Lincoln Park Zoo, Shedd Aquarium Require Staff, Volunteers Be Vaccinated“We vehemently believe in following the science. It is our responsibility not only to provide a safe space for one another, but the guests we welcome to the zoo each day and the animals in our care.”
Baby Magellanic Penguins At Shedd Aquarium Take First SwimAfter careful consideration and testing the waters, a nervous baby penguin at the Shedd Aquarium reached a milestone in his life Thursday.
Shedd Free Days Every Thursday During The Month Of AugustThe Shedd is extending its hours on those days from 9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Video Shows Otters At Shedd Aquarium Staying Cool This Summer With Ice CubesOtters at the Shedd Aquarium are staying cool as temperatures heat up.
Five Chicago Museums To Stay Open Late On Friday To Celebrate State's Full ReopeningOn Friday, museums and all other businesses statewide will see capacity limits lifted entirely as the state fully reopens for the first time since restrictions first went into place in March 2020.
Shedd Aquarium To Offer Array Of Visitor Experiences As Chicago Reopens In Phase 5As Chicago moves into Phase 5 in its COVID-19 reopening, the Shedd Aquarium will likewise fully reopen with more opportunities for visitors to come face-to-face with aquatic animals.
Magellanic And Rockhopper Penguins Begin Nesting Season At Chicago's Shedd AquariumThe Shedd Aquarium said last year, four Magellanic chicks – Porter, Popi, Dee, and Sir Elio – joined the colony, after the season.
Shedd Aquarium Asks Restaurants To Help Keep Plastic Out Of Great LakesThe Shedd Aquarium is enlisting the help of restaurants to keep plastic out of the Great Lakes.
Fourth Graders Across City Select 'Harmony' As Name For Shedd Aquarium's Newest DolphinThe Shedd Aquarium's newest dolphin finally has a name, and it's something everyone could use a little more of this year.
Free Days At Chicago's Shedd Aquarium Next WeekAdults getting tickets must provide proof of residency. Free admission won't be given to people who don't have a reservation.
Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum Reopening After Closing For Months Due To COVID-19 RestrictionsStarting next Wednesday, the Shedd will reopen to the public after closing for 70 days due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Shedd Aquarium Animals Chow Down On Seafood For ThanksgivingForget the turkey. The sea otters at the Shedd Aquarium munched and crunched on clams, pollock, and crabs for Thanksgiving.
Shedd Aquarium Voluntarily Closing Until January Amid COVID-19 SurgesChicago's Shedd Aquarium is voluntarily closing for the rest of the year amid COVID-19 surges.
COVID-19 In Chicago: Stay-At-Home Advisory Begins On Monday -- What It Will Mean For City's Top AttractionsA stay-at-home advisory from Mayor Lori Lightfoot is set to start on Monday.
Family Seeks Help In Finding Missing Riverdale Woman Davane GrossFamily members were desperate Sunday to find a Riverdale woman who vanished in Chicago more than a week ago.