Flight of the Butterflies

Flight of the Butterflies

Experience the beauty of the migration cycle of butterflies.

Digital Dome Theater
Additional Ticket Required
All ages
44 minutes

Migrate with Monarchs.

Discover the hideaway of these magnificent creatures, a secret that was unlocked after 40 years of research by Dr. Fred Urquhart. Immerse yourself in this compelling adventure as you find a super generation of butterflies who miraculously travel to a new and remote destination.

Experience firsthand the beauty of the migration cycle of butterflies spanning not only thousands of miles but generations!

The Science Center's Digital Dome Theater illuminates our world with stunning clarity and brilliance on its gigantic 40-foot screen. Adventurers of all ages can hike across majestic parks, climb to the top of a skyscraper, embark on an oceanic safari, and travel the cosmos without leaving their seats. Experience the Digital Dome Theater with your group today. It’s yours to discover.

Virginia SOLs:

  • 3rd grade: 5 and 6
  • 4th grade: 5 and 9

North Carolina Common Core:

  • 5th grade: L.2
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