Recent Updates

Seven Interesting and Observable Examples of Avian Courtship

The birds at the National Aviary are getting into the Valentine’s Day spirit! To celebrate, we’re sharing interesting and observable examples of avian courtship!

National Aviary's newest Penguin has a Name

In honor of World Penguin Day on April 25, the National Aviary asked the public to help name its newest female penguin, and the results are in!

Muchas Gracias! Night in the Tropics 2015

The National Aviary’s signature fundraiser was a feathered fiesta!

Eagles at the Front Bus Tour

Join National Aviary ornithologist, Bob Mulvihill for a one-of-a-kind tour and Golden Eagle watching experience!

Summer Camp Fun

What happens when you introduce 183 young avian enthusiasts to more than 500 birds? One great summer camp of course!

Night in the Tropics was on Fire!

The 2014 Night in the Tropics’ fiery theme turned up the heat for the 1,000 people who flocked to the National Aviary’s annual fundraising event.

National Zookeeper Week

The National Aviary is celebrating National Zookeeper Week, July 19th through July 26th.

Baby ducks delight visitors at the National Aviary

On Saturday morning, June 21, visitors to the National Aviary were greeted with an adorable surprise.

National Aviary Appears on Comcast Newsmakers to Showcase Summer Highlights

National Aviary talks about Night in the Tropics and new summer show.

Thank You, "Abby"

The National Aviary mourns the loss of “Abby” the Bald Eagle

National Aviary Launches “Feed the Penguin” Auction

Bid for your chance to spend a morning behind the scenes with the National Aviary's
African penguins!