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Address: Allegheny Commons, Pittsburgh, PA 15212
Phone Number: 412-323-7235
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Amazing collection of more than 600 exotic and endangered birds from nearly...

Amazing collection of more than 600 exotic and endangered birds from nearly every continent.

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Im an adult but I still love to go to the Aviary and the zoo. Its so nice to just walk around and see all the birds and animals

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Im an adult but I still love to go to the Aviary and the zoo. Its so nice to just walk around and see all the birds and animals

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PARKVILLE
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great experience for anyone with an interest in nature. The staff was very informative and friendly. All the animals were happy to greet and entertain us.

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Thank Joseph B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

If you are in Pittsburgh, you must visit the Aviary. We have been sharing our photos since our return and were very impressed with the collection of penguins, eagles (stellar and bald); finches; a condor; butterfly house, every hall has an Exhibit which contains well presented graphic information, and live exhibits are wonderful- the birds are happy to be in... More 

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Thank JKFRadnor_PA
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I love birds and what a better place to experience birds from all over the world than this unique site. We visit at least once a year. The songs and colors of the birds are amazing. Plan on spending at least 3 hours to take in most of the aviary. It's awesome!

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Littleton, Colorado
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7 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Lovely afternoon with a group of 10 or so...got close up and personal with the birds...the kids with us fed the lorikeets, butterflies, a variety of birds, and the Pelicans. Great interactive events. Parking was difficult, though. We arrived early afternoon on a weekday...maybe first thing in the morning would be better.

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Gary, Indiana
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18 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a great place to visit if you have any interest in birds. From the Condors exhibit to the hands on Penguins learning session ( there is an extra charge for this and several other small group learning sessions). Almost too much to take-in in several immersive exhibits. Definitely entertaining and educational for all ages.Also, since this was a... More 

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Mount Laurel, New Jersey
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are not big "bird" fans but we decided to stop here before attending a Steelers game, GREAT CHOICE. Ticket prices are a little high but you understand that the aviary is a not-for-profit hidden treasure of Pittsburgh. You are literally immersed in different habitats and free to interact with nature. The aviary is well laid out, clean and full... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a vey nice place to visit. Has multiple area to enter and explore with birds flying around. Had bird feeding times that were neat to see. There are other "extra fee" events. We did the Loraket feeding that was interesting and fun. Was surprised to see the bald eagle enclosure in the "back corner". We thought the national bird... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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94 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice afternoon at the National Aviary. The penguins were so cute to see. Some of the birds were very beautiful. A lot of kids were there running around.

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Far Hills, New Jersey
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36 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

small but very nice, just the right size for kids which there were a bunch of. staff interacts with guests quite frequently,

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