Lincoln Park Zoo

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November 24, 2015
Gobble, Gobble!

Here’s a little-known fact you’ll gobble-gobble up: wild turkeys live in the Chicago area.

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September 15, 2015
Obu in the Touch-Screen Booth

What’s new for baby snow monkey Obu? How about interacting with one of the touch-screen computers at Regenstein Macaque Forest!

September 15, 2015
See the Lions at Night!

Don’t miss our final after-hours Twilight Safari of the season on Wednesday, September 23.

September 14, 2015
Enjoy Fall Fest at the Zoo in October!

Get ready to harvest some family fun at the zoo’s Fall Fest next month!

September 14, 2015
Your Attention, Please

What’s “vigilance behavior”? Urban Wildlife Institute ecologist Liza Watson Lehrer gets all squirrelly about the term in our latest Chicago Wildlife Watch blog post.

September 11, 2015
Photo of the Week: September 11

Fennec fox Minnie seems to be checking out the camera in our Photo of the Week! This desert predator’s large ears help it to dissipate heat…and detect prey.

September 11, 2015
Free Garden Tour Tomorrow Morning

An iris blooming in September is an uncommon sight. Discover what other surprises the zoo’s gardens offer at tomorrow’s free Second Saturdays Garden Tour.

September 10, 2015
Teenage Wildlife

Eight Chicago high schools are participating in the zoo’s Partners in Fieldwork program this school year.

September 10, 2015
Tails of the City

Sip wine at the zoo at night with urban ecologists sharing wild tails of the city.

September 9, 2015
Happy Hatches for Ornate Box Turtles

26 ornate box turtles hatched at Lincoln Park Zoo and Brookfield Zoo recently, boosting efforts to restore this threatened Illinois species in partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

September 9, 2015
A Coyote Huddle

A group of coyotes are among the latest wildlife caught on camera by the zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute. “Camera traps” throughout the Chicagoland area help zoo scientists ID which species call the region home.

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