Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming
March 1 – April 30, 2018
Spring is almost here! One of West Michigan's greatest features is Frederik Meijer Gardens. Get out and enjoy the beautiful butterflies March 1-April 30!
The annual Fred & Dorothy Fichter Butterflies Are Blooming exhibition at Meijer Gardens is the largest temporary tropical butterfly exhibition in the nation. Tropical butterflies from around the world fly freely in the Tropical Conservatory every March and April.
Throughout the exhibition, there is special educational programming and the Lena Meijer Children’s Garden offers butterfly-themed activities.
Sometimes butterflies may even land on you! Let them be and enjoy the rare close encounter. But be careful they don’t hitch a ride with you as you exit the conservatory!
7,000 Tropical Butterflies!
50 Different Species!
85 Degree Temperature!