Hours & Admissions

The National Aviary is open daily 10 am – 5 pm

We are open most holidays except Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. We are open 10 am-3 pm on New Year's Eve. For additional closed dates please check our daily calendar.

Admission Prices:

*Children under 2 are free. 

*Children: ages 2-12.


See the Live Bird Show!


Bird beaks vary in size, shape and color, and while their most well-known use is for eating, beaks are also one of a bird's most versatile features!


National Aviary Members enjoy unlimited, free admission year-round.

Tickets for theater programs and Encounters are non-refundable and non-transferrable to a different day/time.