Events

Lectures

You are invited to our spring and fall lecture series at the National Zoo.

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Bird Sighting: A Gallery Talk

Exhibition curator Joanna Marsh and Pete Marra, head of the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center, explore the overlap between art and nature as they walk through the new exhibit The Singing and the Silence: Birds in Contemporary Art.

This free event takes place at the American Art Museum on January 13 from 6 to 7 p.m.

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Field Trips

SMBC members can attend field trips to local birding hotspots led by our scientists.

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Bird Fest

Bird Fest is held in May in celebration of International Migratory Bird Day.

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