The Springs Preserve Butterfly Habitat is open for the fall season Oct. 1 through Nov. 22, 2021. And thanks to the Springs Preserve foundation, there will be no extra charge this season to visit the Butterfly Habitat. Go see these beautiful butterflies today!
You will need to pay admission to the Springs Preserve to access the Butterfly Habitat. Please check the website soon for all of their upcoming events, and to make a reservation.
Please note, new safety measures have been established to keep our visitors and staff safe during this period of re-opening. These will include:
- Limited visitor capacity. All members must reserve a free, timed ticket in advance. The online reservation system will be available on SpringsPreserve.org. No walk up ticket purchases allowed.
- Indoor galleries are temporarily closed. Some additional areas, including the Gift Shop, Nature Exchange and playground, will also remain temporarily closed.
- Social distance of 6 feet is required.
- Hand sanitizing stations are located throughout the property.
- High-touch surfaces, including restrooms, are being disinfected throughout the day.
Updated 2021 hours are below:
Springs Preserve (Outdoor Natural Areas)
Friday-Monday, 9 am to 4pm (members get in at 8am)
Friday- Sunday 10am-3pm
Nevada State Museum (open to Members only)
Friday- Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Springs Preserve is a 180-acre cultural institution designed to commemorate Las Vegas’ dynamic history and to provide a vision for a sustainable future. The Preserve features museums, galleries, outdoor concerts and events, colorful botanical gardens and an interpretive trail system that meanders through a scenic wetland habitat.
The Springs Preserve are now offering a new Nature and Learning tour series and Pop-up Science demonstrations throughout the day.
Nature and Learning Tours
Friday-Monday, 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Included with timed-entry admission ticket)
The Springs Preserve is excited to announce a new Nature and Learning tour series, presented by expert staff. Topics include desert gardening and plants, sustainable architecture, and local history and archaeology. Due to social distancing requirements, each tour will be limited to 10 guests. Tour schedule subject to change. Please confirm daily availability, times and topics on-site. Remember to wear comfortable walking shoes; bring water, sunscreen, hats and sunglasses.
Pop-Up Science Demonstrations
Friday-Monday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Included with timed-entry admission ticket.)
Learn more about the Springs Preserve and the world around us with free and fun activities with our educational experts! Experience story times, experiments, games, scavenger hunts and more daily. Please confirm daily availability, times and topics on-site.
*The Botanical Garden is now open.
Check out their FREE online class: The Basics of a Water Smart Landscape. Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021, 1-2:30pm. Whether you’re making a few water-efficient tweaks to your landscape or starting a full remodel or grass conversion, we can help. You’ll learn about landscape design, plants and the key components to have a successful landscape in the Las Vegas Valley climate. Registration is required and classes fill up quickly so don’t delay!
Be sure to check their calendar events page and their Facebook page often for new fun and exciting things to come at the Springs Preserve. At this time, there aren’t any large events scheduled as they re-open to the public. Tickets must be reserved online, in advance for a specific time slot. There will be no ticket sales on site. Tickets to the Springs Preserve are currently $2.50 for children and $5 for visitor Adults. Children 2 and under are always free.
If you frequent the Springs Preserve, membership would be a great savings. Memberships start at just $30 for an individual and $60 for a family. All members enjoy:
- Year-round Springs Preserve AND Nevada State Museum access
- Discounts on activities and in the Divine Cafe and Gift Shop
- Exclusive member previews and events
- American Horticulture Society Reciprocal Admissions Program(Opens another site in new window) discounts to 300+ gardens nationwide
(Photos courtesy www.springspreserve.org)
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