Lincoln Park Zoo

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July 31, 2014
Hillside Haven

Prairie wildflowers provide painterly splashes of color in a recently landscaped hillside garden at Nature Boardwalk at Lincoln Park Zoo.

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July 15, 2014
Free Outdoor Movies at the Zoo!

Zoovies—our free outdoor summer movie series—starts Thursday, July 24! Check out the full schedule.

July 15, 2014
Summer Sounds at the Patio Tonight

Classical guitarist Gabriel Dictu will be performing at tonight's Summer Sounds at the Patio from 5:30-7:30. Stop by for the music, delicious eats and the beautiful pondside view.

July 14, 2014
Back in the Field to Save Black-Footed Ferrets
July 14, 2014
Midsummer Night’s Scene

The beavers at the Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo are mainly nocturnal, becoming more active after the zoo closes for the day. But you’ll see them stir during our next Twilight Safari on Wednesday, July 23.

July 13, 2014
Playful Patty

Baby gorilla Patty is so playful she uses both her hands and feet to have fun. Patty and the rest of Kwan's gorilla troop can be found at Regenstein Center for African Apes.

July 12, 2014
Green Tree Python

Spotting a green tree python in its exhibit isn’t easy. As our Field Note explains, these reptiles possess an incredible ability to blend into the elements—and ambush prey from above.

July 12, 2014
White-Cheeked Baby Gibbon

Juvenile white-cheeked gibbon Daxin is growing fast at the Helen Brach Primate House.

July 11, 2014
Photo of the Week: July 11

A baby joey peeks out of the pouch—and over mom—in our Photo of the Week. The little one, whose gender is still undetermined, is the third joey for the red kangaroo mob at the Antelope & Zebra Area.

July 11, 2014
One Fine, Feathered Wish List

We admit we’re winging it here. This month’s Wish List—which lets you provide extra amenities and treats for the zoo’s animals—is strictly for the birds.

July 10, 2014
Post from the President--Growing Joeys

There's a new joey jumping at the zoo's Antelope & Zebra Area, President and CEO Kevin Bell shares. A member helped pick the perfect name, Jack, but it looks like this new arrival may soon have company.

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