The Largest Butterfly House In Connecticut Is A Magical Way To Spend An Afternoon

With summertime in full swing here in Connecticut, it’s tempting to spend your days at one of our wonderful shoreline beaches or at the nearest waterpark. But don’t discount some of the Nutmeg State’s amazing indoor attractions when you’re planning your next outing. Surround yourself with some of the most entrancing creatures on Earth with a visit to the Butterfly Encounter at the Connecticut Science Center.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

For a chance to see butterflies outdoors, take a trip to this 280-acre botanical garden where the colorful blooms attract many stunning butterflies.