Lincoln Park Zoo

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May 27, 2015
A Baby for Makari at Kansas City Zoo

Former Lincoln Park Zoo gorilla Makari has given birth to the first baby gorilla at Kansas City Zoo in 40 years! Both mom and baby are doing well.

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May 1, 2015
Photo of the Week: May 1

For our Photo of the Week, what’s cuter than a red panda poking its head up? Visit breeding pair Phoenix and Leafa from 10 a.m. to noon to see them when they’re most active!

April 30, 2015
A New Look for Our Logo?

Does this Lincoln Park Zoo logo look a little different? It’s crafted from countless camera-trap photos of #ChicagoWildlife over five years!

April 29, 2015
Make Piñatas for the Animals this Saturday!

Get ready for Cinco de Mayo by making edible piñatas for the animals at Lincoln Park Zoo this Saturday!

April 29, 2015
A Breakfast Break

What’s your favorite spot to take in breakfast? Bachelor gorilla Mosi enjoys lounging in a hammock outside Regenstein Center for African Apes!

April 28, 2015
Coyote Composite

How many Chicago wildlife photos have been collected by the zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute? Enough to make this cool coyote mosaic!

April 28, 2015
Slither and Yon

This Mexican lance-headed rattlesnake blends into his exhibit at Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House.

April 27, 2015
Sights of Spring

Want to believe winter is finally behind us? Just check out the cherry blossoms joining the spring bloom at Lincoln Park Zoo!

April 27, 2015
Looking Out
One of our Flemish giant rabbits, neatly framed by a log at the Farm-in-the-Zoo. #FromACurator
April 27, 2015
Welcome to the Herd

Who’s that? Our Sichuan takin herd checks out a new addition, crafted by our Volunteer Enrichment Group to celebrate calf Kalsang’s first birthday last week.

April 24, 2015
Spring Skyline

The view from the Lester E. Fisher Bridge is one of our favorites…and it’s thankfully starting to show signs of spring! Come see for yourself this weekend.

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