Admission & Tickets

General admission is FREE, although donations are gladly accepted. There is a cover charge for special exhibits and the Butterfly Rainforest. Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

General Public
Regular Prices
BEST VALUE! See both “Incredible Insects” and the “Butterfly
Science Up CLOSE: Incredible Insects Butterfly
Adult Free $20 $7 $14
Child Ages 3-17 Free $11 $4.50 $7.50
Discounted Prices**
Florida Resident w/ID Free $18 $6.50 $12.50
Senior 62+ w/ID Free $18 $6.50 $12.50
UF Student w/valid Gator 1 card Free Free Free Free
Non-UF College Student w/ID, FL schools only Free $18 $6.50 $12.50
ASTC Passport Members w/Card Free $12.50 Free $12.50
Museum Members w/Card Free Free Free Free
Electronic Benefits Transfer Recipients*** w/Card Free $3 $3 $3

Buy Tickets Online
Tickets are available for purchase online through Tix.com. Service fees apply and are charged by Tix.com. Online tickets are general admission and valid for single-day entry. Butterfly Rainforest tickets may be redeemed up to 6 months past purchase date. Best Value and special exhibit tickets expire the last day of the special exhibition. Tickets purchased online are non-refundable.

Donations are accepted; suggested amounts are $6 for adults and $4 for children. Admission donations help support the Museum’s exhibitions and education programs. The Museum accepts cash, charge or checks made payable to UF Foundation.
** Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts.
*** Recipients receive a reduced fee of $3 per adult total for all fee-based exhibits and $0 for children ages 3-17. Up to four total tickets, in any combination of adult and child tickets, may be issued per EBT card.

 Getting Here

Florida Museum of Natural History Exhibits
3215 Hull Road — Powell Hall
UF Cultural Plaza
PO Box 112710
Gainesville, FL 32611-2710


GPS coordinates: N29o 38′ 9.5″ W82o 22′ 10.9″

Important Notice: Ongoing road construction throughout UF’s campus may limit or obstruct routes. Please see the latest information on closures and impacts before attempting to visit.

Know Before You Go

All Museum exhibits are wheelchair accessible. See additional accessibility information.

Cameras and camcorders are welcome. Commercial photography and tripods or monopods of any type are prohibited.

Our Collectors Shop offers a limited selection of grab-and-go food and cold beverage options. Food, drink or gum may be enjoyed on the outdoor patio but are not permitted in Museum exhibits.

The University of Florida campus is a tobacco-free environment.

Due to the limited width of the paths, backpacks and strollers are not permitted in the Butterfly Rainforest unless medically necessary. Bags larger than 15″ x 15″ x 7″ must be checked at the desk before entering the exhibit.

For more info on COVID-19, please visit our information page for more details.

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