Lincoln Park Zoo

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October 23, 2014
BBC One Highlights High-Tech Heart Care for Chimpanzees

Lincoln Park Zoo’s veterinary team is among the leaders in using internal EKG monitors to keep tabs on chimpanzee cardiac care. This clip from BBC One’s “Operation Wild” shares the high-tech approach to health.

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April 26, 2011
The Mind of the Chimpanzee

Zoo scientists Elizabeth Lonsdorf and Steve Ross share insights into the mind of our closest living relatives in a special lecture tomorrow. Learn the latest findings from researchers around the world, including updates on chimpanzee communication, tool-use and cooperation. Lecture takes place at Northwestern University. Zoo members receive a discount on registration. Learn more here.

April 23, 2011
More Earth Day Fun

The Earth Day celebration continues today with extra enrichment for animals throughout the zoo. See the schedule!

April 22, 2011
Swallows Swooping at Nature Boardwalk
April 22, 2011
Mothers-To-Be Receive Zoo Onesies from the Women's Board

The Women’s Board of Lincoln Park Zoo donated zoo onesies to more than 300 mothers-to-be at St. Anthony’s Hospital’s first-ever community baby shower. In addition to the adorable outfits, families from Little Village, Pilsen and North Lawndale received pointers on prenatal and postnatal care. See the photo after the jump!

April 22, 2011
Get Ready to Run!

Get ready to run! United Run for the Zoo takes place June 5. Be sure to register early - the race sells out!

April 21, 2011
Animal Enrichment for Earth Day

Join the Earth Day fun this Friday and Saturday with Lincoln Park Zoo’s amazing animals. Special enrichment will be offered across the zoo as part of this celebration of nature. See the schedule!

April 21, 2011
Yoga at the Zoo

Take in views of the city skyline as you stretch your limbs and connect with nature. Yoga at Lincoln Park Zoo offers convenient—and relaxing—adult or parent and toddler yoga classes.

April 21, 2011
Collaborations in Care
April 20, 2011
Zoo-ologie

Join us Saturday, May 21 for Zoo-ologie, a one-of-a-kind gala in the heart of the zoo. Benefit zoo conservation programs while enjoying cocktails, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, a silent auction, music and dancing under the stars.

April 18, 2011
Kings of the Boardwalk

Coordinator of Wildlife Management Vicky Hunt spots some “royal” birds at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo.

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