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Aviary closed today for construction work

| Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009

The National Aviary in the North Side will be closed to visitors today so workers can pour concrete in the bird park's main hallway.

The hallway will lead to the aviary's penguin exhibit, Penguin Point, which is under construction and scheduled to open in late May.

The aviary will reopen Wednesday under normal winter hours of operation, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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