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Butterfly Museum

East Khasi Hills District, Shillong 793001, India
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The butterfly museum is located within the premises of Bhanargatta National Park, on the outskirts... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Shalini A
an exhaustive collection

We happened to drop by this museums which is nestled in one of the prime residential areas. i had a... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2017
Sanchita S
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East Khasi Hills District, Shillong 793001, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The butterfly museum is located within the premises of Bhanargatta National Park, on the outskirts of Bangalore. It is a greenhouse type structure houses a variety of Butterflys. The ambiance in itself is beautiful and mesmerizing. It is a must visit place for anyone visiting...More

1  Thank Shalini A
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We happened to drop by this museums which is nestled in one of the prime residential areas. i had a friendly chat with the lady who owns it while appreciating her garden. The lady's father and brother had collected all the butterflies and insects which...More

1  Thank Sanchita S
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We had visited this private museum during our sightseeing in Shillong. It is located in a narrow by lane and we had to park our car some 100 m ahead and walk. The museum is on the ground floor of a bungalow and owner came...More

1  Thank Kaushik G
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Owner doesnt have courtesy how to treat tourists. We entered the museum inside as we couldnt find any reception. Owner came as soon as we entered and showed way outside without listening and talking. After sending us outside he then talked saying it is also...More

2  Thank Vinod M
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Here you will find the numerous butterfly show cased of local forest and this collection commenced round about a 100 years ago by actual person responsible. Now his ancestor who have no idea of treating visitors is looking after this museum. She is rude and...More

1  Thank Praveen1108
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We were very excited about visiting the museum but as soon as we went inside the compound, the lady there showed a very unwelcome and bossy attitude. She just cared about the money we had to pay and was not courteous at all. Though we...More

2  Thank missindian98
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The meuseun is very pretty because it has the collection of best butterfly you may have never seen really like the visit there.

Thank tamnf
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The collection of butterflies I this meuseum is very pretty. First time see a meuseum whichis concerned mainly on butterfly.

Thank asirf
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We had heard so much about the Butterfly Museum however the experience of visiting the place made it no less than a disgusting one. Upon arrival, the lady of the house walked out ( this museum is a private owner's, situated at the basement of...More

1  Thank Shayoni
Reviewed 8 March 2017

See entymology museum below. I may have gotten them mixed up. If it is in the lower floor of a private home then that's the one I am reviewing.

Thank Bruce R
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