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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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Birds

Enjoyed our time at the aviary. Lots of birds up close! Great photo opportunity! Watched the Penguins being feed. Lots of fun for the while family.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
MarleyWay84
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Enjoyed our time at the aviary. Lots of birds up close! Great photo opportunity! Watched the Penguins being feed. Lots of fun for the while family.

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Lafayette, California
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181 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We wound up having to squeeze this in between other attractions and found that we had not allocated enough time. The tropical bird garden was especially fun at feeding time. My wife is still astonished that she agreed to hold some live worms in her open hand to feed the inhabitants. She is even more astonished that two birds actually... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a fun place to start your day on the North Shore. There are all sorts of birds ranging from eagles to sparrows and habitats (rain forest to desert). Also offered are feeding programs for an additional fee and some free feedings to participate in at several times during your visit.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Exceptional up close and personal encounters. Great for school aged kids and adults alike. The penguin exhibit was fascinating and the sloth is darling.

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Thank jbroderick21
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

this place is awesome. i love bird and this was a great experience. i love little things like this here in pgh.

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Cincinnati
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122 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a unique facility which is far beyond bird houses in most zoos. The aviary offers room after room of exotic birds that you can sometimes view at very close range. In the larger rooms, some of the birds may perch near you. We saw adults and little kids having a great time getting the kookaburra to make its... More 

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Lancaster PA
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90 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed on the " NorthSide" to see a Pirated game. During the day we walked to the Aviary. What an enjoyable afternoon! Our adult son was with us, he had been there before and really liked it. We walked through the Aviary, talked with docents about the birds. Many rooms the exotic birds fly free. Very well done. The... More 

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73 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was my first time going here and I really enjoyed my visit. The price was affordable and there were plenty of exhibits to see. I even got the chance to participate in feeding a few of the birds which was nice. Overall I would consider going back here in the future.

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Franklin Lakes
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience for us and our two year old granddaughter. From the penguins to the birds in free flight it was awesome.

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Queen Creek, Arizona, United States
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24 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to get up close with birds. Loved the penguins. Even though there wasn't anyone working in the care center or kitchen, I liked looking at both through the window (and the sloth in the care center window was adorable!). The aviary has programs that let you interact with the penguins and/or flamingos. I need to come back and... More 

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