By Jennifer McRae

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4)– Now that COVID restrictions are loosening, visitors to the Butterfly Pavilion can once again hold Rosie the tarantula. The Butterfly Pavilion announced that starting May 28, visitors can once again hold Rosie the Chilean Rose Hair Tarantula.

(credit: Butterfly Pavilion)

Bringing her back as a visitor experience was the top inquiry from guests during the pandemic. To celebrate her return, special ticket packages are also available.

(credit: Butterfly Pavilion)

Face masks are will required at the Butterfly Pavilion.

Jennifer McRae