Lincoln Park Zoo

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April 21, 2015
Five Years of Urban Wildlife Biodiversity Monitoring

From coyotes to chipmunks, the zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute has mapped the Chicago ecosystem for five years now. Director Seth Magle shares some discoveries—as well as big plans ahead.

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February 12, 2015
Sleep Over at the Zoo!

Want to spend the night at the zoo with your child? Sleep next to white-faced saki monkeys, two-toed sloths and river otters?

February 12, 2015
Post from the President--A New Red Panda Pair

President and CEO Kevin Bell introduces the zoo's newest arrivals: two red pandas at the Kovler Lion House. He also shares how Lincoln Park Zoo scientists serve as matchmakers for wildlife across the country.

February 12, 2015
Emerald Elegance

The spectacular colors of an emerald starling shine in this #PhotoFromACurator. Native to western Africa, this songbird catches insects in flight and uses its strong beak to probe for food in the soil.

February 11, 2015
Zooming in on Izumi

The snow monkeys continue to adjust to their new home at Regenstein Macaque Forest! This photo #FromACurator shows female “Izumi” traversing one of the exhibit's heated rocks. 

February 11, 2015
Deer’s Looking at You, Kid

They’ll fall off come spring, but for now the antlers on the zoo’s male white-lipped deer are looking mighty impressive.

February 11, 2015
Summer Camp Early Registration Starts Today

Early registration for Lincoln Park Zoo’s hugely popular summer camps for kids—Conservation Camp and Zoo Crew—began today, starting with Donor Club members.

February 10, 2015
Bears and Hyenas: Where Are They Now?

Lincoln Park Zoo supporters may be wondering that about polar bear Anana, sun bear Fong (pictured), Andean bear Manny and spotted hyenas Thika and Kai.

February 10, 2015
Make Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Animals!

Show your affection for Lincoln Park Zoo’s animals on Valentine’s Day by making special gifts for them!

February 9, 2015
Takin Treats for Two Birthdays

Smashable signs and edible enrichment offered the perfect treats to celebrate the second birthdays of Sichuan takins Xing Fu and Mengyao.

February 9, 2015
Zoo Babies 101

Everyone loves baby gorillas, but the zoo’s animal care experts know that welcoming a little gorilla isn’t as simple as letting nature take its course. Get the inside scoop on wild matchmaking this Thursday at Wine & Wildlife: Animal Attractions.

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