Flight of Butterflies on The Magnificent Mile

flight of butterflies on The Magnificent Mile

Unveiling the Flight of Butterflies

Get ready for a city transformed by art and nature! The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum presents Flight of Butterflies, a unique exhibit sprinkled throughout Chicago. Local artists have brought 39 butterfly sculptures to life with stunning designs, each reflecting their connection to the natural world. Ten of these magnificent creations are perched along The Magnificent Mile, waiting to be discovered.

More than just art, a story unfolds 

Each butterfly is a testament to the artist's journey and their love for nature. This exhibit beautifully intertwines artistic expression with a call to action for wildlife conservation.

Embark on a magical adventure

Take a leisurely 30-minute stroll along The Magnificent Mile and seek out all 10 artistic butterflies.

Watch native butterfly species flutter around The Mag Mile

At each location, scan a QR code to unlock a special photo experience – you might just find yourself surrounded by virtual butterflies!

Don't miss this captivating experience – The Flight of Butterflies takes flight in Chicago!


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 Funding for this project on The Magnificent Mile was generously made available by Tullman Community Ventures, SSA 76, and the property owners. More information about the city wide exhibit and the artists can be found here: https://naturemuseum.org/exhibits/flight-of-butterflies


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