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Lincoln Park Zoo

A $2.75 value, FREE with your Go Chicago Card!

Lincoln Park Zoo Offers

The Lincoln Park Zoo is home to thousands of animals: an amazing variety of creatures in recreations of their native habitats, from marine mammals to exotic jungle climbers. You’ll also find unique attractions like the popular “Farm-in-the-Zoo,” an area filled with interactive exhibits to show visitors a taste of country life. Don’t forget the endangered animals carousel or the train ride!

Hours

Rides open weather permitting. Rides operate daily during the summer, weekends in October and November, and evenings in December. Please call ahead for hours of operation.
Please note, Go Chicago Card holders may enter this attraction until closing or 5:30pm, whichever comes first.

Closings

Open 365 days a year.

Redemption Instructions

Present your Go Chciago card at Gateway Pavillion to receive a voucher for the Carousel and Children's Train Ride.

Note

Don’t miss the beautiful Nature Boardwalk, a natural, dynamic ecosystem that features local creatures in a model for urban conservation.

Address

2200 North Cannon Drive
Chicago, IL 60614

Driving Directions

Lake Shore Drive exit at Fullerton parkway. Entrance at Cannon Drive.

Public Transportation

Take CTA: Routes 151 and 156

The Lincoln Park Zoo is one of the most popular family destinations in Chicago. You can meet a variety of diverse creatures, from polar bears and rhinos to sea lions and spotted turtles. They also host a number of seasonal special events to engage visitors and showcase the beauty of this outdoor, year-round attraction. Although admission to the Zoo is free, your Go Chicago Card covers the cost of riding the hand-painted endangered animals carousel and the animal-themed train.

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 4.5 out of 5 stars (based on 2 customer ratings)
Average Rating for Lincoln Park Zoo Offers
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[2 of 2 customers found this review helpful]

Lincoln park zoo
By b_ricketts Verified Reviewer from Canada,Ontario on
Pros:
Lots of Animals, Good exhibits
Cons:
Far From Other Attraction,
Best Uses:
Spend A Morning There,
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Smart Destinations Lincoln Park Zoo Offers:

Went to the Zoo in the morning right at feeding time. Lots to see at the zoo and the animal areas are clean and well kept.

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[10 of 11 customers found this review helpful]

What's not to love?
By Don from Princeton, NJ on
Bottom Line:
Yes, I would recommend this to a friend

Comments about Smart Destinations Lincoln Park Zoo Offers:

One of my favorite places in the city. Lincoln Park is one of the most beautiful zoos in the world. The lagoon, the lake front, the skyscrapers, and the animals make this spot unique. This zoo is a show piece for Chicago.

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  • Good for families
  • Parking available
  • Restaurant or snack bar
  • Restrooms
  • Disabled access
  • Reservations not required

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At a Glance

Address

2200 North Cannon Drive
Chicago, IL 60614

Phone: 312-742-2000

Website: Lincoln Park Zoo

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