Lincoln Park Zoo

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December 22, 2014
ZooLights Schedule Reminder

ZooLights Presented by ComEd and PNC Bank will take a break on December 24 and 25, but the lights will shine after that from December 26 to January 4.

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November 10, 2014
Chicago Wildlife Rears Its Head

Raccoons are among the species spotted by zoo scientists studying #ChicagoWildlife. Help researchers ID 1 million animal pics at!

November 7, 2014
Photo of the Week: November 7, 2014

Baby gorilla girl Patty enjoys some pre-birthday party festivities in our Photo of the Week.

November 7, 2014
Spend the Night in an Ape House

Ever wondered what the zoo is like at night? Adults with children ages 5–12 can enjoy this unique experience by signing up for Sleepover with the Animals on Friday, November 14!

November 6, 2014
Last Chance for BrewLights Early-Bird Tickets

What better pairing than the brilliance of ZooLights and samples of a dozen different draft beers? Find out with BrewLights Presented by Louis Glunz Beer, where you can also enjoy offerings from Aurelio's Pizza and Curb!

November 6, 2014
Taking the Pledge to Protect Polar Bears

After a journey to Churchill, Manitoba to see wild polar bears with Polar Bears International, Director of Education Allison Price shares her pledge to protect this vulnerable species as well as what Lincoln Park Zoo is doing to help.

November 6, 2014
Feeding Time for Baby Piglets

It’s mealtime for the Mangalitsa piglets at the Farm-in-the-Zoo as this photo #FromACurator shows!

November 5, 2014
Register for Veterans Day Zoo Camp

Kids in preK–fourth grade who dream of having super powers can marvel at those on display in the animal kingdom at our first Veterans Day Zoo Camp on Tuesday, November 11.

November 4, 2014
What Caught Her Eye?

Our puma peers down from her perch at the Kovler Lion House. Found throughout North and South America, these powerful predators stalk and ambush prey including deer and other mammals.

October 31, 2014
Photo of the Week: October 31, 2014

A member of the Sichuan takin herd sizes up a pumpkin at eye level in our Photo of the Week!

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