Audubon Pennsylvania strives to conserve and restore the habitats we share with wildlife, primarily focusing on birds. With a century's worth of conservation history, Audubon works with communities to raise awareness about the importance of protecting the environment. Our programs aim to educate people from all strides of life and encourage them to explore what is right in their backyard.

 
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Bird Walks

Free Saturday morning walks with a guide.

Want to discover what birds are living in your neighborhood? Come see the amazing variety of bird species at the Strawberry Mansion Reservoir on a walk led by a local ornithologist (that means bird expert!). No pre-registration required. Binoculars are available to borrow.

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'Round the Reservoir

Free guided tours of the Center and grounds.

Come explore The Discovery Center and all that it has to offer! Bring a bagged lunch to our multi-purpose room and learn about the topic of the day: birds, the environment, the city of Philadelphia and more. After, enjoy a tour of the building and a guided trail walk (about 1.2 miles round trip). No pre-registration required.

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Native Container Gardening

Free native plant garden workshop.

Want to help birds in your backyard? Our container garden workshop discusses native plants and their benefits to Philadelphia residents and wildlife. Each participant can choose a unique up-cycled container and a variety of native flowering plants to build your own container garden to take home. Come grow with us and make your backyard a little greener. Pre-registration required. Please email: info@discoveryphila.org

 
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Rain Check Workshop

Audubon PA is hosting a workshop to learn more about rain, runoff and how it affects the City of Philadelphia. Come learn how you can get a free rain barrel from the Philadelphia Water Department! Reduced pricing for downspout planters, rain gardens, depaving, and permeable pavers will also be offered. No pre-registration required.

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Plant Walks

Join the Audubon staff to take a closer look at the plants of the Strawberry Mansion Reservoir. Native vs. invasive plants, what plants attract which birds - get all your questions answered! No pre-registration required.

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Senior Programs

Audubon holds a number of programs just for seniors within our community. We offer a wide range of activities such as dance lessons, art classes, and educational classes about birds and nature. Come and have some fun with us! No pre-registration required.