Getting to Know Exhibits and Animals at the Zoo

Whether you are a first-time guest or a seasoned member, there is always more to learn about the worlds at Brookfield Zoo. Browse the exhibit snapshots below, or the menu at left, to get acquainted. You can also select exhibit or animal names to dig up more fascinating facts.

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Our new naturalistic habitat features iconic North American animals: American Bison,Bald Eagle,Grizzly Bear,Mexican Gray Wolf, and Polar Bear.

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Dive into ocean life and enjoy one of our world-renowned Dolphin Discovery or enjoy an up close view via our underwater viewing room: Bottlenose Dolphin.

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Explore at the shore: Humboldt Penguin.

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See the unseen: Okapi.

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Encounter a kingdom: African Lion,Amur Tiger, and Snow Leopard.

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Follow the herds: Addax,Bactrian Camel, and Grevy's Zebra.

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Think bigger than before: Black Rhinoceros and Lowland Tapir.

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Discover water worlds: California Sea Lion,Gray Seal, and Harbor Seal.

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Read every cue of the wolfpack and check out the "wolf-cam" for a close up view: Mexican Gray Wolf.

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Dive in to your elbows and reach and out and touch: Cownose Ray.

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Know the natives.: Trumpeter Swan.