Spring at Meijer Gardens Butterfly Exhibit

Throughout the months of March and April, the Butterflies Are Blooming exhibit is a must-see spring spectacular for all Michiganders.

Wear Bright Colors to Attract Butterflies

Butterflies tend to be more attracted to bright colors, so dressing vibrantly may increase your butterfly appeal.

Flower Power Theme

No matter how many times you’ve visited the butterflies at Meijer Gardens, there is always a new unique seasonal display to enjoy.

Experience the Life Cycle of a Butterfly

From egg to caterpillar to chrysalis to mature butterfly, you can observe the fascinating stages in the life cycle of a butterfly at Meijer Gardens.

You’ll find helpful signs by clusters of milkweed that say “Look for monarch caterpillars here.”  We found some hungry caterpillars right underneath a sign.

The Caterpillar Room

With over 7,000 butterflies from 60 different species, it is a magical experience to wander along the cobblestone path with butterflies fluttering all around.

Stroll Through a Tropical Butterfly Garden

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