House is open following an extensive modernisation project. The transformed greenhouse is now capable of hosting large volumes of neo-tropical butterflies during the warm summer months, plus our new puparium where the pupae can transform.  Butterfly Season is May - September and there are currently butterflies on the wing.

Age limits or guidance

Suitable for all

Cost details

Free but under 13s should be accompanied by an adult

Accessibility

http://portsmouthnaturalhistory.co.uk/natural-history/accessibility

Did you know?

Most tenacious

Most tenacious: Brook Dun mayfly larvaeĀ can cling on smooth stonesĀ in fast flowing freshwater.

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