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April 24, 2015
Spring Skyline

The view from the Lester E. Fisher Bridge is one of our favorites…and it’s thankfully starting to show signs of spring! Come see for yourself this weekend.

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February 6, 2015
Cool Camping for Presidents Day

Looking for something fun for your kids to do on Presidents Day? Have them spend the holiday at the zoo learning all about primates! Register for Presidents Day Zoo Camp Today!

February 5, 2015
Playing in the Pool

It might be frigid outside but you'd never know it watching our Asian small-clawed otters frolicking in their pool at Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House! #FromACurator

February 5, 2015
Make a Date with Wine & Wildlife

Our February 12 Wine & Wildlife program has a sweetheart of a theme: the myths of animal mating. Register today to hear four zoo experts set the record straight on wild matchmaking.

February 4, 2015
Snow Sightings

We’ve seen all kinds of species exploring the snow, including the red wolves at the Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo! Did you know that all red wolves today are descended from just 17 wolves rescued from the wild?

February 4, 2015
Register Today to Run for the Zoo!

Open registration has begun for this year’s United Run for the Zoo, which laces up Sunday, June 7! Sign up today to get your spot on the starting line—and support Chicago’s free zoo.

February 3, 2015
Stepping in the Snow

The snow monkeys at Regenstein Macaque Forest lived up to their names today, climbing and leaping through the snow drifts of their new exhibit!

February 3, 2015
A Hornbill Hello

Greetings from our red-billed hornbill at Regenstein African Journey! This African species uses its long bill to gather fruit, seeds and insects.

February 2, 2015
Measuring the Lives of Mountain Gorillas

How do you measure the relationship between a male mountain gorilla and the infants in its group? Start with hormones, zoo scientist Stacy Rosenbaum shares in our latest blog post.

February 2, 2015
Winter Work for the Birds

It’s cold, but that doesn’t stop Lead Keeper of Birds Chris Fuehrmeyer from breaking ice on the Hope B. McCormick Swan Pond to keep the waterfowl cozy.

February 1, 2015
Early Closing Notice

Lincoln Park Zoo will close at 2 p.m. today to ensure our staff can get home safely. We apologize for any inconvenience...and hope you can enjoy the snowy weather!

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