School Tours

Bring the world of entomology to life for students of all ages!

Our exciting and educational exhibits are filled with an amazing assortment of arthropods, including tarantulas, scorpions, and praying mantids! Not to mention a 7,000 square foot butterfly pavilion filled with tropical plants and a ferrofluid fountain, practically guaranteed to pique the interest of even the most science-averse students.

What to expect:  

Each tour incorporates current science curriculum and age-appropriate science standards. Our knowledgeable tour guides lead your students into the wild world of arthropods, engaging them in hands-on activities and captivating them with the amazing array of insects in our museum.


The educational experience will be a minimum of two hours and includes the following.

-60 minutes in the museum

-30 minutes in the butterfly pavilion

-30 minutes in the classroom

Tours can be booked Monday – Sunday at:

  • 8 AM
  • 10 AM
  • 12 PM
  • 2 PM

General Admission – $11.95

Child admission (3-14) – $9.95

Seniors, Students, Teachers, Police, Fire, & Military (with ID) – $9.95

Tour Rate (15 or more, with reservation) – $9

Children under two – Free!

Philly Insectarium & Butterfly Pavilion

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