Cool Little Creatures
Located at 35 Canal Dr. Entomica is an interactive insectarium exhibit in the Soo. Entomica showcases a variety of insect species to visitors, providing an inspiring educational experience. This insectarium offers a unique hands on learning environment for visitors of all ages.
Entomica has created a physical and intellectual space where curiosity for insects and the biological world can thrive. It’s a great stop for a family outing. Visitors can discover the fascinating, hidden and often misunderstood world of insects through live interactive displays. The staff are very knowledgeable about insect life, and make learning about bugs fun! They help visitors interact with Entomica’s living insect collections in a way that makes everyone feel safe and comfortable.
A Spirit of Community
Entomica has a great focus on community involvement. Entomica draws upon the strengths in the community to form partnerships that promote community engagement with scientific endeavors and conservation efforts in the region. They also have a great program called Kids Teaching Kids. Kids can visit to learn about their favo rite bug, and then share their knowledge with other kids during public tours.
Entomica is open Saturdays 10am – 2pm and Wednesdays 12pm – 4pm. Admission is only $3. If you love bugs and creepy crawlies, or are simply curious about these small critters, you’ll fit right in!