Welcome!

The Charlotte Rhoades Park and Butterfly Garden is located in Southwest Harbor, on Mount Desert Island. For visitors of all ages, it is exciting to experience a coastal butterfly habitat in Downeast Maine and see how careful organic gardening practices can sustain and protect butterflies. We hope you will be a frequent visitor to the park! Learn more about us on our video.


Gardening Classes begin May 1st
Thursdays: $5.00 a class
9:30AM-11:30AM

Classes include mulching, dividing plants, and composting. New or experienced gardeners are always welcome! To register or learn more, email: information@rhoadesbutterflygarden.org

 

2014 Butterfly Release
Thursday, July 31, 2014
3:30 PM

Advance Reservations Required

Donation: $30 per person 12 and over, Includes one butterfly.
Kids under 12 free admission-butterfly not included.
Call 244-9264 or 266-6047 for reservations.
Click image to view invitation.