The Beech Creek Butterfly House, located at Beech Creek Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve, opened again for the season on July 5, 2011. The Butterfly House is one of Stark County's best kept secrets and with an admission fee of only $2.00 per person (ages 5+), it makes for an affordable day of family fun.
New this year at Beech Creek is the opening of the Visitor Center. At the Visitors Center you can purchase tickets the Butterfly House, peruse the Nature Store, and explore the Resource Library containing books relating to their mission of education regarding the environment. It also features a beautiful observation deck where you can sit and reflect as you watch the birds and nature around you.
In addition to discovering the beautiful butterflies, you'll want to check out the Amazing Garden. The Amazing Garden includes a train garden and many hands on exhibits for learning. There is no charge for the Amazing Garden.
Find out more about Beech Creek Botanical Garden & Nature Preserve, the Butterfly House, and Amazing Garden at www.bcbgarden.org. You can also read a review by local blogger, Jennifer Carroll, at www.Ohio-Writer.com. The hours for the Butterfly House, Amazing Garden and Visitor Center are Monday - Saturday from 10am to 4pm and Sunday from 12 to 5pm. Beech Creek is located at 11929 Beech St NE, Alliance, 44601.
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