The Visitor Center is the front door to the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Explore our online webinars, workshops, self-guided tours, and learn how you can get involved.
Live Online Events
Webinar: Birds of the World – Amazing Migrations
Discover which birds have the longest, highest, fastest, and farthest flights, among other fascinating migration facts during this webinar. On September 20 at 1 p.m. Eastern, we’ll take a tour of the Earth’s most remarkable migratory birds and demonstrate how to use Birds of the World.
Webinar: Migratory Journeys Mapped – The Magic of eBird
eBird’s Status and Trends maps will help you learn where and when a particular species is most likely on the move this migration season. On September 22 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern, join Team eBird to learn about these magical maps and more!
Webinar: How the BirdCast Team Created Super-Accurate Bird “Forecasts”
See how radar can predict bird migration this fall during our webinar on September 24 at noon Eastern.
Virtual Tours and More
Find Your Project
We have dozens of ways for you to be a part of our mission to study and protect birds.
Virtual Tour: Wall of Birds
Explore 270 species on the Visitor Center Wall of Birds mural. Learn about evolution and biodiversity while appreciating the artwork of Jane Kim.
What to Do
Explore the Visitor Center inside and out with these guides.
Bird Sightings at the Lab
Find out which birds have been spotted around the Lab’s Sapsucker Woods.
Virtual Tours: Explore Artwork and Experience Our Trails
Use the PocketSights app to explore the Visitor Center trails at Sapsucker Woods.
Explore Archived Events
Explore our wide collection of recorded lectures and discussions about Lab programs and all things birds.