Lincoln Park Zoo

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August 27, 2014
Saving Smooth Green Snakes

We’re proud to announce the hatchings of nine smooth green snakes! The little insect-eaters came to the zoo as eggs—part of a new conservation partnership aimed at restoring the species to the McHenry County Conservation District.

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June 23, 2011
Butterfly Season Begins
June 23, 2011
Rough Week?

Tomorrow is Take Your Dog to Work Day. When you and Spot punch out, take a stroll around Nature Boardwalk then relax at the dog-friendly Patio at Cafe Brauer. Sip a soft drink, cocktail or beer. Nibble on crab cakes or bratwursts. And show your four-legged friend one of the best skyline views in the city.

June 23, 2011
Moonlight Mojitos and Shrimp Skewers, Anyone?

In addition to offering an incredible skyline view in a natural oasis, The Patio at Cafe Brauer serves delicious cocktails and entrees. Check out two of the most popular here.

June 22, 2011
Gardening Programs at the Zoo

Plant lovers identified ornamental beauties on zoo grounds with our Plentiful Perennials gardening class.

Grow your own green thumb by signing up for a zoo summer gardening program.

June 22, 2011
Animal Meet-and-Greet Today!

Join us in Wild Things gift shop today from 1–2 p.m. for an animal meet-and-greet. Learn fascinating information about zoo animals and get up close and personal with some of your favorite species. View a sneak peek here.

June 21, 2011
Mini Concerts at Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo hosted a pair of mini concerts today as part of Make Music Chicago. Give it a listen.

June 20, 2011
Summer Wish List

Getting ready for a wild summer? Consider giving our animal ambassadors some treats and toys to help them kick off the summer season. With your help, animals from rhinos to beavers will be having fun in the sun. Learn more here.

June 20, 2011
Make Music Chicago

Come to the zoo tomorrow from 1–1:45 p.m. for Make Music Chicago, when our city hosts free concerts, joining 460 cities around the world. The DePaul Community Music School and SuZOOki perform at Lincoln Park Zoo. Learn more here.

June 20, 2011
Join the Zoo Crew!

Looking for something for your fifth-eighth graders to do now that school is out? Sign them up for Zoo Crew!

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