About the Show

The 2018 Butterfly Show "The Butterflies of Madagascar" (March 24 - June 17) celebrates the exotic biomes of this unique African country. Giant Baobab trees, remarkable stone forests, and illustrious lemurs of Madagascar set the stage for the thousand s of bright, beautiful butterflies flying amidst the striking collection of fiery orange bidens, vivid red celosia, purple salvia, and punches of lime green ipomoea! Help us celebrate the vibrant life of Madagascar, the "Island of Rainbows." Madagascar is located off the south east coast of Africa and has been called an "Island of Rainbows." Imagine you are traveling to Madagascar by walking through Krohn! The different horticultural exhibit areas in Krohn reflect the different Madagascar landforms, climate, and flora / fauna. Follow icons on the map and find the butterflies fluttering around the showroom .


In addition to the butterfly display, we invite everyone to enjoy the beauty of our rainforest under glass. The mist system in the Palm House will provide a unique cloud forest experience. Find all ten "Did You Know signs" in the other areas of Krohn and come to the Visitors Center to claim your prize.
Krohn showcases an amazing variety of more than 3,500 plant species from around the world, including desert plants, tropicals, bonsai trees, rare orchids, carnivorous plants, and exotic fruit trees,

Monday through Sunday
10am – 5pm
*Special event hours listed separately

Adults $7
Youth $4 (5-17 years)
(4 and under free)

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