Find a suprising diversity of birds with guided tours led by NYC Audubon
Discover the surprising diversity of birds that call Bryant Park home during migratory season with guided tours. Located in the heart of Midtown, Bryant Park is a hotspot for avian visitors and birders alike. Past sightings include warblers, tanagers, vireos, thrushes, and even a Chuck-will’s-widow!
Our birding tours are held in the spring and fall of each year.
Dates and times
Spring Birding Tours: April 22, 2019 - June 6, 2019
Fall Birding Tours: September 9, 2019 - October 17, 2019
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2018 Birding Tour List of Sightings
Bryant Park's Birding Tours take place during Spring and Fall migrations, when dozens of species use the park as a pit stop on their seasonal journeys. Over the years, 129 unique species of bird have been spotted in Bryant Park. This list will be updated with each tour's list of sightings.
Birds in Bryant Park
The Common Yellowthroat
I would like to take this occasion to focus on a charming visitor to Bryant Park; at certain times of year this is the most abundant bird species in the parkRead more
The Great American Woodcock in Bryant Parkposted October 17, 2017
One of the hallmarks of early-spring migration, arriving just as the snows begin to melt in mid-March, is a curious bird called the American Woodcock.Read more