Bear Mountain Butterfly Sanctuary
Experience the wonder of live butterflies and exotic frogs in Jim Thorpe's unique, seasonal, hands-on education center, featuring an indoor "Flutterarium.' Meet fascinating creatures like axolotls, turtles, glow fish and more. Learn, engage, interact! Wander through the Sanctuary, choose to watch a short video, enjoy a fascinating and fun educational program from the knowledgeable staff, create happy memories or create a craft to take home. Book a school, scout or other group slot or visit during regular public walk-in hours with no reservations needed. See the website for hours and events. A visit to the Sanctuary can be a metamorphosing experience! Family fun, rain or shine. Special programs and events in the new outdoor pavilion.
Dates of Availability and/or Hours of Operation:
Reservations not accepted, open until August 22: Thursday through Monday: 11am-5pm; Wednesday: 2-6pm. Limit of 50 visitors in the building at a time.