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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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March 18, 2015
ADOPT a Snow Monkey!

The snow has receded in Chicago, but the snow monkeys are here to stay. Show your support with a special ADOPT!

March 18, 2015
Eye on Enrichment

What's in there? Puzzle feeders exercise fingers and minds for species like the chimpanzees at Regenstein Center for African Apes.

March 17, 2015
Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

According to legend, St. Patrick banished all the snakes from Ireland. But Lincoln Park Zoo is restoring a very green species in Illinois.

March 16, 2015
Halfway to a Roar

Yawwwn! Is it Monday already? African lion Sahar greets the warm, sunny weather in appropriate style.

March 13, 2015
Photo of the Week: March 13, 2015

Are snow monkeys expressive? We’ll let you decide with our Photo of the Week.

March 13, 2015
Teens: Work at the Zoo this Summer!

Are you a teen who’d like to work at the zoo this summer? Know a teen who fits this description? You’re going to love this.

March 12, 2015
Rockin’ Roll Call for Spring Break Camp

Kids will discover animals of the Americas—from La Plata three-banded armadilos to Chilean flamingos—at the zoo’s Spring Break Camp!

March 12, 2015
Video: Baby Gorilla Bella

Bella means beautiful. That’s readily apparent in this video of the zoo’s newest, celebrated arrival with mom Bahati.

March 11, 2015
Toddlers Can LEAP into Spring!

Parents with toddlers—a few spots remain in our nine-part Learn, Explore and Play series, which starts March 21. Sign up for the Saturday sessions today!

March 11, 2015
A Sunny Stroll

Male snow monkey Kuma is enjoying the sunshine at Regenstein Macaque Forest as this photo ‪#‎FromACurator‬ shows! The new exhibit will have its grand opening April 2.

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