Lincoln Park Zoo

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July 3, 2015
From A Curator

Japanese Macaque female “Mito” takes a dip in the water to cool off at the Regenstein Macaque Forest. #FromACurator

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April 13, 2015
Deadline for Teen Internship Application

Teens have only until this Friday, April 17, to apply for an internship, research apprenticeship or camp volunteer role at Lincoln Park Zoo this summer.

April 13, 2015
A Green Good Morning
This green tree frog is displaying his awesome ability to camouflage himself on a branch! #FromACurator
April 10, 2015
A Fine Falcon

The smallest falcon species, American kestrels use their sharp beaks to prey on small birds and mammals, although large insects make up a large part of their summer diet. See the species at the Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo this weekend!

April 10, 2015
Photo of the Week: April 10

2-year-old gorilla Patty is the picture of focus as she tries to tease a treat out of a tube in our Photo of the Week. “Puzzle feeders” are just one option for caregivers looking to enrich species throughout the zoo.

April 10, 2015
Free Garden Tour Saturday

Daffodils are blooming at the zoo—just in time for our first FREE Second Saturdays Garden Tour, which takes place Saturday at 10 a.m.

April 9, 2015
A Sleepy Gorilla Baby

Can’t get enough cute photos of baby gorilla Bella? Neither can we! Here’s another look at the 6-week-old courtesy of Assistant Lead Keeper Janice McNernie.

April 9, 2015
Build a Primate

Have you Built a Primate at yet? Make the monkey of your dreams—or try to match 11 real species!

April 9, 2015
Make Enrichment for the Animals!

Take a whack at making edible piñatas for the zoo’s animals this Saturday from 1–3:30 p.m. at our next Animal Enrichment Workshop!

April 8, 2015
Gorilla Girls Together

Half-sisters Patty and Nayembi get close and cuddly with baby gorilla‬ Bella. While mom Bahati is still in charge, the 6-week-old gorilla increasingly receives care from other members of the group.

April 8, 2015
One Cool Campout

Want to Campout at the Zoo this summer? Registration for families with kids ages 5–12 is open now!

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