Plan Your Visit

Seasonal Festivals

Purdy Butterfly House
Sunday May 1, 2016 - Friday September 30, 2016

This beautiful, soaring 9000 sq. ft. natural stone and steel beam structure overlooking the entrance pond is home to thousands of native butterflies, tadpoles, frogs, button quail, turtles and other critters. Waterfall, ponds, streams, lush vegetation and flowering plants invite visitors to experience this varied and colorful collection of flora and fauna.

The Purdy Butterfly House is open May through September annually.

Garden admission fees include entry into the Purdy Butterfly House.

Appropriate for all ages

Discover amazing things through fun, hands-on activities in the  Anderson Education Center, Purdy Butterfly House!


Summer fun every Wednesday afternoon, 12 to 1.