Feed the Cows
Step outside Chicago and into rural farm life by coming nose-to-nose with Holstein dairy cows.
Meet an Animal
Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House
From nose to tail, scales to fur, the zoo’s ambassador animals connect you to the natural world.
Polar Bear Training
Walter Family Arctic Tundra
Discover our newest exhibit as our polar bear demonstrates what it takes to survive in the Arctic.
Ape Cognition and Care
Regenstein Center for African Apes
Join us at Regenstein Center for African Apes for a window into the world of animal care.
Seal Training and Feeding
Kovler Seal Pool
Looking to connect to the aquatic world? Watch keepers as they train and care for our marine mammals.
Free Flight Feeding
McCormick Bird House
View birds from around the world as they flock together during this live feeding.
Inquire at Gateway Pavilion to learn about other daily activities happening today at the zoo. In addition to these activities, Lincoln Park Zoo offers a range of exciting education programs. Learn more.
All programs are subject to cancellation due to animal needs or inclement weather.
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Daily Activities Generously Supported By
Bank of America Foundation
Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Foundation