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Experience a world of birds at the National Aviary and host your special event at this perfectly unique venue. Your guests will cherish an evening spent amidst our blossoming rose garden, peering at the stars through the newly renovated glass-domed Atrium, or strolling through the free-flight exhibits and mingling with our fine, feathered friends.

The National Aviary is the perfect unique site for:

  • Corporate Functions
  • Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions
  • Cocktail Receptions
  • Holiday Parties
  • Reunions
  • Anniversaries
  • Fundraisers
  • Bar and Bat Mitzvahs
  • and more!

  • For Special Event and Facility Rental information, or to schedule an appointment to view the National Aviary, please contact Katie Phillips, Facility Rentals and Group Sales Manager at 412-258-9436 or by email.

    All Rental Fees Include:

  • Access to select Aviary exhibits, including the free-flight Wetlands, Grasslands and Penguin Point

  • 60" table rounds, 6' and 8' banquet tables and seating set up prior to your arrival Podium and microphone
  • Complimentary parking in our 65-space lot Security guards, event supervisor, animal trainer and maintenance services
  • 10% discount available for non-profit organizations
  • Tropical Forest may be added to any rental for an additional $200
  • Bird encounters are available during your event for an additional $100-$200

  • Please note:
  • Guest totals above 250 require additional security at the renter's expense
  • The National Aviary does not permit the following either inside the facility or under the Rose Garden Tent: candles/votives, open flames, balloons, birdseed/rice tosses, glow toys (sticks, necklaces, bracelets, etc), straws/stirrers, or pets
  • Alcohol service not permitted during business hours of 10am-5pm
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    The National Aviary is supported in part through membership, donations, and funding from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission and the Allegheny Regional Asset District.
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