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[Korea] Butterfly Zone Opens in Seoul

  • Date12/06/2012
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Photo Credit: Seoul Metropolitan Government Parks & Landscape Management Office

A special zone for viewing butterflies and other insects has been set up inside the Insect Garden of Seoul Forest.

The Butterfly Experience Zone, open to the public free of charge, showcases rare butterfly species, along with thousands of imagoes, caterpillars, and also plants that butterflies feed on. The facility is scheduled to run until April 30, 2013.

Moreover, a special exhibition featuring winter survival of insects including butterflies, beetles and praying mantis will also take place during the month of December.

More info

< Seoul Forest ‘Butterfly Experience Hall' >
☞ Venue: Insect Garden 2F in Seoul Forest (Seongdong-gu Seoul)
☞ Period: November 1, 2012 – April 30, 2013 ※ Closed on Mondays
☞ Admission: Free
☞ Homepage: (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
☞ Inquiries: +82-2-460-2905 (Korean, English, Japanese)
☞ 1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Seoul Metropolitan Government Parks & Landscape Management Office