Tom Allen Memorial Butterfly House

Tom Allen Memorial Butterfly House

Zebra Longwing Butterfly

The Tom Allen Butterfly House at Rotary Park is one of the premier attractions in Cape Coral. The Butterfly House is home to many native Florida butterfly species, including the Florida State Butterfly, the Zebra Longwing. 

Notice: Due to COVID-19, tours of the Butterfly House have been suspended. We are conducting tours of the Butterfly Garden every  Friday, and Saturday at 10:30. Masks are required. Please call (239) 549-4606 for additional information.

CCFW offers free Butterfly House tours every Monday, Friday, and Saturday at 10:30 to 12:00. The tour guides explain the different butterflies and their caterpillars and host plants. Donations are gratefully accepted and are used to purchase more plants for the hungry caterpillars. Please call Rotary Park about tour information at (239) 549-4606.

To see photos of some of the Butterflies that can be seen in Cape Coral, click [Here]

 To establish a butterfly garden in your own backyard visit the

North American Butterfly Association (NABA) website,

and to learn what butterflies are found in Southwest Florida, visit the NABA local chapter‘s website.