National Aviary

700 Arch Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15212 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About National Aviary

The National Aviary is a historic park and wedding venue in Pittsburgh that offers couples a one-of-a-kind experience for their wedding day. The venue's flexible event spaces are able to be transformed under the supervision of their special event professionals in order to make your wedding vision come to fruition. You and your guests can walk through their tropical exhibits and arrange for special appearances from some of their animals, including owls, parrots and penguins. Since 1952, the National Aviary has been a staple in the Pittsburgh community, and now it is your time to take advantage of their great facilities!

Facilities and Capacity
This venue is able to accommodate events of up to 175 people. Each event space brings a new element to your special day, allowing couples to customize their experience. Dance the night away underneath the Rose Garden Tent, enveloped by roses and ivory-covered walls for a beautiful outdoor celebration. Couples can also use the Atrium, a Victorian-inspired glass dome that allows you and your guests to look up at the stars as the night goes on.

Services Offered
The National Aviary is a full-service wedding venue with event coordination available. Their services include:

  • Bridal suite
  • Cleanup
  • Liability insurance
  • Parking
  • Setup
  • Wheelchair access


Location
The National Aviary is located in Allegheny-West, a neighborhood of Pittsburgh located a few blocks north from the Allegheny River. At this great location you will be near the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, Heinz Field, Carnegie Science Center and Rivers Casino Pittsburgh.

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25 Reviews for National Aviary

Recommended by 94% of couples


4.7 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.6
  • Professionalism 4.7
  • Flexibility 4.7
  • Value 4.7
  • Average response time 4.7

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    Bionca · Married on 08/24/2019

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    Amazing coordinators and staff

    I was just in awe at how amazing and perfect everything was. Atrias food was just too amazing. We had alot of complements on the food and venue. The guests were loving the aviary experience. So glad everyone was happy. Yvette was just a star to work with she went above and beyond helping clean up and coordinating everything. Ashley was also amazing at getting us information and emailing back and forth answering questions. I loved our wedding. Great weather, great food, great staff.

    Sent on 08/27/2019
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    Sadie · Married on 05/11/2019

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    A Unique and Amazing Experience

    This is the ABSOLUTE perfect wedding venue for anyone who wants to give their guests an amazing experience! To begin, it is such a gorgeous space, and it is located next to a park which is another amazing spot for photos. The events planning staff is amazing. Ashley and Laura were so helpful, quick to respond, and go above and beyond to make sure you are comfortable. There was supposed to be an event happening in the park the day of my wedding, and they reached out to the organization to make sure their music and events did not disrupt the wedding. (the event ended up cancelled). The food is also made on site and is one of the best meals I have had! For everything this space provides, it is a steal cost wise

    Sent on 06/09/2019

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National Aviary FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Bridal Suite, Chairs, Clean Up, Lighting/Sound, Parking, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue? 175
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue? 10
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 5
  • Describe your venue: Historic Building, Park
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party
  • What event services do you offer? Clean Up, Get Ready Rooms, Liability Insurance, Set Up
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Wheelchair Access

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    412-218-3168 (Phone number)

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