Cockrell Butterfly Center at the Museum of Natural Science
The Cockrell Butterfly Center and Brown Hall of Entomology (both in Houston) provide entertainment and education for the whole family! Discover the wonderful world of insects, with fun, interactive games and quizzes, spectacular preserved specimens, and living examples of some of the world’s largest and weirdest arthropods. They also hold a semi-annual butterfly plant sale.

Moody Gardens
This Galveston-based educational and recreational nature resort hosts a year-round tropical butterfly exhibit in their rainforest pyramid. They are currently showing "Flight of the Butterflies 3D" in their theater.

River Bend Nature Center
Located in Wichita Falls, the nature center is home to the Ruby N. Priddy Butterfly and Nature Conservatory. This indoor nature center features more than 100 native species of plants, a butterfly nursery and butterflies in all stages of development.

San Antonio Zoo
Visitors are immersed in a lush butterfly habitat surrounded by hundreds of butterflies moving freely throughout the exhibit. As many as 20 different species of butterflies delight guests through intimate interaction.
Texas Discovery Gardens
Located at Fair Park in Dallas, the mission of Texas Discovery Gardens is to teach effective ways to restore, conserve and preserve nature in the urban environment, with a focus on gardening organically and sustainably. A butterfly garden and insectarium is located onsite.