Monarch Migration

09oct11:00 am2:00 pmMonarch MigrationAutumn in the Garden

Event Details

Learn about the unique and awe-inspiring phenomenon of North America’s annual monarch butterfly migration! Activities will include a tour of the Margaret Lawrence Simon Dogwood Meadow and Hillside Pollinator Garden to identify monarchs and their habitats. Visitors will also learn about the monarchs’ recent addition to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List as an endangered species. Autumn in the Garden is free with regular daily admission, every Sunday in October from 11am – 2pm.


There will be informational films in Peirce Education Rooms and activity stations in Margaret Lawrence Simon Dogwood Meadow and Hillside Pollinator Garden.

Learn About the IUCN Red List

Read more about monarchs’ addition to the IUCN Red List here:



Thank you to EQT for sponsoring Autumn in the Garden.


(Sunday) 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

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This program is included with daily admission. For questions regarding your timed tickets or questions about your visit, please contact the Welcome Desk at (412) 444-4464 or email