Central Park Zoo
Summer Streets — a combination of a walking tour, bike tour and block party that celebrates New York City’s streets — promises three Saturdays of free summer fun in the month of August.
The chick hatched last August and is now making its public debut at the zoo in much more appropriate weather.
It’s frigid outside but Central Park Zoo newcomers Betty and Veronica find their new quarters quite cozy.
In the animal world black and white pandas could be considered tops, at least price-wise. The Guinness Book of World Records lists them as the most expensive animal to keep in captivity.
The two bears have been at the Bronx Zoo since 1995 and will be getting new digs at the Central Park Zoo.
A 9-year-old boy who got separated from his family at the Central Park Zoo says being lost for two hours in New York City was the greatest day of his life.
Clinton’s first book tour stop in Union Square on Tuesday morning attracted around 1,000 people.
They currently weigh in at about 30 pounds each, but are expected to grow to 65-120 pounds.
Duck, duck, goose! The Central Park Zoo is seeing a baby boom among rare and endangered waterfowl.
Gus lived a long life by polar bear standards. Male polar bears in zoos have a median life expectancy of less than 21 years, according to the WCS.
Pattycake was born on Sept. 3, 1972 at the Central Park Zoo and lived there with her parents Kongo and Lulu. In 1983, she went to live at the Bronx Zoo. Two books were written about her.
With this successful hatching, the Central Park Zoo is only the fourth zoo in the U.S. to have successfully reared a coua chick.
Kew Gardens residents said the peacock’s been in the neighborhood for at least a week. Officials from a nearby zoo and botanical garden say they are not missing a peacock. So far, the colorful bird has eluded animal care and control officials.
With school out and longer days, it is the perfect time to take the family out to enjoy a beautiful sun-soaked day. This city boasts no shortage of fun for any family. From zoos to ballgames, it’s all-American excitement every day. Pack up the kids and head out to the best spots to spend a summer day with your family in New York.
You’ve heard of the Real Housewives of New York. Now meet the Real Chicks of Central Park.