Our Visitor Center is filled with science exhibits and artwork, nestled within a 230-acre sanctuary with 4 miles of trails for exploring.
Visitor Center Hours
Open daily, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Trails open dawn to dusk
No dogs or bicycles, please
Webinars, self-guided tours, and more!
Check out our event calendar to find out what’s happening
Plan Your Visit
Watch birds. Take a stroll. Listen to the woods.
Enjoy our art and science exhibits; watch birds rain or shine; and explore 4 miles of trails through our 230-acre sanctuary.
What’s Happening Today at the Cornell Lab
Recent Bird Sightings
In Our Auditorium
No exhibits at this time
Family Story Time - Jun 09Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Road, Ithaca, NY
Beginner Bird Walk - Jun 10Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Road, Ithaca, NY
Learn More OutdoorsCornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Road, Ithaca, NY
Beginner Bird Walk - Jun 11Cornell Lab of Ornithology 159 Sapsucker Woods Road, Ithaca, NY
How to Get Here
Cornell Lab of Ornithology
159 Sapsucker Woods Rd
Ithaca, NY 14850
Find us on a map
Bus: TCAT Route 31. Details.
Free shuttle for Cornell staff and students runs 4 times daily between Cornell Lab and Cornell University, Mon–Fri, during the fall and spring semesters. Details.
Visitor Center is accessible; wheelchairs are available for indoor use. Wheelchairs are not recommended on the nature trails.
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