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when: Apr 26, 2017 - Sep 17, 2017 at 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
where: Wheaton, Brookside Gardens, 1500 Glenallan Ave., Washington, D.C., Md
cost: $8 ages 13+; $5 ages 3-12; Free ages 0-2
As you enter the South Conservatory, you are surrounded by hundreds of brilliant live butterflies from North America, Costa Rica, Africa and Asia soaring among colorful flowers and going about their business of drinking nectar and looking for others of their kind. You will learn about butterflies’ amazing metamorphosis, the important role they play in healthy ecosystems, and how to ensure these beautiful insects thrive in your own garden.