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The Zoo will be closed Saturday, Jan. 29, due to winter weather.

The Zoo is open Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Entry passes are required for all guests, including infants. All visitors ages 2 and older are required to wear a mask in all indoor spaces at the Zoo, regardless of their vaccination status. Fully vaccinated visitors do not need to wear a mask in outdoor areas. Select animal buildings remain closed.

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Are you ready to join the Bird Friendly® movement? Get started and find out how you can make a difference for birds by clicking on the most relevant box for you or your organization below.

Smithsonian Bird Friendly has compiled the information and resources to make it easy for you to migrate to a more Bird Friendly lifestyle. You can take flight to support birds here — whether you're an individual curious about actions you can take to live a more Bird Friendly lifestyle, a coffee professional interested in becoming Bird Friendly certified, a consumer hoping to get your favorite grocer to carry Bird Friendly coffee, or a Zoo or Aquarium professional seeking to switch to Bird Friendly at your concession stands.

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Curious about how to live a more Bird Friendly lifestyle? Get started today with these 7 simple actions.

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