Buildings of Distinction - The Butterfly House

Buildings of Distinction - The Butterfly House

Mar, 14 2024

Once upon a time this building stood erect as an Edwardian palm house. Now it is home to Attenborough dreams come true for exotic butterflies and birds.

The Butterfly House at Williamson Park in Lancaster is a magical entrance into the smaller creatures of this world. You will be amazed about what you can see in this hidden gem of a building in the North West of England.

Take a look at this brief video in anticipation of your arrival -

As you walk through the building you will be captivated by the wonderful wildlife floating around in the air and on the ground.

Information boards and knowledgeable staff can teach you everything you need to know about a butterfly.

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The Butterfly House is a magical wonderland for all ages who appreciate the very beauty of nature. The building itself is grand and has glass panels all around it. It can get especially hot in the warmer months of the year.

Following your walk through the house you can find refreshments in the café or you may wish to buy a souvenir from the shop.

The Butterfly House is open all year round except during the festive season. You may wish to book a guided tour which are extremely popular for school trips as children learn about these amazing creatures.

You may also wish to meet the keeper which is an ideal opportunity to discover more about the animals that live here. This is open to all especially young children.

The Butterfly House is set in the picturesque location of Williamson Park in Lancaster. Away from the busy hubbub of the town centre and is a great escapism to journey into the wonderful world of wildlife.

^Alex Ashworth CCG UK Blogger