It was neck and neck until the very end, but Otaru beat Otsu as the new name for snow monkey Ono's baby born April 13. Thanks to everyone who voted to help us name the second of three new arrivalsRead More ›
If you want to see firsthand the excitement—and growth—that animal encounters can inspire, there’s no better place than Lincoln Park Zoo’s Science Celebration.
This annual event, hosted byRead More ›
While visiting the Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo at Lincoln Park Zoo this spring or summer, you may notice large, football-shaped birds nesting in the tree canopy.
Although black-crownedRead More ›
Have you cast your vote yet to name Ono’s new baby? Choose your favorite name for the little one before the online poll ends Wednesday.
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Prairiefire crabapples, shooting stars (pictured), prairie trillium, Lenten rose and eastern redbud are among the plants zoo horticulturists will highlight in this year’s firstRead More ›
Congrats to Lincoln Park Zoo President and CEO Kevin Bell, who’s receiving an honorary doctorate from his alma mater, Syracuse University! This recognition celebrates his leadership at LincolnRead More ›
This conservation event is a great opportunity to highlight one of our favorite migratory species, black-crowned night herons. Endangered in Illinois, these birds have established a thrivingRead More ›
Our Photo of the Week shows a baby crowned lemur nestled up for a nap in mom Tucker’s hair. See if you can spot the new arrival, born April 17, this weekend at the Helen Brach Primate House.Read More ›