The storied past of a famous Western writer and his artist son springs to life at Butterfly Lodge Museum. Nestled on a knoll among towering pines near a spring that trickles to the Little Colorado River we’re a destination not to be overlooked! Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, you’ll enjoy a visit to the picturesque Butterfly Lodge Museum. Inspiring and rustic, you’ll find beautiful butterflies still fluttering in the meadow! A step back in time, you’ll enjoy the original furnishings, artifacts, and a gift and book area that include the creative works of both father and son.