Lincoln Park Zoo

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August 28, 2015
Photo of the Week: August 28

Zookeeper Allycia Darst holds red panda cub Addison for her behind-the-scenes physical in our Photo of the Week! Addison continues to grow in an off-exhibit den with brother Clark and mom Leafa.

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June 16, 2015
A Close Look at Care

Conservation Camp is underway at Lincoln Park Zoo! As part of their support for the program, Banfield Pet Hospital has vets sharing expert info on animal care, with campers treating “patients” like this toy dog.

June 16, 2015
A Furry Fave for Father’s Day

Looking for a perfect gift for Dad this Father’s Day? Celebrate zoo animal dads and their kids, like snow monkey baby Obu, with a special ADOPT that supports their care at Lincoln Park Zoo!

June 15, 2015
Snow Monkeys Try the Touch-Screens

The snow monkeys are learning to use the touch-screens built into Regenstein Macaque Forest...each at its own pace. Scientist Katherine Cronin shares the latest on the voluntary research.

June 15, 2015
Visit the Rhinos at Night!

Sign up for our next Twilight Safari tour on June 24 and explore the zoo at night after the crowds have gone home!

June 14, 2015
Look for Baby Obu!

Can't get enough of the snow monkeys? Look for baby Obu and stop by Snow Monkey Science at 11:40 a.m. daily!

June 13, 2015
Visit the New Stork Chick

Have you seen the new stork chick? His beak will grow to be as long as his mother's in order to spear prey.

June 13, 2015
Free Sculpture Show Tours

Join our free Sculpture Show Tours every weekend this summer to immerse yourself in local art!


June 12, 2015
Photo of the Week: June 12, 2015

He’s not quite two years old, but baby black rhino King has rapidly approached the size of his mom, Kapuki, as you can see for yourself in our Photo of the Week.

June 12, 2015
Chimpanzees Receive Increased Federal Protection

Lincoln Park Zoo applauds the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) decision and announcement today to list both captive and wild chimpanzees as endangered under the Endangered Species Act (ESA).

June 11, 2015
Post from the President--Hatch and Release

After a "head start" at Lincoln Park Zoo, 11 ornate box turtles were reintroduced to Illinois sand prairies yesterday. President and CEO Kevin Bell shares how we're helping this threatened Illinois species.

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