Lincoln Park Zoo is dedicated to fostering a deep connection between people and the natural world by providing a free, family-friendly nature experience. The zoo's mission is to inspire communities to create thriving environments for wildlife amidst urbanization. Spanning 35 acres, this beautifully landscaped zoo is renowned for its commitment to free admission, making it one of the few zoos in America accessible to all. Visitors can encounter diverse animals, birds, and plants at Lincoln Park Zoo. Among its notable features is an exceptional ape house with an impressive collection of gorillas and chimpanzees, widely regarded as one of the world's finest. Exploring the zoo allows tourists to discover the specially designed habitats that cater to the needs of each species. The zoo showcases many captivating exhibits, including large majestic cats, captivating gorillas, playful polar bears, charming penguins, delightful turtles, mischievous monkeys, and many other captivating animals.
Sat & Sun: 8am - 7pm