Hours, Timed Admissions & Directions

We are committed to the Health & Safety of our staff and visitors.

We have made some changes to the way we move and interact throughout the facility to keep everyone safe and healthy. Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation as we work together to observe all physical distancing guidelines.

See all Health & Safety Commitments >

What you need to know:

  • Proof of vaccination is required for all visitors (12+). See Vaccination Policy >
  • Face masks are mandatory throughout the facility. See Face Mask Policy >
  • Timed tickets are required for all visitors — walk-ins cannot be guaranteed
  • 2-hour visit duration (not including 3:30 & 3:45 timeslots as we close daily at 5pm) – visit to the café included within the 2-hour allotted time
  • Voluntarily operating at 70% capacity set at 175 visitors
  • Respect others & keep as least 6 feet apart

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory Visitor Hours


Visitor Hours:

*last timed entry at 3:45pm

Sunday: 10:00 to 5:00
Monday: CLOSED
Tuesday: 10:00 to 5:00
Wednesday:10:00 to 5:00
Thursday: 10:00 to 5:00
Friday: 10:00 to 5:00
Saturday: 10:00 to 5:00

Closed Mondays in the Fall & Winter

To get the most out of your visit, check out our Frequently Asked Questions and our Conservatory Policies before you visit.

Holiday Hours 2021

  • January 1 – New Years Day – CLOSED
  • February 15 – Family Day – CLOSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN
  • April 2-5 – Easter Weekend – CLOSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN
  • May 24 – Victoria Day – CLOSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN
  • July 1 – Canada Day – CLOSED DUE TO LOCKDOWN
  • August 2 – Civic Holiday – OPEN
  • September 6 – Labour Day – OPEN
  • October 11 – Thanksgiving – CLOSED
  • December 24 – 26 – Christmas Break – CLOSED
  • December 31 – New Years Eve – OPEN

Chrysalis Café

Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00am to 4:15pm
*On occasion the Café is closed for private functions

Please note: a visit to the café is included within the 2-hour allotted timed visit 

Click here for more information & menu options

Admission Prices

Tickets for a select time frame must be purchased in advance online. 


*All tickets must be reserved in advance, including Children (2 & under)

Regular Admission

Visitor Admission
Members FREE!
General Admission (13-64) $20.00
Seniors (65+) $15.00
Children (3-12) $8.00
Children (2 & under) *Must reserve ticket FREE!

Visitors with a Disability

Timed tickets for guests with a disability and/or attendants accompanying guests with a disability must be purchased over the phone at 519-653-1234 x 100 between 9:00am and 5:00pm. 

Visitor Admission
Attendants $10.00
Attendants with PAL Card, Access 2 Card or the CNIB Card FREE
General Admission (13-64) $16.00
Seniors (65+) $12.00
Children (3-12) $6.40
Children (2 & under) *Must reserve ticket FREE!

Please add HST and processing fees to the above prices. Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory is wheelchair-friendly. We are proud to accept the PAL Card, the Access 2 Card, as well as the CNIB Card.

Group Admission

Group discounted admission is currently suspended as we work to observe all Health & Safety Commitments.
Please contact our Booking Coordinator at 519-653-1234 x 100 or info@cambridgebutterfly.com for more information.


Reservations will need to be placed in advance online, walk-ins will not be guaranteed. Members can purchase tickets for two additional guests at 10% off online at the link below. 

If you are unable to make the reserved time you must notify us at least one day prior to your scheduled visit. Please email info@cambridgebutterfly.com or call 519-653-1234 x 100. To ensure we are able to accommodate visitors at all times, regular no shows will be monitored and contacted.

Reserve Your Ticket Now

Pre-purchased Tickets & Promo Passes

If you have tickets from our previous ticketing system or won your tickets through a radio station or any other promotion, please call 519-653-1234 x 100 between 9:00am to 5:00pm to reserve.

*No other discounts or coupons will be accepted at this time. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Location and Directions

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

2500 Kossuth Road Cambridge, Ontario, N3H 4R7

phone: 519-653-1234 fax: 519-650-2582

Prices & Hours of Operation subject to change without notice.