Columbus Outreach

Columbus Insectary and Mobile Bug Zoo

Jeni RuischThe Columbus Bug Zoo and Museum of Biological Diversity Insectary merged into one live arthropod collection devoted to education and outreach, under the direction of Jeni RuischCurator of Insectary and Director of Outreach.

Donate to Mobile Bug Zoo 

Coming soon: Unique in-person experience, the Mobile Bug Zoo!

Visit Request Form

Complete the Visit Request Form to set up a Bug Zoo outreach activity in the Columbus area. 
The Insectary is located in the BioSci Greenhouse, 332 West 12th Ave, Columbus OH, 43210.

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Ruisch at outreach event

Meet the Collection

Madagascar hissing Roach