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Unforgettable events at the National Aviary

Experience elegance at the National Aviary, and host your special event at Pittsburgh’s most exciting new venue, The Garden Room – booking now!

Your guests will cherish an evening spent strolling through the immersive habitats and mingling with our fine, feathered friends. We are proud to partner with Atria’s Specialty Catering to provide exceptional catering using fresh, locally sourced food, presented in a refreshing modern style. The National Aviary is a one-of-a-kind Pittsburgh event venue perfect for corporate or client events, an intimate dinner, romantic weddings, or any other occasion!


  • New! The Garden Room

    New! The Garden Room offers open-air access to beautiful outdoor amenities and stunning views. This dazzling venue is perfect for weddings and events year-round, with enhanced safety protocols!

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  • Weddings

    Book your wedding at Pittsburgh’s most exciting new venue, The Garden Room - now booking 2021 and beyond!, with enhanced safety protocols! Treat your guests to brunch the morning after your wedding in this elegant setting!

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  • Private Events

    Whether you're planning a birthday party, a Bar or Bat Mitzvah, or any other special event, The Garden Room is the perfect, versatile space with enhanced safety protocols!

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  • Corporate Events

    Host your next meeting, party, or seminar in a unique setting with beautiful birds nearby. Impress and entertain your guests with an unforgettable event featuring enhanced safety protocols.

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  • Children's Birthday Parties

    Gather your friends and family at the National Aviary to celebrate your birthday with enhanced safety protocols in our newest event space: The Garden Room!

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  • Catering

    Atria’s Specialty Catering and Chef Josef Karst will design the perfect menu for your wedding or event, prepared fresh onsite.

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  • Dine with the Birds

    Explore the National Aviary’s lush habitats, then enjoy a delicious menu prepared by Atria’s Specialty Catering in The Garden Room during Dine with the Birds: an all-inclusive catering and event experience!

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10 Places to Visit on Sunny Days in Pittsburgh! | Her Campus

On a nice, sunny day, college students can head to the North Shore and visit the National Aviary!

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3 peregrine falcon chicks hatch in Cathedral of Learning nest | TribLIVE

Morela, a female peregrine falcon, laid the four eggs in March, and she and mate Ecco have been incubating them for the past month. The National Aviary operates a nest cam, so viewers can watch Morela and mate Ecco care for the chicks.

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3 peregrine falcon chicks hatch in Cathedral of Learning nest | Yahoo! News

Three peregrine falcons hatched Sunday in the nest atop the Cathedral of Learning, according to Pittsburgh's National Aviary.

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Why Pittsburgh is So Much More than a Steel Town | Conde Nast Traveler

The immersive, experiential Mattress Factory, Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, Phipps Conservatory, The National Aviary and The Frick Pittsburgh are among the city’s other outstanding cultural institutions.

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First Peregrine Falcon Chick Hatches At Pitt’s Cathedral Of Learning Nest | KDKA - CBS Pittsburgh

The National Aviary announced that the first Peregrine Falcon chick has hatched at Pitt’s Cathedral of Learning nest on Sunday.

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