DISCOVER HOW YOU CAN SUSTAIN THE NATURAL WORLD

There’s something for everyone at Texas Discovery Gardens. Passionate about beautiful butterflies? We have them. Curious about beneficial bugs and snakes? We’re crawling with them. Interested in native plants and eco-friendly gardening? We’ve got organic covered.

Texas Discovery Gardens Mural Contest

"Native to Texas"

ENTRY DEADLINE JULY 14, 2017

Fair Park Fourth!

Tuesday, July 4

Texas Discovery Gardens will be open until 7 pm on July 4. We'll also be offering Pay-What-You-Wish admission!

Ongoing Events

Butterfly release

Everyday at noon we release newly emerged butterflies into our tropical Butterfly House. Our entomology team shares butterfly knowledge and answers your questions! 

Critter Meet and Greet

Starting in September you'll get to meet interesting arthropods every day! This new short program is designed to be an afternoon addition to our ongoing programs.

BUTTERFLY HOUSE DISCOVERY TOUR

First Saturday of every month at 11 am. Join entomologist John Watts for a guided tour of the Butterfly House. Included with admission. 

GARDEN EXPLORERS WALK

Second Saturdays from March through September at 11 am. Get out in the garden on this family friendly guided walk! Included with admission.

Stories and More!

Join our butterflies for story time! We make crafts, read a book, meet special friends and enjoy themed snacks. 

CRAFTY MONDAYS!

Beat the Monday Blues and enjoy a free craft in our lobby every Monday from 10 am - noon