ZooRunRun for the Animal Care and Conservation Fund

Location: Throughout the park

Date: Sunday, September 9

Presented by   Gatorade     

Join us on September 9 for the return of ZooRunRun - with courses entirely within the world renowned Brookfield Zoo!  Each year more species lose their race for survival and disappear from the wild.  But it is a race we can win, and YOU CAN HELP! 

Check back soon for registration information and additional details!  


Backstage Adventures at Brookfield Zoo

New Penguin Encounters!

Join us for a unique close encounter with Humboldt penguins at Brookfield Zoo.

Sign Up for Zoo Classes

Parents and young explorers can experience serious fun at one of our Family Play Classes!

Free Admission for Military Personnel

To show appreciation for the hard work and dedication of the men and women in the United States Armed Forces, the Chicago Zoological Society is offering free admission to Brookfield Zoo to all active, reservist, and retired members of the military. Qualified personnel who present a valid ID at one of the zoo's admission booths will be admitted free of charge.