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Butterfly & Fountain World - opening times, prices & tickets

Butterfly World Isle of Wight

Visit Butterfly World to see hundreds of butterflies flying freely in a natural environment!
One of the Island's leading tourist attractions, you have the opportunity to learn more about our butterflies, visit the Italian & Japanese gardens, koi ponds, fountains, jumping jets, cafe, Medina garden centre and more!

About Butterfly & Fountain World

How to buy individual tickets

SAVE 33% on admission tickets to Butterfly & Fountain World with any Red Funnel vehicle or ferry foot passenger journey to the Island - now that's something to shout about! 

Step 1: Check the opening times on the tab below. the operating times for some attractions may vary.

Step 2: Select the number of tickets required.

Step 3: Enter a rough date of your visit (tickets are valid + / - 7 days of the date entered.

Step 4: Click the red [Add] button to add your tickets to the basket. Please read the Tickets/T&C's tab below before submitting your order by clicking on Check Out and Pay.

Step 5: If you don't already have a ferry or accommodation booking in the basket you can add these later.

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16-59 yrs
4-15 yrs
60 yrs +
2 adults + 2 children
2 adults + 3 children
Butterfly World Isle of Wight

Butterfly & Fountain World is open from 1 April - 31 October 2017 between 10.00am - 4.30pm 7 days a week.

Last admission is 30 minutes before closing.

Collecting admission tickets

  • Vehicle customers: simply present your "Confirmation/eTicket" on arrival at check-in and your attraction ticket(s) will be printed there and then.
  • Foot passengers: please go to the ticket office on arrival and your attraction ticket(s) will be printed on presentation of your "Confirmation/eTicket"

What to give the attraction

Just hand your credit card size ticket(s) to the attraction to gain entry. Tickets are valid for 7 days either side of the date you entered when adding the attraction to your basket. Package tickets are valid on the day of travel only.

Terms & Conditions

Attraction admission tickets can only be purchased in conjunction with a booking for a vehicle or foot passenger(s) on Red Funnel´s Southampton/East Cowes route. Attraction tickets are non-refundable and must be used 7 days either side of the date entered. Additional charges (payable on admission) may apply to access special events and certain rides or activities. Standard terms and conditions of entry apply; please refer to the attraction for details.

Offer valid for a day return vehicle ferry crossing from Southampton to East Cowes for a car and up to 4 / 5 people plus family admission to a participating attraction (family ticket composition varies across attractions, standard admission rates apply for additional passengers) when booked together via a qualifying Red Funnel package deal. Valid for private cars up to 2m in height and 6m in length. Offer valid from 19th March to 30th April 2016, excluding 25th March and 28th March. Valid for outward travel up to and including 10am from Southampton and return travel anytime from 4.30pm from East Cowes. Check individual packages for specific attraction opening dates and times. You must produce your eticket when checking in for your outward departure where you will be issued with your attraction entry tickets. Any amendments to travel will incur a £5 amendment charge and must meet the validity requirements of this package. Package offers are non-refundable. New bookings only. Conditions of carriage apply. Subject to availability. Not to be used in conjunction with any other offer. Red Funnel reserve the right to withdraw or amend this offer at anytime.

Butterfly World Address: Staplers Road, Wootton, Isle of Wight, PO33 4RW. Tel. 01983 883430. On site parking.
Get Directions from East Cowes (11 mins) & View Larger Map

2017 Standard Prices

 Ticket TypePrice 
Adult (16 - 59 yrs)£7.99
Child (4 - 15 yrs)£5.50
Senior (60yrs +)£6.99
Family or 4 (2 adults + 2 children)£22.99
Family or 5 (2 adults + 3 children)£25.99

Red Funnel 2017 discounted prices

 Type 1 Apr - 21 Jul22 Jul - 31 Aug 1 Sep - 31 Oct
Family 2+2£15.33£18.39£15.33
Family 2+3£17.33£20.79£17.33

Reviews of Butterfly World

Grandson loved it and enjoyed the Carp
The whole family loved the visit. We went on a very rainy day so probably busier than normal but still enjoyable. We stayed an hour and a half although you could get round in half hour but we... more
good service friendly staff
Brilliant experience. Butterflies were very active. Flowed through to fountain & pond displays. 3 year old daughter thought the opportunity of feeding the Koi Carp was fantastic.
Have recommended... more
Lovely butterflies but not a very good site.
Excellent way to buy tickets through Red Funnel.
expensive entry fee, however enjoyable visit.

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