Entomological Museum (Butterfly Museum) a privately owned and managed museum, the Butterfly Museum in Shillong is an amazing place. Wankhar Riatsamthiah, the owner of the museum has on display a collection of butterflies from this region. A visual treat, the differing varieties and colors of these beautiful winged insects, make this museum a must visit place for all ages. With the increase in urbanization, the chances of seeing butterflies has diminished for the youngsters and this museum makes an effort to educate the people on the importance of conserving these magnificent insects. Undertaking different programs to spread awareness as well as working towards their conservation, the museum also has a breeding centre for commercial purposes. A place that must be visited by all when in Shillong.
Rs.5 per person
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Sat 10:30 AM - 1:00 PM