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Spineless Wonders, PO Box 431, Forest Lake, MN 55025 USA

Ph: (612) 961-0292

Spineless Wonders is located near Minneapolis, Minnesota. Kraig Anderson started Spineless Wonders in 1992. His

experiences in institutional exhibitry showed him there is a need for quality, exciting, arthropod exhibits, and Spineless Wonders

was created to serve that need. Every Spineless Wonders exhibit employs the talents of many different people. Each of them has

a different area of expertise. Together we have designed and created exhibits that have captivated and educated

museum and zoo visitors throughout the world. 


A partial list of satisfied Spineless Wonders customers includes:


Albuquerque Biological Park - Albuquerque, NM

American Museum of Natural History - New York, NY

Ansonia Nature Center - Ansonia, CT

Atlantis Marine World - Riverhead, NY

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas - New Orleans, LA

Avow Hospice of - Naples Fl  

Bellagio Hotel and Resort - Las Vegas, NV

Bergon County Zoo - Paramus, NJ

Binder Park Zoo - Battle Creek, MI

Birmingham Zoo / Butterfly Encounter

Bishop Museum - Honolulu, HI

Botanica  The Wichita Gardens - Wichita, KS

Brevard Zoo - Melbourne, FL

Bronx Zoo - Bronx, NY

Brookfield Zoo - Brookfield, IL

Brookgreen Botanical Garden - Pawley's Island, SC

Brookside Gardens - Wheaton, MD

Brown Landscape - Carmel, IN

Butterfly House on Silver Beach, St. Joseph , MI

Butterfly Pavilion - Myrtle Beach, SC

Butterfly Pavilion / Insect Center - Westminister, CO

Butterfly World - Coconut Creek, FL

Calusa Nature Center - Fort Myers, FL

Camden Children’s Garden - Camden, NJ

Catawba Science Center - Hickory, NC

Charlotte Nature Museum - Charlotte, NC

Chicago Academy of Science - Chicago, IL

Chicago Zoological Society/Brookfield Zoo - Brookfield, IL

Cincinnati Museum Center - Cincinnati, OH

Clyde Peelings Reptile land - Allenwood, PA

Coastal Discovery Museum - Hilton Head, SC

Columbian Park Zoo - Lafayette, IN

Como Park Zoo and Conservatory - St. Paul, MN

Conservatory of Flowers - San Francisco, CA

Crystal Lake Park - Crystal Lake, IL

Cypress Gardens - Winter Haven, FL

Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden - Belmont, NC

Davinci Science Center - Allentown, Pa

Delaware Museum of Natural History - Wilmington, DE

Desert Botanical Garden - Phoenix, AZ

Desert of Maine - Freeport, ME

Design Solutions -TX

Dow Gardens - Midland, MI

EdVenture Children's Museum - Columbia, SC

Fernwood's Butterfly - St Joseph, MI

Field Museum - Chicago, IL

Flutterby Gardens - Bradenton, Fl

Folsom’s Children’s Zoo and Botanical Gardens - Lincoln, NE

Fort Worth Botanical Garden - Fort Worth, TX

Franklin Park Conservatory - Columbus, OH

Frederick Meijer Gardens - Grand Rapids, MI

Fresno Chaffee Zoo, Fresno CA

Garfield Park Conservatory - Indianapolis, IN

Goeberts Farm Market - South Barrington, IL

Great Bend Zoo - Great Bend, KS

Hamilton County Park District - Cincinnati, Ohio

Happy House Productions LLC Brooklyn, NY

Heard Museum - McKinney, TX

Henry Doorly Zoo - Omaha, NE

Hershey Gardens - Hershey, PA

Hidden Worlds Production

High Desert Museum - Bend, OR

Hixon Forest Nature Center - La Cross, WI

Homosassa Butterflies - Homosassa, FL

Huntsville Botanical Garden - Huntsville, AL

Ijams Nature Center - Knoxville, TN

Imagine Butterflies - Clermont, NJ

Indiana Dept. of Natural Resources - Indianapolis, IN

Indiana State Museum - Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Children's Museum - Indianapolis, IN

Indianapolis Zoo - Indianapolis, IN

Iowa State University - Ames, IA

J.N. Ding Darling National Wildlife Refuge, Sanibel, Fl

Joseph L. Popp, Jr. Butterfly Cons - Oneonta, NY

Kalamazoo Nature Center - Kalamazoo, Mi

Kansas State University - Manhattan, KS

Knoxville Zoo - Knoxville, TN

Krohn Conservatory - Cincinnati, OH

Lexington Children's Museum - Lexington, KY

Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens - Richmond, VA

Living Desert - Palm Desert, CA

Los Angeles County Museum of Art - Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History -Los Angeles, CA

