The heat is on! But you can help the animals at Lincoln Park Zoo chill out by chipping in for fun, seasonal items on our new summer-themed Wish List.
Pool toys for harbor sealsRead More ›
Native plants are thriving across the zoo, like these Queen-of-the-Prairie perennials with their cotton-candy blooms at the Waterfowl Lagoon.
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Baby gorilla Nayembi has been reintroduced to her mom, Rollie, and mother-and-daughter pair Bana and Patty behind the scenes at Regenstein Center for African Apes. As this video shows, the group,Read More ›
How does Lincoln Park Zoo ensure animals are comfortable when temperatures rise? Refreshing pools do their part, but every species has the option to stay in the shade, asRead More ›
As the city goes through a mini heat wave, visitors may find themselves envying the harbor seals at Kovler Sea Lion Pool. These marine mammals spend their days in the water, buffered from theRead More ›
Our Photo of the Week: a view of Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo from the Nature Boardwalk Peoples Gas Education Pavilion.
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Will Schueller catches up with zoo news at his grandmother’s house in Plainfield. Have you seen the Summer 2013 magazine yet? It’s all about zoo social groups and social studies!Read More ›