The National Aviary is closed today, February 20, due to inclement weather.

The National Aviary is closed today, February 20, due to inclement weather.

Learning Center Classroom

Located in the heart of the Aviary, the classroom can serve as a formal meeting room or social gathering space.

  • Maximum number of guests: 80 theater-style, 65 seated
  • Availability: Year-round, 2 hours use from 9am-4pm and as an evening rental add-on

Facility Rentals Include
  • 60” round tables, 6’ and 8’ banquet tables and seating for up to 180 guests, set up prior to your arrival
  • Podium and microphone
  • Complimentary parking in our 65-space lot
  • Security guard, event supervisor, animal trainer and maintenance services
  • 10% discount available for non-profit organizations
  • Bird encounters are available during your event for an additional $200-375
  • Add on exclusive access to our immersive, free-flight habitats including Wetlands, Grasslands, Penguin Point, and our newly renovated Tropical Rainforest

Please Note:
  • Guest totals above 250 require additional security at renter’s expense
  • Events with 20+ children (13 years old or younger) in attendance require an additional $100 staffing fee
  • The National Aviary does not permit the following either inside the facility or under the Rose Garden Tent: flame candles/votives, balloons, birdseed/rice tosses, glow sticks/bracelets/necklaces, or pets
  • Alcohol service not permitted during business hours of 10am-5pm
  • The National Aviary does not permit self-serve bars
  • The National Aviary is NOT an allergen-free facility, as many of our birds’ diets include nuts, seeds, and other potential human allergens