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Mariposa Monarca Monarch Butterfly Exhibit


Now - November 23, 2014 | 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Daily
Maxine and Jonathan Marshall Butterfly Pavilion


  • Free for members and children under 3
  • Become a member today for free annual admission.
  • $3.50 for general public with paid Garden admission

Come surround yourself with hundreds of live monarchs at Mariposa Monarca. This engaging exhibit features the life cycle and migration patterns of the monarch butterfly and the environmental threats and conservation efforts that surround it. New this year – our Monarch Waystation – an area that is planted to attract monarchs on their journey.

NEW! Monarch and Milkweed Saturdays

  • Every Saturday September 27 – November 8 | 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Included with paid Garden admission. Free for members with current member ID card.
  •  No RSVP required. First come, first served. (Limit 25 people per walk)

Monarch butterflies are in decline and need our help. Come learn about monarch conservation and how you can take action. Learn how you can create your own Monarch Waystation, participate in a tagging demonstration in the Butterfly Pavilion and go on a butterfly walk with a naturalist.

Mariposa Monarca is generously sponsored by SRP with support from The Ferry Family Foundation in memory of Ernest S. and Virginia D. Ferry.

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