VIP Experience

Receive the VIP treatment during this exclusive behind the scenes experience!

Enjoy an unforgettable, customizable experience at the National Aviary! You'll get to do things that the general public cannot do, venture into behind the scenes spaces and meet up with our beautiful birds.  This experience is a great option for couples, families and parent/teen pairs.


Information and Pricing

At the National Aviary, we give our animals the choice to participate in interactive experiences with caring guests, like you!  Please provide your contact information when booking your encounter. If our animal ambassador needs a day of rest, we will contact you to reschedule your encounter. The comfort and safety of our animals and our guests is always our top priority. Thank you for understanding!

  • $300 per person, or $500 for 2 people (groups of 2 or more receive a $50 discount per person!)
  • 6 years and older. Children 15 and under must be accompanied by a paying adult. Group size limited to 6 people.

Advance registration only. Dates and times are flexible. To register, please call 412-258-9439 or email education.programs@aviary.org