There are many different formicariums for keeping ants. Actually, most things that can be kept moist and escape-proof is probably usable. Have a look at our guides and try building one yourself!
The classic ant farm stands proudly, forcing the ants to dig near the glass – giving the ant keeper a great view of the nest.
An aquarium, terrarium or other resembling a tank will be great for your ants. As long as it’s ok with moisture!
Ytong is one of the most care free ways of keeping ants. It’s very well suited for almost every ant species!
Let’s combine the classic ant farm with a tank! You’ll have a great view of the nest and a beautiful setup for your outdoors-simulation.
Acrylic ant nest
Plaster ant nests