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Slightly disconcerted to find no signs to the Insectarium when we entered this tiny village, and we wondered whether it had closed, but no! It was a lovely place to spend a morning with our 8, 9 and 11 year olds (though we parents enjoyed...More
We visited on a slightly cooler summer day. The place is fascinating and the owners are welcoming and keen to share their knowledge. For example, showing how a scorpion glows under UV light or how old queen ants can live (20 years apparently). The butterfly...More
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sophie2310, Gérant at Insectarium de Lizio, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018
This is a real gem. Beautifully laid out, informative displays with loads of well cared for exhibits and friendly, knowledgeable staff. Kids loved it and adults found it really interesting too. Beautiful butterfly garden attached and places to picnic.
Fabulous place. We visited here with friends and their daughter. Wow what a collection there was. The place is not overly big but they had insects and bugs of all kinds and literally dozens and dozens of them. From beetles to lizards, moths to butterflies,...More
Having holidayed in lizio and driven past the insectarium for years, a rainy day with a 21 month old seemed like the perfect excuse to venture in.... And what a treat, resulting gasps of 'wow' and imitating the lizards flicking tongue as well as cries...More