What Does free contact Mean? Being “free contact” with our otters means that we, as….
Earlier this summer, our education department was excited to learn that two barn owls on….
Watch as our giraffes participate in voluntary hoof cleaning. Watch as Gerald gets a new….
We know that visiting a new place, including a zoo, can be scary and overwhelming….
Did you know wildfires, like the recent fires in Australia, can grow so massive that….
Have you ever thought about the life span of a plastic bag? It doesn’t begin….
Most people think that the scariest things about Halloween are the ghouls, goblins, zombies, vampires,….
When you think of Halloween you may think all things spooky. Your spooky list may….
Monarch butterflies are perhaps the most recognizable butterfly in the nation. They are indicators of….
Fall is just around the corner. Get out your scarves, your pumpkin spice lattes, and your….
At the Elmwood Park Zoo, our feathered, furry, and scaly friends engage and educate the….
Many of the Elmwood Park Zoo animals, from the mightiest cougar to the stealthiest alligator, experience seasonal changes, just like people do!
Have you ever wondered what it takes to become a zookeeper? Keeper Kelsey gives us….
As we grow closer to February’s “Great Backyard Bird Count,” it’s easy to wonder about….
Make your New Years resolution one that benefits the planet! Five resolutions for more sustainable….
That might seem like a strange headline but this topic is a surprisingly big part….
From our holiday Wild Lights displays, to the lights you decorate your home with, to….
Vet Tech Kourtney doing an annual bat exam One question I get asked often is:….
As we count down the days to Halloween, many people enjoy the decorations and costumes….
You can do your part to help by only supporting companies that make sustainable, palm-oil….
After nearly a year of planning, the zoo’s horticulture team is ready to transform the….
Diego the jaguar goes on a big move from Norristown to Memphis, Tennessee! Planning stages…….
Last year, Elmwood Park Zoo played a role in helping to promote the Kickstarter campaign,….
The zoo has kept painter and artist David Michener very busy over the last….
“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time….
Technology from solar-powered recycled cell phones is making a positive difference in the fight against….
We see probably an average of 100 birds throughout our day, but how many of….
Take a drive along Harding Boulevard and you’re bound to see one or two inquisitive….
The summer is winding down, but plenty of people still look to travel into the….