Your health and safety is our utmost concern. That’s why the National Aviary has been closely monitoring the evolving situation with COVID-19 (Coronavirus). While there is no known threat of COVID-19 at the National Aviary, out of an abundance of caution, the National Aviary will be closed beginning Saturday, March 14 through at least March 31. During this time, dedicated staff will continue to care for the animals at the National Aviary. Status updates can be found here, on the National Aviary’s website.

Your health and safety is our utmost concern. That’s why the National Aviary has been closely monitoring the evolving situation with COVID-19 (Coronavirus). While there is no known threat of COVID-19 at the National Aviary, out of an abundance of caution, the National Aviary will be closed beginning Saturday, March 14 through at least March 31. During this time, dedicated staff will continue to care for the animals at the National Aviary. Status updates can be found here, on the National Aviary’s website.

Education Corner: Learn at Home!

We at the National Aviary hope you and your family are staying safe and healthy during this unprecedented time. Just like you're working hard to care for your flock, we're hard at work providing excellent care to our birds and animals while the National Aviary is closed. While you can't come to the National Aviary, we're bringing the birds (and sloths!) to you!

Follow along with us each week for at-home educational content, chances to interact with some of our experts, fun behind-the-scenes videos, and more. Learning doesn't stop on the weekends, either. Check out our social channels for new #birdfacts.

Click Here to Learn About Penguins (and a Few Other Bird Friends!)

This week, meet National Aviary chicks Penguins and take part in some at-home educational opportunities while getting a few videos and photos!

Click Here to Learn About Baby Birds (and Sloths!)

This week, meet National Aviary chicks with fun, at-home educational opportunities and behind-the-scene looks!

Click Here to Learn from National Aviary Experts!

During "Ask the Expert",  National Aviary experts will be answering questions asked by online followers and viewers about different topics like backyard birds, veterinary care, and animal training! 

 

Click Here to Watch Adorable and Educational Videos

Take a walk down memory lane through photos and videos of past National Aviary baby birds (and sloths!), along with educational videos!

Click Here for Social Media Posts

Want to know how you can help the National Aviary with our emergency care efforts during this time? Check out this page.