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:

  • Face masks are mandatory throughout the facility. See all exemptions >
  • Timed tickets are required for all visitors
  • Contactless payment only, no cash
  • Respect others & keep as least 6 feet apart
  • Follow signs for one-way traffic flow

Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory Visitor Hours




10:00am to 5:00 pm (last timed entry at 3:45pm)
Open 7 days a week until September 13th.
Closed Mondays after Labour Day 

*Open Thanksgiving Monday! 

Closed December 24, 25, 26, 2020 and January 1, 2021

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

Holiday Hours 2020

  • January 1 – New Years Day – CLOSED
  • February 17 – Family Day – OPEN
  • April 10 – 13 – Easter Weekend – CLOSED DUE TO COVID19
  • May 18 – Victoria Day – CLOSED DUE TO COVID19
  • July 1 – Canada Day – OPEN
  • August 3 – Civic Holiday – OPEN
  • September 7 – Labour Day – OPEN
  • October 12 – Thanksgiving – OPEN
  • December 24 – 26 – Christmas Break – CLOSED
  • December 31 – New Years Eve – OPEN

Chrysalis Café

Chrysalis Café food and refreshments can be enjoyed inside our dining room or outside on our Café patio.

Fall Hours:

Monday, Tuesday – CLOSED
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday – 11:30am to 3:00pm
Saturday, Sunday – 11:30am to 4:00pm

On occasion, the café is closed for private functions:

Admission Prices

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


Regular Admission

Visitor Admission
Members FREE!
General Admission (13-64) $15.00
Seniors (65+) $12.50
Children (3-12) $7.50
Children (2 & under) FREE!

Special Needs

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

Visitor Admission
Attendants $7.50
Attendants with PAL Card, Access 2 Card or the CNIB Card FREE
General Admission (13-64) $12.00
Seniors (65+) $10.00
Children (3-12) $6.00
Children (2 & under) 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 requiring tickets for additional guests at 10% off are required to call 519-653-1234 x 100 between 9:00am to 5:00pm to reserve.

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.

Buy Timed Admission Tickets Online & Reserve Your Space:

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

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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.