Monteserra Butterfly House is a tropical green house where hundreds of butterflies, the world most beautiful ones, fly around visitors. You can observe them at close range and discover their life cycle and how their habits are strictly linked to the natural environment. In the facility special exhibition rooms are devoted to the Silkworm and the Leaf-cutter ants.
The tropical garden is located inside Monte Serra Natural Park, a beautiful area with recreational facilities for families, school groups and tourists. Visitors can enjoy nature trails for trekking or mountain bike, use pic-nic areas with wooden tables and benches and relax aside the kids playground.
The Butterfly House is open on Sundays (except for Easter Day) from 10:00 to 16:00 (last entrance at 15:30). From Monday to Saturday it opens only in the morning by reservation.
The disabled are allowed to reach all the facilities in the park by car.
Dogs are admitted on a lead.
For information and reservations please contact the following numbers from Monday to Saturday:
- 095 78 90 768 (from 9:00 to 13:00);
- 347 04 15 868 (from 16:00 to 18:30).