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The Tracy Aviary

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589 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105-1111
+1 801-596-8500
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Fun viewing and interactions with many bird species

Went there on a winter day and still found it quite enjoyable. Plenty of birds still outside and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Hidden Gem

We visited the aviary on our last day in Utah. We were leaving that night and planned on visiting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melony W
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The oldest aviary in the U.S. features extensive collections, educational programs and exhibits of more than 130 different species of birds.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bird show” (53 reviews)
“liberty park” (65 reviews)
“beautiful birds” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
589 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84105-1111
+1 801-596-8500
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there on a winter day and still found it quite enjoyable. Plenty of birds still outside and they have several warm buildings where the birds keeps warm including our favorite, the Amazon Adventure. We did the Amazon Experience, for extra cost, where we got...More

2  Thank Wyosoldier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the aviary on our last day in Utah. We were leaving that night and planned on visiting the planetarium but knew that would not take all day. My husband found this and I am so glad we visited. Even in the cold we...More

2  Thank Melony W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located in Liberty Park, this aviary is not huge, but big enough for two/ three hours’ worth of exploring and discovering: There are trainers walking around with the birds, bird shows, as well as behind-the-scenes tours. The staff is very engaged and friendly. The newly...More

2  Thank Deutschlandreform
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Tracy Aviary is a gem! Over the past few years, they have so significantly improved that it is now one of the best places to go in SLC to meander and spend an enjoyable few hours, It is worth an annual membership just to...More

2  Thank Lori K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first time I went to the Tracey Aviary was on a Monday. I soon found out that this is the only day of the week without a bird show. I enjoyed my time but returned on a Wednesday. The bird show was in a...More

2  Thank fluggie_40
Reviewed 9 December 2017

The Tracy Aviary is in Liberty Park in the heart of Salt Lake City. The park itself is a great place to walk, people watch and generally have a fun time. The aviary is professionally maintained and the presentation of its inhabitants is magnificant. Depending...More

1  Thank utahbill2017
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I went here with my sister and nieces, and I was super impressed. I wasn't so excited to be going to a "bird zoo", but my mind was changed very quickly. This place is so fun and the birds are extraordinary. Just beautiful, and unique.

1  Thank Maggeex
Reviewed 12 November 2017

This is now one of my favorite places on earth. Such a wide variety of species, all in spacious and clean habitats. With a few quarters, you can feed the ducks in the various exhibits, which is a lot of fun. My favorite was the...More

2  Thank erinrenfroe
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Visiting our daughter in SLS, and looking for something to do when she was at work. There are indoor and outdoor exhibits, they are well done with the habitat as natural as possible in the space available. There are some raptors and large owls who...More

2  Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Had a few hours to spare while waiting for a flight and decided to visit the 1st aviary in the US. Previously a zoo, now a haven for birds only. Very clean and easy to walk around. Many types of birds, loved the flamingos and...More

2  Thank Karen K
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8 June 2017|
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Response from InDaWind | Reviewed this property |
I checked their website and the group has to be paid in one transaction. Adults $6, students/seniors/military $5,children$4 and Teachers are FREE! I hope this was helpful.