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.
*Children under 2 are free.
*Children: ages 2-12.
See the Live Bird Shows - Nature's Voice & SOAR!
Travel around the world and through time with colorful Flamingos, crafty Burrowing Owls, and the incredible Palm-nut Vulture. This amazing new show will tell the stories of our legendary birds and inspire audiences to hear the whisper of Nature’s Voice. 20 minutes long
The National Aviary’s rooftop theater is home to an amazing collection of stunning birds of prey, including Black Kites, falcons, and hawks. See these masters of the sky at their best as they soar over West Park demonstrating their hunting prowess. Also, visitors will experience a remarkable, up-close view of the art of falconry! 20 minutes long
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.