Butterfly Houses

What is Papilonia
Dívka s motýlem
The most beautiful butterflies of the world

Hundreds of exotic butterflies will flit about you, and you can observe them up close. You will not find any barriers between guests and the butterflies here.

Will one land on you?
Dosedne na vás
Get ready

Do you want to increase your chances of having one of these “flying gems” choose your shoulder for landing and a short rest? Use a fruity perfume. You can also pique the butterflies’ curiosity by wearing a yellow or red shirt.

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A memory to last a lifetime
Focení s motýly
Photographs allowed

Taking photographs here is not limited in any way nor does it cost any fees. So always have your camera ready to ensure that you document your close encounters with these most beautiful products of nature.

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Wingspans of up to 20 cm
Velcí motýli s rozpětím až 20cm
Dozens of exotic species

And look - the largest of them have wingspans the length of a soup spoon! The types of species change throughout the year. Therefore, if you visit us in a different season, you will see butterflies that you could not have seen before.

The exotic tropics at the tips of your fingers
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A tropical climate

You will see butterflies that live in the rainforests of the Amazon basin to Mexico, sub-Saharan Africa, to the Philippines, Thailand, and Malaysia. In Papilonia, you will feel like you are on an exotic holiday, because there is a hot temperature and air humidity here.

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The miracle of birth (of butterflies)
Motýl se právě líhne z kukly
A wonder of nature

See the hatching of butterflies from cocoons with your own eyes and witness the first flight of their lives. Observe the metamorphosis of the caterpillar into a butterfly, that is, the process that is rightfully considered to be a wonder of nature.

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Discover the world in which Alice was lost

The butterfly house where Alice from Wonderland was lost 

Enter a fairytale world where hundreds of the world's most beautiful butterflies with wingspans of up to 20 cm will fly around you. This is an interactive exhibition with direct contact between visitors and butterflies. Don't forget to bring your camera so you don't miss the moment when one of the present "flying gems" flies on your shoulder. And trust us, you'll feel like a veritable Alice in Wonderland as you observe exotic butterflies native from the Amazon to Thailand.
The unique Papilonia Bratislava is part of the Wonderlands complex in the centre of Bratislava, where you can also enjoy the services of a café with sweet desserts and original drinks




Ticket prices
3 - 15 years
16+ years
9.50 EUR
2 adults + up to three children
21.50 EUR

Discount 10% for groups of 10 persons or more
Discount 10% discount for everyone if you buy tickets online
Reduced admission: disabled, seniors, students 
Discounts cannot be combined with each other.

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Ventúrska 277/16
811 01 Bratislava

Opening hours
Open today
02. 07. 2024, 10:00 - 19:00
Opening hours
01. 01. - 31. 12.
Monday - Sunday
10:00 - 19:00
24. 12.

Discover the lives of butterflies

Papilonia is a world where you can discover the beauty of butterflies, the miracle of their births, as well as their fascinating multi-coloured life.