If you haven’t yet seen the zoo’s African penguins swimming, you owe yourself a viewing at the immersive, new RobertRead More ›
Lincoln Park Zoo’s 2016 holiday ornaments are now on sale! Zoo members get 20 percent off during a limited-time sale from November 25–December 4. Browse our wild and whimsical selections at theRead More ›
Yollocalli, a youth initiative of Chicago’s National Museum of Mexican Art, empowers teens and young adults in the Little Village community to paint fantastic murals, produce digital videoRead More ›
Lincoln Park Zoo is home to more than 60 species of birds. Not included in this group, however, is the "early bird," known to get the worm, or in this case, the best ticket price!
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On Saturday, November 19, from 10 a.m.–3 p.m., the zoo will host a climate-change awareness event. Held on the pathway next to Walter Family Arctic Tundra, it will feature vendors sharingRead More ›
When it comes to striking coloration, few animals rival the male Mandarin duck. See for yourself during a visit to the free-flight area of Lincoln Park Zoo’s McCormick Bird House.
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Lesser green broadbills, with their vibrant green plumage, are tough to spot in the tropical-forest canopy of their native Malaysia and Sumatra. But you can see them up-close as they forage onRead More ›
Most of us eat cereal in a bowl. Lincoln Park Zoo’s black bears prefer their grains scattered throughout their woodsy exhibit. It’s healthy enrichment that encourages natural foraging behavior.Read More ›