Camps

One Day Camp

Friday, November 25th | 9 am – 3 pm | Ages 6-12 | Pricing: Members: $120; Non-Members: $125 | National Aviary

Kick off the holiday season with a fun and immersive one-day camp at the National Aviary! While parents shop on Black Friday, kids can spend the day exploring immersive habitats and learning about forests from our expert educators. Campers will enjoy a day full of fun activities, up-close animal encounters, and discovery.

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Winter Camps

Tuesday, December 27th | 9 am – 3 pm | Ages 6-8 | Pricing: Members: $120; Non-Members: $125 | National Aviary

Wednesday, December 28th | 9 am – 3 pm | Ages 9-12 | Pricing: Members: $120; Non-Members: $125 | National Aviary

Beat the holiday break boredom by attending a session of Winter Camp at the National Aviary! Campers will learn how birds survive the winter and discover what makes birds so extraordinary through guided learning sessions, interactive activities, and up-close encounters!

Click here to register for Ages 6-8 Winter Camp.

Click here to register for Ages 9-12 Winter Camp.


General Camp Info 2022

National Aviary Summer Camps enable children and teens to connect with nature both indoors and out! Our location within Allegheny Commons Park is perfect for outdoor nature study and play.  

Following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Allegheny County Health Department, the National Aviary has adopted enhanced safety protocols to make summer camps as safe as possible. Camp capacities have been reduced to 15 campers. Physical distancing of 6 feet between campers will be encouraged during summer camp sessions. All policies are subject to change as conditions require.  

Our fees include admission, all of our exciting camp activities, supplies, and time to explore our beautiful free-flight habitats. 

Parents / guardians may only register their own child(ren).  

All campers will be required to bring a packed lunch from home each day. 

National Aviary camp staff have previous experience working with children, all state-mandated clearances, and CPR/First Aid certifications. We ensure individualized attention so that each and every camper can enjoy an unforgettable experience! 

Registration is final after payment is received and a formal confirmation is sent to you.  

Cancellations made at least 14 days in advance of the program start date receive a refund equal to the cost of the camp minus a $50 service fee per person, per program. Cancellations made within 14 days of the program will not receive a refund. In cases of insufficient registration, the National Aviary reserves the right to cancel any program. Under these circumstances, you will receive a full refund. 

Questions? Email us at education.programs@aviary.org!

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