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  • Butterflies for All

    Visit our butterfly flight house, take home a butterfly chrysalis, or make any event memorable with the addition of a live butterfly release.

  • Say it with Butterflies!

    Unique jewelry and gifts, crafted using ethically-sourced insects by artists around the United States. Now you can shop Idlewild online!

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  • Butterflies are Only the Beginning!

    Visit our insectarium to see all the other creatures we have to offer. Our USDA-certified facility houses worldly species that are sure to amaze.

News and Announcements

Monarch Tagging

Monarchs east of the Rocky Mountains migrate to Mexico during late summer and early fall. At this time, the traveling monarchs can be tagged and... more »

IdleWeb Newsletter: Flutter Fest, Monarchs, and more!

The August edition of our email newsletter is available now! Read on to find out about the third annual Flutter Fest, insect pinning workshop, and... more »

Entomology Solutions

Our sister business Entomology Solutions specializes in high quality beneficial organisms for insecticide-free pest control for home garden, greenhouse/nursery, and farm. Let us solve your pest problems with bugs, not drugs!