You’ll Want To Plan A Day Trip To Iowa’s Magical Butterfly House

One of the most amazing places to see hundreds of exotic butterflies in Iowa is located inside a 17-acre botanical center in Ames. Reiman Gardens is open year-round. With both indoor and expansive outdoor spaces, it’s an ideal place to spend the day.

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Have you seen the butterfly house at Reiman Gardens? Where is your favorite place to enjoy gardens and nature in Iowa?