Even bears prefer Chicago during the autumn. "It's cooler, the trees on Michigan Avenue are turning colors, and it's a great time to visit Brookfield and Lincoln Park zoos," says Lillian Polz, the head of a Chicago marketing firm. "The...Show More Summary
The 14-year-old polar bear is heading to the North Carolina Zoo so Lincoln Park Zoo can build a new polar bear habitat. [ more › ]
There are so many ways to enjoy Chicago's Lincoln Park Zoo that it might be best just to list them.
Asha was being raised by staff after her mother rejected her. [ more › ]
The litter was born June 20 and with their tiny rattles could probably lull themselves to sleep. [ more › ]
Disclosure came to town Wednesday to light up the Lincoln Park Zoo and prove that the new generation of drum and bass-heavy dance music is alive and well. [ more › ]
The U.K. band of brothers performs with the "Wild Life"
Personally, I always go for “Wombat.” It’s just funny. But there’s another candidate brought to our attention by Tracey M. “So devilishly cute, makes me think it was born in Japan. But no, it was at Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo. Four hooves will fit on a Canadian dollar – ahn.” Who’s she talkin’ ’bout? The […]
Be a true Chicagoan and vote early and often. [ more › ]
I went to Chicago’s Lincoln Park Zoo on Sunday with my daughter Madie. I then came face to face with the ultimate price listing for a Merry-Go-Round... where you start is where you end up. Kid, standing adult, or riding adult... $2.75. This was even worse than standing immobilized […]
Klipspringers (Afrikaans for “rock jumper”) reach an average weight of 24 pounds and are so tiny all their hooves can fit on a Canadian dollar. [ more › ]
Zoos are working to better understand the severely endangered creature to ensure the long-term existence of slow lorises, the poisonous primate that bit Lady Gaga last month. Pygmy slow lorises can be seen in Lincoln Park Zoo’s Regenstein Small Mammal-Reptile House. [ more › ]
Kelly Anne Celli, a Lincoln Park Zoo employee who moonlights as a real estate agent, compares herself to a giraffe because she's always munching, slowly but surely. On something. She never sits for meals; she doesn't even have a kitchen...Show More Summary
Chicago polar bears have the right idea. Even the subzero-equipped bears are staying away from the frigid, record-low temperatures that have taken over most of the country thanks to the polar vortex. At the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago, polar bear Anana stayed inside on Monday rather than risk the freezing temperatures. Show More Summary
Pack it up folks and stay inside, it is officially too cold even for the neighborhood polar bear. [ more › ]
It's a day of celebration at Lincoln Park Zoo where a newborn red kangaroo joey peeked their head out from its mother's pouch for the first time. [ more › ]
For this week's profile we have one of your very own: Ms. Dr. Joseph L. Simonis, Autostraddler, roller derby player, and population ecologist at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago.
Sad news from Lincoln Park Zoo where Keo, the oldest chimpanzee in captivity in North America, was euthanized Monday. He was 55. [ more › ]
Earlier this week the calf, which now weighs 200-pounds, made his public debut at the zoo’s Harris Family Foundation Black Rhinoceros Exhibit with his mother, Kapuki. [ more › ]
Watch this video as Kapuki tries to get her son to play with a boomer ball. [ more › ]