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Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium and its collection

Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium
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Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium is an insectarium and entomology museum in New Orleans , Louisiana , United States. With more than 50 live exhibits and numerous multimedia elements, the 23,000-square-foot (2,100 m ) facility is the largest free-standing American museum dedicated to insects. The Butterfly Garden and Insectarium opened on June 13, 2008. In 2009, it was awarded the Thea Award for Outstanding Achievement in a Science Center. Part of the Audubon Nature Institute complex, it is located on the first floor of the U.S. Custom House Federal Building . In September 2020, the Audubon Nature Institute announced the permanent closure of the Insectarium, owing to revenue shortages caused by the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States . Some of the Insectarium's exhibits will be relocated to space within the Aquarium of the Americas .

ENAudubon Insectarium

Nature & Natural History  Nature & Natural History

Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium
1 Canal St
LA 70130 New Orleans
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Opening hours

AUDUBON BUTTERFLY GARDEN AND INSECTARIUM IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED & MOVING

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AUDUBON BUTTERFLY GARDEN AND INSECTARIUM IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED & MOVING

Facilities

Wheelchair accessible

Location & Map

1 Canal St, New Orleans

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