Lincoln Park Zoo

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September 3, 2015
Post from the President--Head of the Class

Lincoln Park Zoo's living classroom has a new educator in chief! President and CEO Kevin Bell introduces Vice President of Education and Community Engagement Dana Murphy, who aims to share the wonders of wildlife with all of Chicago.

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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.

June 11, 2015
Win Tickets to Wine & Wildflowers Garden Party!

Want to win tickets to the zoo’s Wine & Wildflowers Garden Party or an Evening Sculpture Stroll?

June 10, 2015
Stork Stand-Ins

The new stork chick at Regenstein Birds of Prey Exhibit is actually a foster hatch, having come here as an egg from Detroit Zoo to be reared by our practiced parents, Jethro and Cheyenne. Frank Mathie shares the details for ABC 7 Chicago.

June 9, 2015
New Faces at the Zoo

Baby snow monkey Obu is just one of the new faces at Lincoln Park Zoo this spring! Meet all our new arrivals.

June 9, 2015
One Wild ADOPT

African wild dogs are endangered. Want to help us protect them? Here’s one way.

June 8, 2015
Happy World Oceans Day

This global conservation event is a perfect time to highlight our favorite marine mammals—the harbor seals at the Kovler Sea Lion Pool! Meet the trio here.

June 8, 2015
A Night at the Zoo Just for Grownups!

Who says carousels are just for kids? Welcome to Adults Night Out at Lincoln Park Zoo.

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