Tue - Sun | 10am - 5pm
Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium is located in the U.S. Custom House; a Federal building. Please click here for important entry guidelines and restrictions.
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It's an adventure in eating! Insects are an important source of protein in many cultures and a culinary delight if cooked correctly. Grab a seat and watch our amazing chefs incorporate bugs into their dishes—and sample some of their exotic creations at Bug Appétit.
Bug Appétit closes every day from noon to 1:30pm as we prepare for the afternoon cooking shows!
Watch an Arthropod Throwdown at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, as GWE challenges GW Fins in a webisode of The Real Wild Animals of New Orleans:
Insectarium Visitor Info
Tue - Sun | 10am - 5pm
Our best value! Visit Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy Giant Screen Theater and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium for one low price. The Audubon Experience package includes one visit to each facility. Audubon Experience packages are valid for 30 consecutive days starting with your first visit. The Theater ticket is valid for one movie on first-come, first-served availability. Tickets may be purchased in advance and used the day of your visit. All Audubon attractions are open Monday through Sunday.
$16.95 Adult Admission
$11.95 Child (2 -12) Admission
$13.95 Senior (65+) Admission
Free for Audubon Members
Discounted admission for youth groups of 10 or more and group lunches for 20 or more. Exciting, educational and entertaining trips at economical rates are available with advance reservations at the Zoo, Aquarium, Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and IMAX®. To make your reservations or for more information please read more online, or call us at (504) 581-4629 or 1-800-774-7394, Monday through Friday from 10am to 4pm.
Visit often with a full year of free admission to Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium! Plus, Audubon Members save with $5 admission tickets to Entergy Giant Screen Theater, while enjoying many other valuable perks. We encourage you to do the math, and compare single ticket prices to Membership. Depending on how often you plan to visit, Audubon Membership is the best entertainment value in town!