Insectropolis is a unique, interactive bug museum that is both entertaining and educational for visitors of all ages and interest levels. Visitors can interact with touch-screen computer games, hands-on exhibits, and view exotic specimens from around the world in our themed display areas. You can even touch a few live bugs! REGION: Ocean County, NJ.
When you visit Insectropolis, you will tour 12
separate exhibit rooms:
Insect handlers will bring out live insects and other anthropods
for you to view up close or touch if you choose.
Earn your degree at BUG U with hands on learning exhibits and
Study these unique evolutionary marvels from around the world!
Jump on the World Wide Web and try out our interactive insect
Visit the communication station and learn how insects communicate
with each other!
Check out this state prison and find out which bugs you want in
your neighborhood, and which ones you want to look out for!
Check out our camouflaged insects and other strategies of offense
RUBBER TREE POWER PLANT
Visit the live carpenter ant aquarium that allows you to see inside
the nest of these industrious critters!
Crawl through this super-sized termite subway and experience the
view from below!
Watch the air traffic in this live honey bee observation hive!
Check out these large, life-like exhibits of arthropods in their
own natural habitats!
View various live insect displays, including mating and rearing
There is also a BUG
STORE where you can purchase souvenirs
depicting your favorite insects!