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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August 8, 2014
Free Garden Tour Tomorrow!

Join us this Saturday, August 9, for a free garden tour with our expert horticulturists. The tour meets at the Nature Boardwalk kiosk near Cafe Brauer at 10 a.m.

August 8, 2014
Photo of the Week: August 8

Chimpanzee Cashew takes in a spot of sunshine at Regenstein Center for African Apes in our Photo of the Week! Take advantage of the fine weather yourself with a visit this weekend.

August 7, 2014
Stretch Out Summer

Yoga at the Zoo Presented by Walgreens continues through September. Join us for an outdoor session at the beautiful Peoples Gas Education Pavilion!

August 7, 2014
Post from the President--Stretching into the Sky

Construction continues on the zoo's west end, but Regenstein Macaque Forest is starting to resemble a real exhibit, President and CEO Kevin Bell shares. Get the latest on this future home for Japanese snow monkeys.

August 7, 2014
New Summer Additions

Waterfalls, new gardens and a thriving prairie ecosystem—summer has brought some significant changes to zoo grounds! Read about the exciting new additions here.

August 6, 2014
Relax at the Pond with Locally Sourced

Want to make the most of what remains of summer? Join us Wednesday nights from 5:30–7:30 p.m. at the Patio at Café Brauer for Locally Sourced, featuring local music, local art, local produce and drink specials from Lagunitas Brewing Company!

August 6, 2014
Behind The Scenes

Have you ever wondered what happens behind the scenes to make Lincoln Park Zoo so special? From feeding to training, we highlight the details here.

August 5, 2014
Ready for an Adults Night Out?

No kids. No crowds. Strolling among exhibits with a beer or glass of wine in hand. Sound fun? Join us this Friday, August 8, for Adults Night Out, an evening at the zoo just for grownups!

August 4, 2014
Catching Some Zs
Our growing Mangalitsa piglet enjoys a nice snooze next to mom at the Farm-in-the-Zoo in this post From a Curator!
August 3, 2014
Expert Zoo Care

Every zoo resident requires unique attention depending on its age and condition. See how zoo veterinarians resemble small-town doctors in caring for this wild community.

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