Visit the National Aviary
This fall only! Travel through dense and tropical Forests, our new seasonal theme Presented by Peoples. Embark on a journey to the heart of these woodlands and experience the unique abilities of mysterious birds through new daily activities, interactive play spaces, and immersive habitats. From the vibrant plumage of tropical forest birds to the haunting calls of birds of prey, this is a must-visit time of year! Watch in awe as incredible birds glide, swoop, and strut right in front of you during Habitat Heroes Presented by AAA Travel.
NEW: Eagles of the Forest Talk!
Spread your wings and soar with our resident raptors in The Charity Randall Foundation Eagle Hall. Come explore the world through an eagle’s eyes and discover how these apex predators, like Kody, the Steller’s Sea Eagle, shape one of the places that they call home: the forest! Daily at 12:30 pm & 3:00 pm. Get tickets online or at our Visitor Services Desk onsite.
Timed ticketing for admission, add-on experiences, and Animal Encounters makes online reservations simple and quick.Reserve Tickets
Get even closer to amazing animals, like sloths, birds of prey, and penguins, with a one-of-a-kind immersive experience. Encounters now include admission!Book Today!
Hours & Admission
The National Aviary offers immersive experiences and special activities every time you visit!Visit Today
Check out a variety of daily activities designed for a fantastic guest experience!Learn More
Brunch in The Garden Room
Enjoy a delectable meal prepared by Chef Josef Karst of Atria’s Specialty Catering in The Garden Room.Reserve Your Spot
Don't miss exciting featured events offered regularly; check out our calendar before you visit!Don't Miss Out!
National Aviary Members enjoy free admission, discounts on Animal Encounters, select events and programs, and more! You must reserve admission tickets in advance.Join Today!
Directions, Parking, & Lodging
The National Aviary is located on Pittsburgh’s historic Northside – close to downtown and walking distance from North Shore stadiums!Learn More
Dining & Gift Shop
Enjoy browsing our gift shop, stocked with eco-friendly products, local artisan pieces, housewares, plush toys, and more (or shop online)! Grab a bite to eat from Atria’s Kookaburra Kitchen.Learn More
Facility Map & Accessibility
The National Aviary is ADA-accessible. Our staff is ready to help make your visit unforgettable. Read on for accessibility details at the National Aviary.Learn More
Bring your Group to the National Aviary and learn about the wonderful world of birds!Learn More
Guest Policies & FAQs
Informed visits are successful ones; get all of the details on the National Aviary's Guest Policies and FAQs.Questions Answered Here
In The News
A new African penguin is waddling around the National Aviary.Read More »
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- The National Aviary welcomed a new African penguin to its flock.Read More »
The National Aviary in Pittsburgh, Pa., has announced the arrival of its newest resident—a female Steller’s sea eagle.Read More »
If you’ve ever wanted to name an eagle, the National Aviary is giving you your chance.Read More »
She's big, she's beautiful and she's the newest resident at Pittsburgh's National Aviary.Read More »