Frequently Asked Questions

What are your days and hours of operation?
We’re open 7 days a week from 10:30AM to 3PM. We’re closed on the following holidays: Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Is there a place to park a car?
Yes, there’s a free parking lot in front of the main entrance to the ranch.

Am I allowed to bring food and drinks into the sanctuary?

Unfortunately, due to federal regulations, food or drinks are not allowed inside the sanctuary. Exceptions are: bottled water and baby food and formula. Ice chests and coolers are not allowed inside of the sanctuary or on the ranch grounds.

Can I bring my pet with me?
Unfortunately, due to state and federal regulations, your furry friends are not allowed inside sanctuary, however, you’re welcome to bring your pets to the ranch area.
*Service animals are allowed inside the sanctuary under the direct care of their owner. Mariposario Jardín Mágico asks that all guests with service animals check in at the entrance booth for a checkin process.

Do you offer tours?
Yes, please check our availability of tours listed in the VISIT section.

Are you handicap accessible?
Yes, all butterfly sanctuary areas are handicap accessible, as well as the bathrooms and restaurant area. We have a variety of options to assist you and your family.

What should I bring with me?
We strongly suggest bringing with you sunscreen, insect repellent, hat/cap, comfortable sport shoes, sunglasses, camera, hand sanitizer, tissues/napkins, cash for gratuities, and a happy mindset.


Are there volunteer opportunities with the Mariposario Jardín Mágico?
Please check our Social Medias for updates on any available volunteer opportunities.

Do you accept charitable or inkind donations?
We welcome any potted flowers and plant donations. We also welcome and sincerely appreciate any donations to our scientific research, community outreach and educational programs. Should you like to make a donation, please click on the DONATE button on top of the page.

What are the admission prices to your sanctuary?
Please check the prices of admission tickets and tours available listed in the VISIT section.