Feathers, wings and hollow bones are just a few of the physical characteristics that enable birds to fly. The ability to fly has allowed a great diversity of birds to arise and successfully adapt to habitats across the globe. Wings of the World welcomes visitors to a celebration of flight.
Originally a reptile house built in 1936, Wings of the World was renovated in 1996 to house and display a variety of birds from songbirds to puffins. Elaborate artwork and lavishly planted aviaries give life to naturalistic exhibits, portraying habitats such as rainforests, grasslands and wetlands.