Cornell Lab of Ornithology
159 Sapsucker Woods Rd.
Ithaca, NY 14850
Visitor Center Hours
10 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily
Closed Thanksgiving Day and the week between Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Hours may change due to special events.
The Sapsucker Woods Sanctuary is open daily, dawn to dusk
Admission is free. We appreciate donations and member support to help grow and develop Visitor Center experiences.
Welcome to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. You'll find us nestled in Sapsucker Woods just outside Ithaca, New York. We invite you to visit and discover all that our Visitor Center has to offer here at the Imogene Powers Johnson Center for Birds and Biodiversity.
Please Note: A Lab tour will not be available on Wednesday, September 21. Also, no Lab tour or trail walk on Saturday, September 24.
Warber on coffee plantation. Guillermo Santos
Take a free weekend bird walk!
Take a tour or trail walk with us! Behind the scenes building tours and guided bird walks take place throughout the week. Click here for more information
Monday Night Seminar: October 3
Speaker Amanda Rodewald will discuss the benefits of shade coffee for birds and for people. 7:30 p.m. in our auditorium.