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The Original Mackinac Island Butterfly House & Insect World
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Millbrook, Illinois
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7 reviews
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“Oustanding”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2013

So much fun to look at all the different Butterflys and have them lite on your hand. Just gorgeous. Gift shop is cute.

Visited August 2013
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Saint Clair, Michigan
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7 reviews
“Best butterfly house on the island!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2013

A must visit when on the island! We always make time to visit the Mackinac Island Butterfly House when on the island. So peaceful, and educational for the children. Be sure to check your hair and clothes for hitchhikers when leaving!

Visited August 2013
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Taunton, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2013

Loved this attraction. Calm quiet, pretty butterflies.
It would have been nice to have had more information on the species.

Visited September 2013
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2013 via mobile

The butterflys were beautiful and gave rise to nice picture opportunities and recordings. They were patient workers too for my young grandson stepped and killed on a butterfly he was two, they said it was alright and were very patient and kind handled with dignity. The house is small but they're beautiful and worth the small amt. they charge its worth making a stop on your carriage tour.

Visited August 2013
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Lapeer, Michigan
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34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Don't miss the Butterfly House!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2013

Spent at least an hour here enjoying the gorgeous butterflies! I was here in May with my grandson and he loved this place!!

Visited June 2013
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