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March 18 | 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

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One event on March 19, 2023 at 11:00 am

Penguin-Palooza! | Saturday & Sunday, March 18-19 | 11 am – 3 pm | Included with admission

Waddle on over to the National Aviary and celebrate everyone’s favorite flightless feathered friends: penguins! Meet the colony of African Penguins in Penguin Point, watch a fun feeding and talk with National Aviary experts, find out what makes penguins so unique, make your own penguin craft, and even enjoy a scheduled appearance by Iceburgh from the Pittsburgh Penguins between 11 am – 12 pm. Learn how you can help penguins and other marine life every day. Buy a ticket for Brushes and Birds, a step-by-step painting class hosted by Maria DeSimone Prascak of Maria’s Ideas (, and create a picture-perfect penguin portrait on March 18!

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New African penguin arrives at National Aviary | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

A new African penguin is waddling around the National Aviary.

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National Aviary welcomes new penguin to its flock | CBS News

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- The National Aviary welcomed a new African penguin to its flock.

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The National Aviary Announces a New Member of their Flock | Association of Zoos & Aquariums

The National Aviary in Pittsburgh, Pa., has announced the arrival of its newest resident—a female Steller’s sea eagle.

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Contest to name new eagle at National Aviary underway | WPXI

If you’ve ever wanted to name an eagle, the National Aviary is giving you your chance.

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Romance in the air at the National Aviary as new Steller’s Sea Eagle arrives | CBS News

She's big, she's beautiful and she's the newest resident at Pittsburgh's National Aviary.

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