The Audubon Aquarium reopens Thursday, June 8, after an eight-month renovation,with a new look and feel that incorporates the Audubon Insectarium, adds a butterfly garden and shines a renewed spotlight on the animals and plants of Louisiana’s fragile coast.

Although the aquarium has added attractions over the years, the $41 million renovationis its first major renovation since opening in 1990.

Read more about the renovation here:

Audubon unveils first major aquarium renovation in 30 years. Take a first peek inside.