This is a free zoo and has a lot to see. The gorillas were extremely entertaining in their outdoor exhibit. I had a Chicago hotdog from a cafe there that was delicious.
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About Lincoln Park Zoo
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Honestly, I’m still shocked this attraction is free. Smaller zoos in the northeast are at least $10-15. We took a $10 Uber from downtown which seems better than the $26 parking in that area. For cost conscious people, I’m sure the subway would get you...More
On a very chilly October morning we took our children, ages 11, eight, and four to the zoo. We arrived before the zoo officially opened, but we were able to see all of the animals just as their days began. Our favorite was the aging...More
This zoo has been in the heart of Chicago and a leading zoo for apes. This zoo is free to all and a great way to spend an afternoon.
I'm usually reluctant to go to zoos because they depress me. But this zoo pleasantly surprised me. The entire zoo is mostly outside and the animals seem to be very happy and even thriving. The reptile exhibit was also very well managed and had some...More
Around for years, probably one of the oldest zoos in the U.S., the Lincoln Park Zoo is still free to everyone after all these years and a great place to spend time on an afternoon. Monkeys, polar bears & many other animals there for you...More
An extra point for any museum is the care for the aminals that live in. Please go early for a complete experience.