Lincoln Park Zoo

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July 27, 2014
Zoo Plant Highlights

Animals are always the focus, but plants play a big part in the Lincoln Park Zoo's beauty.

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May 6, 2014
Help Name the Baby Klipspringer

We need your help naming our baby klipspringer! Keepers have suggested a set of Swahili names for the tiny arrival, which is growing behind the scenes at Regenstein African Journey. Visit to vote for your favorite.

May 2, 2014
Photo of the Week: May 2, 2014

Our Photo of the Week: a newborn male Sichuan takin receives a bath from mom Jinse at Lincoln Park Zoo’s Antelope & Zebra Area.

May 1, 2014
Post from the President—A Little Lemur

A cute klipspringer, a tiny takin and now a little lemur--spring has already been busy with zoo babies. President and CEO Kevin Bell introduces us to the latest arrival at the Helen Brach Primate House.

April 30, 2014
Members-Only Morning Is May 3!

Members, watch gorillas wake up this Saturday with our exclusive Members-Only Morning! Packed with activities, this free event highlights how much we appreciate your support.

April 29, 2014
A Tiny Takin

Have you seen the baby Sichuan takin calf at Antelope & Zebra Area yet? Born last week, the little goat antelope will likely weigh 600 pounds when he's full grown!

April 28, 2014
Make Piñatas for the Animals!

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo on Sunday, May 4, by making creative interpretations of piñatas for the animals at Lincoln Park Zoo!

April 25, 2014
Party for the Planet

Celebrate Earth Day weekend with special piñatas for Lincoln Park Zoo's wildlife. Globes for lions and logs for gorillas are among the free fun on Saturday and Sunday. See the schedule!

April 25, 2014
Jammin’ at the Zoo Tickets Now on Sale to Public

Tickets for this summer’s first Jammin’ at the Zoo concert on June 26 are on sale to the general public today!

April 25, 2014
Photo of the Week: April 25

A baby klipspringer takes in its surroundings in our Photo of the Week. Born March 30, this tiny calf has had to be hand-reared behind the scenes at Regenstein African Journey. Even in adulthood, these dwarf antelopes reach just 24 inches in height.

April 24, 2014
Post from the President—Step into Spring

President and CEO Kevin Bell shares how spring is the perfect time to visit Chicago's free zoo. You can see daffodils and scilla in bloom and watch baby rhino King and baby gorillas Patty and Nayembi explore the outdoors.

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