Philadelphia Zoo

Philadelphia Zoo Welcomes Newest Resident: A 200 Pound BearThe newest arrival at the Philadelphia Zoo is getting used to her surroundings.
Philadelphia Zoo To Close Weekend Of Papal VisitOfficials say the Philadelphia Zoo will be closed the weekend of the Papal visit in Philadelphia at the end of September.
Philadelphia Zoo Throws Birthday Celebration For HippoZoo visitors sang Happy Birthday to Unna the hippopotamus.
Church Group To Stay At Philadelphia Zoo During Papal VisitA group of parishioners from a church in Ridgewood, Bergen County will be sleeping on the ground inside buildings that contain insect and bird exhibits.
Philadelphia Zoo's Intermodal Transportation Center Picks Up National AwardThe International Parking Institute selected an independent panel of judges to select the Philadelphia Zoo as one seven winners of its 2015 Awards of Excellence.
Exelon, PECO Donate $500,000 To Enhance STEM Education At 2 West Phila. SchoolsThe grant to Drexel University will support the development of science, technology, engineering, and math courses at the McMichael School, 36th and Fairmount, and the Powel School, 36th and Powelton.
Philadelphia Zoo Again Offering Free Admission For Teachers During Summer Months If you’re an educator who also loves animals, you might want to check out an offering from the Philadelphia Zoo.
Philadelphia Zoo Adds Gorilla Passageway To Its Overhead Animal NetworkThe latest, "Gorilla Treeway," is an elevated, 300-foot outdoor passageway where the great apes can hang out and play.
At Philadelphia Zoo, Art Exhibit Turns Trash Into Thought-Provoking Sculptures It's called "Second Nature: Junk Rethunk" -- a series of animal-inspired art sculptures on the grounds of the Philadelphia Zoo, all made out of recycled materials.
Local Expert Spreads Important Message On International Polar Bear DayThis is a day to think about, of course, polar bears, but also how you can help save them.
At Philadelphia Zoo, Some Animals Thrive in Frigid Weather, Others Manage With Some HelpSome species can endure the cold weather easily. Others not so much. But the Philadelphia Zoo makes sure all the species are kept happy.
Hear Philly: See All Of Philly's Top Sites, Holiday Attractions In A PHLASHDesigned as a continuous loop, Philly PHLASH allows riders to hop on and off at 20 stops, either right in front of or within steps of the city's most popular sites.