Keeper Dianne Mohr captured this sweet moment of 1-year-old gorilla Bella napping with her dad, Kwan, at Regenstein Center for African Apes. Beyond caring for gorillas at the zoo, Lincoln Park ZooRead More ›
Fennec fox Minnie has mastered the art of napping! In the wild, this nocturnal species spends much of the day hiding out from the heat of the Sahara Desert in underground dens. #FromACuratorRead More ›
The scientists with Lincoln Park Zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute spend a lot of time exploring green spaces in and around Chicago. Whether they’re surveying the species visiting Nature Boardwalk atRead More ›
One of the video monitoring cameras at Regenstein Center for African Apes recently caught the attention of Patty and Nayembi. The 3-year-old western lowland gorilla half-sisters soon determinedRead More ›
Who’s in our Photo of the Week? A baby snow monkey cuddling with mom Izumi at Regenstein Macaque Forest!
The new arrival was born in the early hours of March 18 and is the first offspringRead More ›
Everybody is Irish on St. Patrick’s Day, right? Even Lincoln Park Zoo’s inquisitive meerkats, who recently found their own pot of gold (i.e. nutritious treats) hiddenRead More ›
Assistant lead bird keeper Kristin Dvorak traveled to South Africa to rehabilitate African penguin chicks abandoned by their molting parents.
A Keeper Cares for AfricanRead More ›
African elephants are part of a multifaceted ecosystem Lincoln Park Zoo helps protect through its Serengeti Health Initiative in Tanzania. By vaccinating domestic dogs in neighboring villages,Read More ›