We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Wings of Mackinac Butterfly Conservatory

Features Animals
Save
Share
Review Highlights
The Kids Loved It!

We had a nice time wandering around the butterfly conservatory. The kids loved seeing all of the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Tinker2004
,
Cleveland, Ohio
Beautiful and nature at it's finest

Went into the butterfly conservatory and enjoyed the peaceful tranquility there. Not very big at... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
friarfootball78
,
Lansing, Kansas
Read all 242 reviews
95
All photos (95)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carriage tour”(37 reviews)
“gift shop”(7 reviews)
About
Experience free-flying exotic butterflies in a lush garden environment.
Contact
7528 Carriage Rd, Mackinac Island, MI 49757-0901
Website
+1 906-847-9464
Reviews (242)
Filter reviews
241 results
Traveller rating
132
64
33
9
3
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
132
64
33
9
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsbeautiful butterfliescarriage tourgift shopall agesworth the priceflutteringcreaturesplantsislandbenchescollectionbugsbeauty
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 241 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a nice time wandering around the butterfly conservatory. The kids loved seeing all of the really beautiful butterflies--some even landed on us, which was really fun. We bought our conservatory passes in combo with the carriage tours and we all agreed it was...More

Thank Tinker2004
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went into the butterfly conservatory and enjoyed the peaceful tranquility there. Not very big at all(maybe 800 Sq ft) but the setup was nice and you could take your time and enjoy the wonders of nature (butterflies). Wonderful place to take small children. Open room...More

Thank friarfootball78
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a neat place...peaceful and serene. The various butterflies are beautiful, fluttering here and there. Even though there are signs telling customers not to touch, and even though there is an employee sitting there observing, we witnessed both children and adults attempting to touch or...More

Thank Mimi010310
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The butterfly house is a del8ghtful stop on Mackinac Island. Even if you’ve visited multiple times, it’s a pleasure to spend a little time among the flowers and the butterflies.

Thank dsprentall
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The area is filled with beautiful plants, flowers, a rock waterfall, a huge variety of betterflies and metal butterfly benches to sit on. My husband and I visited once went outside for a short time and went back in for a second time. There was...More

Thank RockyShoal
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My baby boy is generally afraid of bugs. So, I brought him in here because who doesn’t think butterflies are beautiful?!? He still was scared but was able to calm and see the beauty in these wonderful butterflies

Thank Winter J
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Was wonderful to get to see all the different types of butterflies. Got to spend as long as needed to get lovely photos

Thank tisons384
Reviewed 6 June 2018

First time at the butterfly house and what a cool experience! You get to see the butterflies hatching and several preserved before heading in. They have a butterfly guide sheet so you can identify each butterfly species. Very neat to see them all flying around...More

Thank April E
Reviewed 1 May 2018

I LOVED SEEING ALL THE BUTTERFLYS!!!I could have spent all day watching and taking pictures of the beautiful rare looking butterflies!

Thank Louise W
Reviewed 12 November 2017

First time at a butterfly conservatory, so I don't have anything to compare this to - but I was impressed! We stopped here on our carriage tour, and at first, we weren't sure if it was worth the admission price. We decided to go for...More

Thank KristinOnTheGo
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
BlueKat2016
20 September 2017|
Answer
Response from JohnandPam | Reviewed this property |
The butterflies are flying and landing on everything including people (and maybe your dog.)They visually inspect you before you leave the "great house" to make sure there isn't a butterfly on you. You and the people running... More
0
Votes
Sharon S
21 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from aomonet | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry that I am unaware of the times of operation. I recommend contacting them for specific dates of availability.
0
Votes