Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center Education and Outreach

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From school programs and family festivals to citizen science and professional training courses, the Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center engages people of all ages and backgrounds in learning about the wonders of migratory birds.

Bridging the Americas / Unidos por las aves

Students in Maryland, Virginia and D.C. connect with students in Latin America through shared migratory birds.

Migratory Bird FAQs

A small, yellow bird with some black and orange feathers, called a prairie warbler, perched on a green branch
Get answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Neotropical migratory birds.

Recursos acerca de aves migratorias en español

a Baltimore oriole sits on a branch

Obtén respuestas a preguntas frecuentes sobre aves migratorias, y descubre un programa que conecta a clases de escuelas primarias en América Latina y los Estados Unidos a través de aves migratorias compartidas.

World Migratory Bird Day

Spread your wings for bird conservation at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo! The World Migratory Bird Day festival features family friendly activities, games and demonstrations.

Experience Migration

The Smithsonian's National Zoo’s historic 1928 Bird House will transform into Experience Migration, a first-of-its-kind attraction that immerses visitors in the annual journeys of western hemisphere birds.