Louisville Zoo - Louisville, KY

Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge, LA

Lukas Nursery - Oviedo, FL

Mackinac Island Butterfly House - Mackinac Island, MI

Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory - South Deerfield, Ma

Mc Guire Center / Butterfly Rainforest - Gainesville, FL

Meijer Gardens - Grand Rapids - Grand Rapids, MI

Memphis Zoo - Memphis, TN

Micke Grove Zoo - Lodi, CA

Milwaukee County Zoo - Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee Public Museum - Milwaukee, WI

Moody Gardens - Galveston, TX

Museum of Science -  Boston, MA

Myriad Botanical Gardens - Oklahoma City, OK

Myrick Hixon EcoPark - La Crosse, WI

N.C. Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC

Naples Botanical Gardens - Naples, FL

National Museum of Natural History - Washington, DC

Natural Bridge - Natural Bridge, VA

Natural History Museum - Los Angeles, CA

NBC Today Show - New York, NY

Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens - Rockford, IL

Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory - Niagara Falls, ON, Canada

North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher - Kure Beach, NC

North Carolina Museum of Life and Science - Durham, NC

North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences - Raleigh, NC

Obee Road butterfly House - Whitehouse, OH

Oklahoma City Zoo - Oklahoma City, OK

Olbrich Botanical Gardens - Madison, WI

Oregon Zoo - Portland OR

Peck Farm Park - Geneva, IL

Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences - Philadelphia, PA

Portland Aquarium = Portland, OR

Phipps Conservatory - Pittsburg, Pa

Potawatomi Zoo - South Bend, IN

Powell Gardens - Kingsville, MO

River Bend Nature Center -Wichita Falls, TX

Rotary Gardens - Janesville, WI

San Antonio Zoological Society - San Antonio, TX

Sanibel Captive Foundation - Sanibel, FL.

Santa Ana Zoo, Santa Ana CA

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History - Santa Barbara, CA

Santa Barbara Zoo - Santa Barbara, CA 

Sertoma Butterfly House & Marine Cove - Sioux Falls, SD

Shands Hospital for Children - FL

Science Museum of Western Virginia - Roanoke, VA

Science Museum of Minnesota - St. Paul, MN

Simmons Cancer Institute at SIU School of Medicine = Springfield, IL

Sophia Sachs Butterfly - Chesterfield, MO

South Coast Botanic Garden, Palos Verdes CA

Spring Preserve - Las Vegas, NV

ST Louis Zoo - St Louis, Mo

Strong-Museum of Play - Rocherster, NY

Sweet Briar Nature Center - Smithtown, NY

Texas Discovery Gardens - Dallas, TX

The Butterfly Estates - Fort Myers, Fl

The Butterfly Charities - Brick, NJ

The Childrens Museum - Hartford, CT

The Butterfly Place - Westford, MA

The Butterfly Palace and Rainforest - Branson, MO

The Flowerbed - Lafayette, LA

The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk - Norwalk,  CT

The North Carolina Arboretum - Ashville, NC

The Venetian - Las Vegas, NV

Thompson Park Zoo - Watertown NY

Toledo Zoo - Toledo, Ohio

Trinity College - Hartford, CT

The Turtle Back Zoo - West Orange, NJ

Turtle Bay Museum & Arboretum - Redding, CA

Tucson Botanical Gardens - Tucson, AZ

University of Minnesota - ST, Paul MN

Virginia Living Museum - Newport News, VA

Warner Bros. Pictures, Hollywood CA

Warner Bros. Pictures Brooklyn, NY

Western Colorado Botanical - Grand Junction, CO

Western North Carolina Nature Center - Asheville. NC

Wilderness Trails Animal Park - Birch Run< MI

Wildwood Insectarium - Wildwood, NJ

Wing of Imagination - Key West, Fl

Wings of Woodland - Harpers Ferry, WV

York’s Wild Kingdom - York Beach, Me

Zoo Boise - Boise, ID

Zoo New England - Boston, MA


From concept to Strike...we'll work with you to maximize your exhibition dollars.


                                              Spineless Wonders products and services include:


• Butterfly Houses

• Lorikeet Houses

                          • Butterfly Adults / Pupa Consulting

            • Exhibitry / Interpretives

                        • Bug Wrangling for Film & Video

                 • Staff and Volunteer Training

                            • Assistance with Permit Applications

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