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: Stories from the People of the Longhouse
On January 25 at noon ET, join storyteller Perry Ground for traditional legends showcasing the birds, beliefs, customs, and history of the Haudenosaunee people.
Webinar: Bird Brother – A Falconer’s Journey and the Healing Power of Wildlife with Rodney Stotts
On February 2 at noon ET, be inspired by Rodney Stotts as he shares his story to becoming one of America’s few Black master falconers.
Webinar: Watching and Counting Birds is Fun – Tips for the Great Backyard Bird Count
Join us for a free webinar on February 16 at 2 pm ET to help you make birdwatching easier and more fun—right in time for the 25th Great Backyard Bird Count.
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.