Summer Tours and Programs

July 1 – September 2*

Our summer tours and programs are pleased to offer daily guided tours and children’s programming starting July 1 through September 2nd (including weekends!), FREE with regular admission!

PLEASE NOTE: There will be no guided tours on July 20th and 21st. Instead, join us for our Outdoor Butterfly and Bug Hunt Weekend!

Daily Schedule


Join us for children’s drop-in programming, with a different activity each day! No registration required. Programs include:

  • An outdoor bug hunt (weather pending)
  • A scavenger hunt in the Conservatory

1:00pm and 3:00pm

Join a Nature Interpreter for a 20 – 30 minute guided tour to learn more about our butterflies, animals and gardens. Topics of our tours include:

  • The Inside Scoop of the Conservatory: Learn more about where our butterflies come from and how we manage the tropical Conservatory
  • Butterfly & Pollinator Gardening: Stroll through our outdoor butterfly garden to learn more about offering a pollinator-friendly habitat
  • Plants of Paradise: Be introduced to some of the 150 tropical plants in our Conservatory

If you have any questions, e-mail us at or call us 519-653-1234 x102

Purchase Tickets Online!

*Please note that tickets are also available for purchase upon arrival to the facility*