Learn About Species Across the Globe

The animals we exhibit serve as ambassadors for their wild cousins. From reclusive reptiles to massive mammals, the species here in Chicago educate visitors on animal facts and help zoo scientists protect wildlife around the world.

Mammals   Birds   Reptiles   Amphibians

New Arrivals

Wondering what's new at the zoo? Two zoo babies are enjoying their first birthday celebrations and growing right before our eyes!

Wondering what's new at the zoo? Two babies are enjoying birthday milestones as they grow right before our eyes: white-cheeked gibbon Daxin and black rhino King.

See the New Arrivals!

Exhibits and Animal Houses

Regenstein African Journey
McCormick Bear Habitat
McCormick Bird House
Regenstein Birds of Prey Exhibit
Helen Brach Primate House
Kovler Lion House
Kovler Sea Lion Pool
Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo
  Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo
Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House
Hope B. McCormick Swan Pond
Waterfowl Lagoon
Regenstein Center for African Apes
Antelope & Zebra Area
Regenstein Macaque Forest

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Posts from the Curators

What’s New with Baby Rhino King?
March 13, 2014

This past fall was an exciting time at Regenstein African Journey as we welcomed our first black rhino calf in 25 years. It’s hard to believe it’s already been six months since King was born last August 26. During that time we’ve seen him grow physically from 60 pounds to close to 600 pounds!