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Butterfly World

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Address: Yarm Road | Preston Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
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A great trip to see lots of beautiful butterflies. We had kids aged 3,8 and 11 and all great time. Feeding the fish, watching the butterflies and seeing the other animals. Great... read more

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emloue
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great trip to see lots of beautiful butterflies. We had kids aged 3,8 and 11 and all great time. Feeding the fish, watching the butterflies and seeing the other animals. Great little gift shop with pocket money gifts for the kids. Family tickets available. A good trip had by all.

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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192 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had never been and partner recommend we visited and was a great experience so warm inside and a tropical smell, butterfly's all over and flying so close was great and the kids captivated highly recommend it

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Stockton
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to visit after the park or on its own not expensive and the children love to look at the different butterflys and the fish ther are even meerkats that are adorable

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New England, North Dakota
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3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yes I understand butterfly's like the hot air and this is butterfly worl we are talking about but I nearly passed out when I stepped foot in the butterfly area. If I make this an exception excellent place. You can feed the fish (my favourite part of the day) experience butterflies 🦋 fly around you and (another favourite) the giddy... More 

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Houghton-le-Spring, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went along last weekend. It's based next to Preston park so along with a picnic (there is a cafe on site too) you can spend a good few hours in the area. Lovely place, wonderful butterflies to see. Was taken by surprise by the meerkats which were wonderful to see as well. Be warned it is very humid inside. Basically... More 

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Thank Chelsea M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had not been since i was a child and knowing its quite a small place i wasnt expecting much however was pleasantly suprised. Entry price is only a couple of pounds and as soon as you walk in there is so many beautiful butterflys. I could have walked around for aged taking photos. There is a pond with some large... More 

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Thank Cazju
Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

My kids really enjoyed this. It was kind of small but nice. Lots of flowers and butterflies. Enjoyed seeing the cocoons hatch. It was just SO hot and muggy in there that I could hardly breathe!

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Thank AimeeLally
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21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very busy place with a lovely large play park for the kids. Butterfly World was beautiful but was boiling hot inside with it being a summers day it captured all the heat from the sun. There was lots of different butterflies to see. This place charges a fee to enter but the parking and the play park... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Was nice inside loads of spectacular butterflies that come really close. Big pond with coy carp in that come to the surface so u can really see them. Some meerkats too. Obviously it was very warm but cold outside. Would have been nice if the had a cloak room to put your coats. Mebbes a little expensive but fine and... More 

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Teesside
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

One tip I'd say wear bright colours as t he butterflies will land on you. Beautiful little piece of paradise, set out really good. Crammed full of exotic plants, butterflies and little birds. For me the only let down was the lady who took our admission fee today; miserable would be an understatement. She never said please/thank you, didn't tell... More 

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