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Butterfly World

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Yarm Road | Preston Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
+44 1642 791414
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Brilliant

I have a phobia of butterflies and, despite visiting Preston Park many times, have always managed... read more

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Helen H
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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Brilliant visit

We visited while on way back home to Northumberland. My sister loves butterflies and I said I... read more

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WoodyJB
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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Yarm Road | Preston Park, Stockton-on-Tees TS18 3RH, England
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+44 1642 791414
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"beautiful butterflies"
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"preston park"
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"quail"
in 11 reviews
"butterflies flying"
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"meer cats"
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"different species"
in 10 reviews
"meerkat enclosure"
in 5 reviews
"small attraction"
in 4 reviews
"koi carp"
in 9 reviews
"butterfly area"
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"exotic plants"
in 4 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 15 reviews
"taking photos"
in 4 reviews
"lovely place"
in 13 reviews
"butterfly house"
in 9 reviews
"gift shop"
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"rainy day"
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Reviewed today

I have a phobia of butterflies and, despite visiting Preston Park many times, have always managed to worm my way out of visiting here. Last weekend we had the grandchildren with us so I just had to pull up my big girl pants and do...More

Thank Helen H
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Reviewed today

We visited while on way back home to Northumberland. My sister loves butterflies and I said I would take her. It's £4 admission for adults and well worth every penny. If you keep your receipt you can come and go all day. Entering g through...More

Thank WoodyJB
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An intended visit to take pictures of the Butterfly collection. Spent a couple of hours wondering around with the butterfies and one or two birds flying around. A successful visit giving some very good images of the butterflys and reptiles. This is a great place...More

Thank David R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Butterfly World with our three year old granddaughter, she and we were entranced, exotic butterflies in a colourful tropic environment, lovely experience. Quite humid so consider leaving off your coat! Staff very friendly and helpful.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

As I understand it, Butterfly World is the work of quite a small dedicated team. The work they have done here is quite amazing - from rescuing unwanted exotic animals to breeding rare species of butterfly and moth. the Koi carp are amazing and the...More

Thank Samantha K
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who doesn't love butterflies! This place is very deceiving from the outside as it literally looks like a large dirty greenhouse but on the inside is a tropical wonderland fill of beautiful trees and butterflies. There is also an area to see Meerkats and some...More

Thank Marie L
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kids absolutely loved it here, all different types of coloured butterflies gliding around the greenhouse, fantastic experience and reasonably priced.

Thank MMEOL
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A great day out entry price very reasonable it allowed you to go in and out as many times during the day as you wanted butterflies were brilliant .As it is located within Preston park it has a great play area ,cafe and Preston park...More

Thank malcolm t
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Butterfly world is a small attraction located inside Preston Park. The park itself contains a big play park for all ages, a woodland walk, a museum, cafe, parking including overflow parking and of course butterfly world. Outside of butterfly world the building looks rather small...More

Thank Jon S
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

On a wet and windy day we had planned to go to Saltholm Nature Reserve (also wonderful) but opted for the warmth of Butterfly World. What a great decision! We spent two hours marvelling at the whole set up..exotic plants, a huge variety of colourful...More

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MichelleW1981, Manager at Butterfly World, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind review, It was an absolute pleasure to talk to you both yesterday and we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit 😊 We do hope to see you again before our 27th Anniversary! Michelle 🦋

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hel830
25 May 2018|
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Response from MichelleW1981 | Property representative |
Yes it is fully wheelchair accessible 😊
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Kayla1267
3 May 2018|
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We are within the grounds of Preston Park, there is a children’s play area, cafe and museum in addition to Butterfly World. Thank you
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sunshinereviews
1 May 2018|
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Response from MichelleW1981 | Property representative |
Yes a 1 year old would be free of charge 😊
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