AboutEncounter the exotic and discover a wild family day out! Meet Meerkats, owls, snakes and other amazing animals during unforgettable Animal Encounters throughout the day. Free-flying Bird Displays take place daily, featuring spectacular birds of prey, parrots and more!
Explore the indoor rainforest; home to butterflies, birds, bats, crocodiles and creepy-crawlies from around the world and meet and feed the friendly residents of the Farm Barn. Discover the charismatic primates of Lemur Heights, a state of the art walk-through enclosure; and meet the inquisitive residents of Otter Springs.
Pre-booked group and School visits are welcome and VIP Experience Days and Animal Adoptions are available to purchase, as well as popular Birthday Parties which include a guided tour and disco!
The Realm of Camelot adventure playground and outdoor play area and indoor Activity and Craft Centre will entertain children in all weathers, and popular themed events take place at the centre during School Holidays.
Facilities include a Picnic Room, Jungle Gift Shop and a modern Butterfly Café, serving freshly prepared hot and cold food and homemade cakes.
Encounter the exotic and discover a wild family day out! Meet Meerkats, owls, snakes and other amazing animals during unforgettable Animal Encounters throughout the day.
Pre-book only, from £8 per person, minimum 15 to qualify for group rate.
Free coach and mini bus parking on site.
- Regional Tourist Board Member
Booking & Payment Details
- Credit cards accepted (no fee)
- Accepts groups
- Coach parties accepted
- Gift shop
- Public toilets
- Telephone (public)
- Baby changing facilities
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments
- Free Parking
- Coach parking - Free Onsite
- Education/study area
- Facilities for groups
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
* Please see www.butterflyhouse.co.uk for current opening times.
Map & Directions
Leave M1 motorway at junction 31 and take A57 (signposted Worksop). Follow road, passing Red Lion pub on right. Turn left at 2nd set of traffic lights (B6060, signposted Dinnington). Follow road and, at brow of hill turn right just before The Cutler pub and carry on along Woodsetts Road. The Butterfly House is approx ½ mile out of village of North Anston on left side of road. Ample free car parking right outside the entrance.
Exit A1 taking A57 (signposted Worksop), 5 miles beyond Worksop turn right onto B6060 (signposted Dinnington), then follow route from North/South.
Follow A57 from Sheffield to junction with M1 motorway (31). At roundabout take 2nd exit (A57) towards Worksop then follow route from North/South.
Accessible by Public Transport: Kiveton Park station is 3 miles away.