Lincoln Park Zoo

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August 31, 2014
Golden-Breasted Starling

A golden-breasted starling perches on a tree branch and shows its metallic blue wings inside the free flight area of McCormick Bird House. This species is from eastern Africa and lives in groups of up to a dozen.

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February 10, 2011
How Do You Zoo?

Looking for something for your kids to do on the Presidents Day holiday? Have them explore how the zoo makes custom homes for our amazing animals with How Do You Zoo!

February 8, 2011
Priority Registration for Conservation Camp and Zoo Crew

Open registration for Conservation Camp and Zoo Crew begins February 22, but you can sign up on February 15 by becoming a member! Visit our Education Programs page for more info on Conservation Camp, Zoo Crew and priority registration.

February 8, 2011
Lincoln Park Zoo Opposes Chimpanzees in Advertisements

Research by zoo scientists shows the use of chimpanzees in advertisements undermines their conservation and care. Learn more at Project ChimpCARE, and let CareerBuilder know what you think of their Super Bowl ad.

February 7, 2011
Give by Cell

Keep Lincoln Park Zoo free with just your thumb! Text LPZoo to 20222 to give $5 with your cell. Messaging and data rates may apply; see full details at www.lpzoo.org/mobilegiving.

February 7, 2011
Share What Makes the Zoo Special

Lincoln Park Zoo is a semi-finalist in Treacy Marketing Group’s “20 for 20” contest. Help us win $20,000 in strategic marketing services by sharing what makes the zoo special! Visit www.treacymarketing.com/20for20 to let them know why they should partner with us.

February 4, 2011
Blizzard at the Boardwalk
February 4, 2011
Share What Makes the Zoo Special

Lincoln Park Zoo is a semi-finalist in Treacy Marketing Group’s “20 for 20” contest. Help us win $20,000 in strategic marketing services by sharing what makes the zoo special! Visit www.treacymarketing.com/20for20 to let them know why they should partner with us.

February 4, 2011
Snow Day

In the wake of the blizzard, Lincoln Park Zoo staff dug into a day of shovels and snacks. Read the feature and see a Snow Day Slideshow from Director of Horticulture Brian Houck.

February 3, 2011
Summer Scholarship Deadline

While you’re snowed in, get ready for summer! Scholarship applications for a free week of Conservation Camp or Zoo Crew are due February 9. Click here to see the details—and learn about priority registration for donors and members.

February 3, 2011
Open Again

Lincoln Park Zoo is open for normal hours today. If you're looking to avoid cabin fever, bundle up and come on by!

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