Bird Walks at the Zoo

When: 9 a.m., one Saturday a month (see dates below)

Where: In front of the Bird House

Did you know that the Bird House isn't the only place to find birds at the Zoo?

The grounds of the National Zoo attract a wide variety of resident and migratory bird species throughout the year. Bird House keeper Debi Talbott will host a bird walk on Zoo grounds one Saturday morning a month. Whether you're new to birding or already an expert, join us to learn more about the fascinating world of birds!

The walks are on Saturdays, begin at 9 a.m., and last 1 hour. The dates are:

  • February 16
  • March 30
  • April 27
  • May 11
  • June 8
  • July 20
  • August 31
  • September 14
  • October 12
  • November 9
  • December 7

Interested participants should meet Debi at the front entrance to the Bird House and bring binoculars and a field guide if they have them. Additionally, participants should prepare for the weather. Unfortunately we are unable to accommodate school groups.