Little Bugs at the Butterfly House in Faust Park. Monday dates have two sessions: 9:30am-10:30am & 11am-12pm; Tuesday dates, one session: 11am-12pm. Events are geared for ages 2 to 4 and feature a different invertebrate at each session. Children will enjoy story time, a snack, a take-home craft and exploring the native butterfly garden or Conservatory. See website for more information and to register.
The Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House, located in Faust Park, is an extension of the Missouri Botanical Garden. Visitors are able to walk through the Tropical Conservatory which houses more than a thousand free flight tropical butterflies of 60 species from around the world. The Conservatory is kept warm for a perfect butterfly habitat. Visitors should dress appropriately! An admission fee is charged. Hours are seasonal. (St. Louis City & County residents enjoy free admission on the first Tuesday of every month the first two hours of operation. Proof of residency is required.) Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Years Day.
Please check the website listed on each event to get the most up-to-date information.