Snow is not an enrichment item in Congo, where Lincoln Park Zoo scientists study wild western lowland gorillas. In Chicago? Different story. Thanks to Regenstein Center for African Apes keeperRead More ›
Polar bears are well acquainted with snow in their native Arctic habitat. Black rhinos, a species native to east Africa, not so much. When Chicago is their home—the case for Lincoln Park Zoo’sRead More ›
Here’s a feel-good story for the holidays. A baby Hoffman’s two-toed sloth is thriving thanks to exemplary, supportive care from Animal Care and Veterinary Services staff.
The little slothRead More ›
Did you know the zoo has an ice skating rink at the Farm-in-the-Zoo? Glide past the Shetland ponies and warm up with a hot chocolate in the Main Barn at Ice Skating at Lincoln Park Zoo PresentedRead More ›
If you haven’t yet seen the zoo’s African penguins swimming, you owe yourself a viewing at the immersive, new RobertRead More ›
Lincoln Park Zoo’s 2016 holiday ornaments are now on sale! Zoo members get 20 percent off during a limited-time sale from November 25–December 4. Browse our wild and whimsical selections at theRead More ›
Yollocalli, a youth initiative of Chicago’s National Museum of Mexican Art, empowers teens and young adults in the Little Village community to paint fantastic murals, produce digital videoRead More ›