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Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory Key West

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Key West Butterfly and Nature Conservatory
1316 Duval Street
Key West
FL
33040
Tel: (305) 296-2988

Where are we going today?

Walk through a magical and inviting environment filled with hundred of the most beautiful winged creatures in nature. During your breathtaking journey you will experience an impressive collection of flowering plants, colorful birds, cascading waterfalls and trees that set the stage for the "flowers of the sky". Witness a variety of some 50 to 60 butterfly species from around the world, along with over 20 exotic bird species, all under a climate- controlled, glass enclosed habitat.
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Educational Programs and Group Tours are available with advance reservations..

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    This is a hidden jem in Key West. It is so beautiful! The butterflies are one of a kind the staff is great. I know ever time I come back to Key West I will be going back. Please please visit and donate to keep this beautiful place open.

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    During a previous visit to Key West, I bought a beautiful Butterfly Display Case from the gift shop... It was a wonderful experience- 5 STARS that day.
    TODAY... As soon as I walked in the door I saw a bracelet that I just fell in love with. As I was looking at it (I don't think I had even touched it, yet) an employee walked up and started moving the items away from where I was standing. I felt as though she thought I was going to steal it. I was literally only five feet into the shop; I went right back outside. She lost a sure sale plus whatever...Read More

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    As advertised, there are butterflies, birds, and nature. Soft, relaxing music plays in the background. It's my favorite thing we've done in Key West.

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    Affordable and moderate. Very well done.

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    Beautiful! My daughter who is 21 months loved it. Highly recommended for family with kids.

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by Karen Webster

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During a previous visit to Key West, I bought a beautiful Butterfly Display Case from the gift shop... It was a wonderful experience- 5 STARS that day.
TODAY... As soon as I walked in the door I saw a bracelet that I just fell in love with. As I was looking at it (I don't think I had even touched it, yet) an employee walked up and started moving the items away from where I was standing. I felt as though she thought I was going to steal it. I was literally only five feet into the shop; I went right back outside. She lost a sure sale plus whatever else I may have bought.
It is a lovely place but this experience left me a bit upset. I feel better after writing/venting about it while eating lunch!

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