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March 1, 2017 @ 9:00 am - April 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm PST

Insectarium at Victoria Butterfly Gardens

We are VERY EXCITED to announce a Brand New experience at the Victoria Butterfly Gardens!

Join us for the Grand Opening of the INSECTARIUM, featuring impressive insects & invertebrates from around the world on Saturday, April 1st and Sunday, 2nd, 2017.

Mantises, Beetles, Scorpions, Stick Insects + more!

We’re also launching a newly renovated welcome area and gift shop featuring a brand new look and cool new gifts, toys and merchandise!

The Grand Opening Weekend is an event for the whole family! Fun Family Activites, Scavenger Hunt and Children 12 and under FREE!*

*when accompanied by an adult. (one child per adult admission).

See how the insects have built their environment over their first month in the INSECTARIUM and how they have settled into their new home.


OPENING MARCH 1ST – you can visit our INSECTARIUM for a unique opportunity to experience an array of impressive insects & invertebrates from around the world.

// Up-close photography of insects in an enclosure replicating native environment.
// Learn about how the insects survive in nature; by utilizing amazing traits such as camouflage, mimicry and intimidation.
// Witness the complex social behaviour of a full live leaf cutter ant colony as they transport food and debris around their habitat.
// Admission included in your Victoria Butterfly Gardens ticket.


March 1, 2017 @ 9:00 am PST
April 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm PST
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Victoria Butterfly Gardens
1461 Benvenuto Avenue
Brentwood Bay, BC V8M 1J5 Canada
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1 (877) 722-0272
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