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Lincoln Park: Tours & Tickets

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Open Now: 06:00 - 23:00
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Home to the Lincoln Park Zoo, this popular park is also located in a neighborhood called Lincoln Park.
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2045 N Lincoln Park W, Chicago, IL 60614-4707
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice park Great place for families especially with young children. You can just walk around and relax. Park is absolutely free and there is also nice Zoo nearby where you can see a lot of animals. There is big beach where you can swim,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank pavelsB3814EB
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Lincoln Park Zoo is a unique experience, where else can you find polar bears in the middle of downtown? The Zoo is free and offers the unique experience of being in the middle of a major metropolitan area while viewing wildlife and natural beauty....More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sharkshockeyfan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This smallish zoo is a wonderful way to spend a day with the kids, a date or a group of friends. Plus it's free! There are no entry or attraction fees. Known for it's successful ape breeding center, koala bears and beautiful barless enclosures. It...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 8 September 2019

. . . but a stuffy crowd of people, if you have ever had the dull, dull opportunity of walking among them. This is best enjoyed rapt in the arms of a longtime love . . . because the walk along the pond is rather...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Starsurfer65
Reviewed 8 September 2019

I might be writing a biased review as the day we visited the zoo it was about 97 degrees outside. We only stayed a little while, but we ate lunch at the bar/restaurant place near the entrance. The prices for food and drinks were akin...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MLEEUNDERWOOD
Reviewed 7 September 2019

Something for nothing! The Lincoln Park zoo allows you to see up close and personal a few of the living beings we are destroying. Take your kids so that they can tell their children they once saw an animal that mankind made extinct.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Q5840NIkennethl
Reviewed 2 September 2019

Another beautiful park where people gather, walk their dogs, play soccer, and just get outside. Chicagoans really have some nice choices for how to get out and enjoy the sunshine and nature - this is one of them!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank C-02
Reviewed 30 August 2019

Spent a lovely few hours in here looking at the animals & also going into the observatory seeing all the unusual plants.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank rsdandy
Reviewed 29 August 2019

The entire facility is so fantastic! My Son and I walked to the Lake from the Deversey bus stop. At this point it was about a three block walk to the lake. All very safe for foot passage. We walked along the Lake front until...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sharonweidelman
Reviewed 17 August 2019

Dozens of great restaurants within walking distance. A 1000 acre park complete with ponds, and America's first free zoo!

Date of experience: August 2019
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Lorjimar
14 August 2016|
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Response from Taylor B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is parking at La Salle and Stockton on the south side of the park and at the Lincoln Park Zoo with the entrance at Fullerton off Lake Shore Drive. Otherwise, if you're lucky and timely, you can find parking along... More
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daisyrose2015
19 January 2015|
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Response from casa1234 | Reviewed this property |
It is fairly easy to get from the Lincoln Park neighborhood to Soldier field. You can take the Red Line from the Fullerton Station or Armitage Station (depending on where you are in Lincoln Park) to the Roosevelt Station... More
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