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Sloth Encounter

June 16 9:30 am - 10:00 am

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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until December 31, 2020

An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until September 6, 2021

An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until January 4, 2022

You can meet a sloth up-close on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 9:30 am!

Information and Pricing

  • $100 per person
  • Ages 3 and up. Children 15 and under must be accompanied by a paying adult over 18 years of age.
  • Advance registration guarantees your experience. Same-day registration is based on program availability and cannot be guaranteed.  Programs may sell out early for holidays and special weekends.

New! Book your encounter online!

 

 

Email info@aviary.org or call 412-258-9445 for more information or with questions.

 

Click here for more information.

Tickets for special encounters are non-refundable and non-transferrable to a different day/time. 
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!

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