• Indoor Habitats Update

    The Aviary is now open 10 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. daily with limited capacity.  Face coverings required. 

    Seabirds, Streamside and Desert are currently closed due to Covid-19.

More than 100 exotic birds representing 36 species, plus tortoises and poison dart frogs, live among the gorgeous tropical plants in our immersive forest Aviary.

Related Conservation

Creating Safe Havens for Endangered Pacific Birds

The North Carolina Zoo participates in a multi-year effort to translocate birds endemic to the Marianas Islands that are threatened by invasive snakes to areas where they can thrive.

Nearby Art in the Park

The Bird Garden Sculpture

The Bird Garden

Jim Hirschfield & Sonya Ishii
Donated to the North Carolina Zoo by the artists

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Feeding Schedule

9:30 - 10:30 a.m.