Butterfly House at Put-in-Bay creates up close encounters with over 50 exotic species

Put-in-Bay — Put-in-Bay, Ohio (CLE WEEKEND) - The Butterfly House at Put-in-Bay is a relaxing way to spend a family-friendly afternoon on the island.

The 4000 sq. ft aviary is home to over 50 butterfly species.

Kids can explore secret pathways in the garden of butterfly bushes and flowers to get up close to butterflies in a recreation of their natural environment.

The Butterfly House is part of the Perry’s Cave Family Fun Center complex.

Families can explore Perry’s Cave, a natural limestone cave with an underground lake.

War of 18 Holes mini-golf course, where golfers can learn historical facts about the War of 1812 and Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry’s role in the victory of the Battle of Lake Erie while they navigate the course.

Gemstone mining at Perry’s Cave Family Fun Center is a hands-on experience where you’re guaranteed to find real gemstones or fossils.

Guests can challenge their friends by navigating Fort aMaze’n Put-in-Bay’s only giant maze challenge or by climbing to the top of the Rock Wall.

The FREE Antique Car Museum is the curated collection of former island resident Skip Duggan with Model T’s, vintage snowmobiles and other rare finds for auto enthusiasts.