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Schmetterlinghaus

Burggarten 1, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 5338570
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Nice but small

It is a nice place Good to visit and the kids enjoyed But it is small and the entrance fee doesn't... read more

Reviewed yesterday
yaki a
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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Butterfly house

Really nice addition to the day visiting the butterfly house- many beautiful butterfly's in a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Burggarten 1, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is a nice place Good to visit and the kids enjoyed But it is small and the entrance fee doesn't reflect this

Thank yaki a
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really nice addition to the day visiting the butterfly house- many beautiful butterfly's in a beautiful greenhouse. Fairly cheap but wouldn't say it's even a half-day attraction (I think it took us 45 minutes max). Nice way to get a break from historic sightseeing.

Thank EmilyCooper123s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The interior space made for a lovely time viewing butterflies in a natural setting. They have various species in all states including a larval cacoon area.

Thank Brian G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went through an incredibly lovely butterfly house in Vienna, but having visited ones in other parts of the world (Australia) it pales somewhat in comparison Not sure it is worth the price.

Thank Charles K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small glasshouse (like a mini Kew Garden one) kept humid where there are lots of free flying butterflies. There is a little staircase to take you higher up, where it is even hotter! Worth a 10 minute visit if you like butterflies.

Thank AnnieHiggins
Reviewed 12 July 2017

In the garden of the Vienna Burg, there is this wonderful Jugendstil house, where hundreds of butterflies are around.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

At €6.50 this is a bit pricey. However, there is a very nice garden with some beautiful flowers. Make sure you go upstairs. Not as many butterflies as other places i have been but a pleasant escape for 15/20 minutes.

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The butterfly house is at the left end of the greenhouse complex in the Burggarten. There is an entrance fee for the attraction. The house is designed to represent a natural habitat with living plants and water features. The butterflies are free flying and easy...More

Thank Ron P
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We walked through the Mozart Park and took a bit of a wrong turn and ended up in front of this great little treasure. Wow!! This is so great. It's an inexpensive pleasure. We enjoyed watching the butterflies flying all over the place (one landed...More

Thank truegrits1
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

From the outside, the glasshouse is beautiful and stepping through the plastic doors you feel you are entering another world. From the first step, you can see butterflies flying around, resting on plants and emerging from chrysalises. There is a bridge across the room and...More

Thank Beth E
Nearby
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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Ketaki D
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