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Secret World of Butterflies

09 Jun 2018 - 17 Feb 2019

  • Evenus coronata, AMNZ136165, © Auckland Museum CC BY

Saturday 9 June 2018, 10.00am - Sunday 17 February 2019, 5.00pm

Open daily 10am-5pm


Auckland Museum, Auckland Domain, Parnell, Auckland

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Sainsbury Horrocks Gallery


Enjoy a kaleidoscope of colours and patterns at Auckland Museum's butterfly exhibition.

Secret World of Butterflies features thousands of butterflies from the Shannon Collection, on display for the first time.

Be amazed by these stunning insects in this family-friendly exhibition that reveals unbelievable butterfly facts and is packed full of interactive activities.

Zoom in on nature’s designs or create your own butterfly and unleash it into a magical digital garden.