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The Tropic House at Newton Stewart received £ 2,250 to improve the interpretation and display area for the exotic butterflies and carnivorous plants, and to develop outside wildlife areas.
This unusual and beautiful attraction was visited by 7,000 people in 1996, its first full operational year.
Our picture below shows one of the butterflies feeding.