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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
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Butterflies and Plants: Partners in Evolution

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This immersive exhibit explores the processes and patterns of evolution, and provides guests with an exciting experience – an enclosed, walk-through pavilion featuring live butterflies, as well as a gallery filled with examples co-evolution, biological diversification, and ecological interactions. Guests are invited to observe the many ways in which butterflies and other animals have evolved, adapted, and diversified together with their plant partners over tens and millions of years. Additional charges apply.

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