The National Aviary will be opening at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 23


7/22/2019

The National Aviary will be opening to the public at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 23, because of road closures in the area. Summer camp will operate as usal. Please allow extra time if you are travelling to the National Aviary on Tuesday, and expect traffic delays.

Roadways in the following areas will be closed beginning at 8:30 a.m. for the funeral procession and proceedings for fallen Pittsburgh police officer, Calvin Hall:

-          Fort Duquesne Bridge

-          SR 65 Inbound in the area of West End Bridge

-          SR 279 Onramp to Ft. Duquesne Bridge

-          Fort Pitt Tunnel and Bridge inbound to SR 376 E and the E. Carson-Ft. Pitt Bridge Onramp

-          Grant St. Access to SR 376 E

-          SR 376 E between Downtown and Oakland Exits

The State Police and PennDOT also advise avoiding these areas:

-          Oakland Area, particularly Forbes/Fifth Ave.

-          North Shore Area