Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

Free Entry with The Sightseeing Pass - SAVE $23.97

Available with: FLEX Pass, Day Pass

Normal Entry Price: Adult $23.97 | Child $18.75

Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

Yes, you can eat a bug at Audubon Insectarium, but there is so much more to this incredible world of insects!

Find out how the most extensive biomass on the planet influences everything we do. This colorful and exciting museum, located on Canal Street in one of the most historic buildings in New Orleans, promises to entertain as it teaches. Visitors love the free-flying butterflies and the unique gift shops!

The Asian inspired Butterflies in Flight garden offers hundreds of butterflies in a spectacular free flight environment. Insects of New Orleans and the Louisiana Swamp immerse you in our local atmosphere and you can find the fastest, biggest and most impressive insects in the Hall of Fame!

Audubon Butterfly Garden with The Sightseeing Pass

  • Please note: the Butterfly Garden and Insectarium is located in a Federal building and visitors must pass through security to enter.
  • Approximate visit time: 1 ½ hours

What You Get

Sightseeing Pass grants you entrance to the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

Hours & Admission


Tuesday - Sunday, Spring and Summer Mondays and some Holiday Mondays. Open 10am - 4:30pm.

Mardi Gras Day-Closed, Thanksgiving Day-Closed, Christmas Day-Closed

How To Redeem

Please present this voucher to the ticket counter at 423 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130 to receive your admission ticket. No cash value. No refunds or exchanges. Not valid for admission to any special events at any Audubon facility. Located in a Federal building, visitors must be screened by security.

Getting There

Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

423 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130


    Hop-on Hop-off Tour Stops

    • Hop-On Hop-Off City Tour - Stop 6 (CANAL STREET - 500 Canal St.)

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