Lincoln Park Zoo

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September 3, 2015
Post from the President--Head of the Class

Lincoln Park Zoo's living classroom has a new educator in chief! President and CEO Kevin Bell introduces Vice President of Education and Community Engagement Dana Murphy, who aims to share the wonders of wildlife with all of Chicago.

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July 17, 2015
Reintroduction of Smooth Green Snakes

This week Lincoln Park Zoo reintroduced eight smooth green snakes to their native habitat in a joint effort to conserve the species. Learn more about this local conservation work!

July 17, 2015
Happy Birthday, Mruko!

Mruko, our serval at the Kovler Lion House, celebrates her 26th birthday with some birthday enrichment!

July 17, 2015
From A Curator

Who could say no to that face? The zoo’s black bear, Katai, enjoys a rest in his woodsy habitat at the Pritzker Family Children’s Zoo. #FromACurator

July 17, 2015
Free Sculpture Show Tours

Get inspired at one of our free Nature in Motion: Sculpture at Lincoln Park Zoo tours this weekend!

July 16, 2015
Post from the President—Prioritizing Primate Welfare

Kevin Bell speaks out on behalf of capuchin monkeys exploited for public entertainment, and details the harmful consequences to this highly intelligent, complex species.

July 16, 2015
Free Live Music at the Patio Tonight

Enjoy free live music from 5:30–7:30 p.m. tonight at the Patio at Café Brauer!

July 16, 2015
Urban Wildlife Shop Talk

What happens when almost 300 scientists who study urban wildlife get together?

July 15, 2015
Tour the Zoo at Night!

Want to roam through the zoo at night after the crowds have gone home? Sign up for our next Twilight Safari on Wednesday, July 22!

July 14, 2015
Bear Necessities

Papa, one of the zoo’s black bears, needs some whole-grain fiber in his daily diet. Be a honey and help the big guy out!

July 13, 2015
Red Panda Cubs Genders Revealed!

The genders of the zoo’s two-week-old red panda cubs–who received their first physical exam last Friday–are now known!

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