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Bunking with the Butterflies

Bunking with the Butterflies participants

Spend an unforgettable night at the Nature Museum! Meet live animals and participate in nature and science inspired activities during this memorable event.

Participants will sleep within select exhibits, make memories with friends and family, and, of course, enjoy the wonder of the Judy Istock Butterfly Haven

Nature Museum overnights are a shared learning experience for youth and their chaperones facilitated by Museum Educators. A light snack and a continental breakfast will be provided for all Bunking with the Butterflies participants. See below for information on our upcoming Scouts Overnight and our custom Bunking with the Butterflies overnight experiences options. Or explore all the reasons why families love Bunking with the Butterflies.

Please email for additional information.

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“This was the most organized event we have gone to. The leaders were amazing! So professional, knowledgeable, and fantastic with the girls. I would HIGHLY recommend this overnight to everyone! We loved all the activities and games, a great mix! Thank you so much.” - Bunking with the Butterflies Chaperone

“(What I liked best about the overnight was) spending the night with friends and doing so many fun activities!” -Bunking with the Butterflies Youth Participant

“We did lots of fun activities that have to do with nature.” - Bunking with the Butterflies Youth Participant

Scout Overnights

Boy Scouts in workshop

Save the date! Join other scouts in making the Museum your home for the night during one of our upcoming Scout Overnights. Check back soon for registration details.

Friday, October 11 - Saturday, October 12, 2019

Friday, February 7 - Saturday, February 8, 2020

“Safe, clean, interactive, GREAT instructors, plenty of opportunity to work together with our children…great snack/breakfast choice, terrific agenda.”

Bunking with the Butterflies Chaperone

Custom Bunking with the Butterflies Experience

Girls and Museum Educator interacting with snake

Book a private Bunking with the Butterflies overnight for your scout, school, community organization, or family group!

$60 per participant; option of including pizza dinner for $70 per participant

Custom overnights are available for families and groups of 40 or more people with a ratio of one adult to five children.

For additional information, or to inquire about planning a custom private overnight for a group of 40 or more people, please complete the inquiry form by clicking on the button below.

Custom Bunking with the Butterflies Inquiry Form 

“The activities were engaging, educational and age appropriate.”
- Bunking with the Butterflies Chaperone

“The instructors were outstanding, made the trip even more memorable. Very organized.”
- Bunking with the Butterflies Chaperone

Interested in booking a Scout Workshop? Click the button below to learn more.

Scout Workshops

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