The Boiler Bug Barn

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Smith Hall Room 124
Monday through Friday

The Boiler Bug Barn features a number of live insects, spiders, and other spineless relatives. You’ll also find educational exhibits on insect control, insect damage, and insect products.

Due to limited space, we ask schools and groups of over 5 people to contact us at least 2 weeks in advance to schedule a guided tour.

Use our online reservation form:

Or contact Gwen Pearson at, or (765) 494-0997.

Purdue University, 610 Purdue Mall, West Lafayette, IN 47907, (765) 494-4600

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