The remote landscapes of the Ndoki Forests are home to a variety of internationally recognized flagship species, including elephants, bongo, gorillas (above) and chimpanzees. Thankfully, all ofRead More ›
Tickets are now on sale for Zoo-ologie, our Auxiliary Board's annual fundraiser! Join us May 14 for an exotic Urban Zoo-Fari. Reserve your space by April 11 to enjoy the early-bird rate.
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On Saturday, June 25, Rachael Ray will host a special festival at Lincoln Park Zoo featuring music, food creations and beer and wine pairings curated by Rachael herself!Read More ›
Our Photo of the Week offers a pre-Easter look at one of the Flemish giant rabbits at the Farm-in-the-Zoo. This domesticated rabbit breed can weigh more than 20 pounds…although they’re not knownRead More ›
Keeper Dianne Mohr captured this sweet moment of 1-year-old gorilla Bella napping with her dad, Kwan, at Regenstein Center for African Apes. Beyond caring for gorillas at the zoo, Lincoln Park ZooRead More ›
Fennec fox Minnie has mastered the art of napping! In the wild, this nocturnal species spends much of the day hiding out from the heat of the Sahara Desert in underground dens. #FromACuratorRead More ›
The scientists with Lincoln Park Zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute spend a lot of time exploring green spaces in and around Chicago. Whether they’re surveying the species visiting Nature Boardwalk atRead More ›
One of the video monitoring cameras at Regenstein Center for African Apes recently caught the attention of Patty and Nayembi. The 3-year-old western lowland gorilla half-sisters soon determinedRead More ›
Who’s in our Photo of the Week? A baby snow monkey cuddling with mom Izumi at Regenstein Macaque Forest!
The new arrival was born in the early hours of March 18 and is the first offspringRead More ›