About


The Newfoundland Insectarium is a world-class nature museum just outside Deer Lake, NL. It features thousands of live and mounted insects, arachnids, and arthropods from around the world.

Owned and operated by Lloyd and Sandy Hollett, the Insectarium sits on 20 acres of land and boasts nearly 8,000 square feet of exhibit space in a converted barn. Since opening in 1998, the Insectarium has become a tourist landmark on the west coast of Newfoundland. It continues to receive rave reviews from its over 400,000 visitors.

TripAdvisor consistently ranks the Newfoundland Insectarium as one of the best museums in Newfoundland and Labrador.