In the News Archive

6abc  

May 21 VIDEO: Cecily at the Zoo with Giraffes

6abc  

May 19 Catwalk wows Philadelphia Zoo visitors

WSJ  

May 15 Exotic Fur Makes a Splash on the Catwalk

6abc  

May 15 Philadelphia Zoo Attraction Gets New Look

Scientific American  

May 14 Zoos of the Future Break Down the Enclosure Walls

philly.com  

May 12 Distrito Taco Truck now a fixture at Phila. Zoo

USA Today  

May 9 Big Cats on the move in Philly

NBC Philadelphia  

May 9 Dr. Andy Baker of the Philadelphia Zoo explains the new cat interaction happening at the nation's oldest zoo

 

May 8 On the Catwalk

 

May 7 Cat Walk

 

May 7 Zoo Shows Off Big Cat Crossing

 

May 7 Big Cats Roam Outside Their Exhibit

BBC  

May 7 Big Cat Crossing Unveiled

 

May 7 New Big Cat Crossing Unveiled at the Zoo

AOL  

May 7 Philadelphia Zoo lets tigers stretch legs on trail

Washington Post  

May 7 Tigers stretch legs at Philadelphia Zoo

NBC Philadelphia  

May 7 Beware of Stray Cats at the Philadelphia Zoo

 

May 7 Residents and Visitors Both Enjoying Philadelphia Zoo’s New Flyover Enclosures

 

May 7 Philadelphia Zoo Lets Tigers Stretch Legs on Trail

US News  

May 7 Beware of stray cats at Philadelphia Zoo: Lions, tigers roam protected trail

 

May 5 CEO says zoo set to open Big Cat Crossing trail

Philly.com  

April 2 Zoo balloon takes flight

6abc  

April 1 New Zoo Balloon Takes Flight

6abc  

March 31 Channel 6 Zoo Balloon Ready to Soar Again!

Philadelphia Daily News  

March 23 Bad weather couldn't keep good balloon down

 

March 22 Zoo getting a new balloon

Philadelphia Business Journal  

March 21 'Our approach has attracted a lot of attention from other zoos'

Philadelphia Business Journal  

March 21 Philadelphia Zoo balloon to return ... for one more season

6abc  

March 21 Channel 6 ZooBalloon returning for a final season

 

March 14 Photo of the Day: Twin Amur tigers Wiz and Dmitri

South Jersey Times  

March 13 Philadelphia Zoo debuts Amur tiger twins

6abc  

March 13 Philadelphia Zoo welcomes 2 new tiger cubs

Philadelphia Business Journal  

March 10 40 under 40 2014

 

February 26 Philadelphia Zoo plays matchmaker: Kira, this is Motuba

Philly.com  

February 25 New gorilla at Philadelphia Zoo could start family

Yahoo  

February 25 Motuba, a Western lowland 29-year-old, 432-pound gorilla makes his public debut

Huffington Post  

February 13 Feel the Love in Philly

6abc  

February 4 Saying goodbye to the Channel 6 ZooBalloon

CBS Philly  

February 2 Philadelphia Zoo Officials Already Have Summer Camps In Sight

market street  

Winter 2014 Don't Feed the Analyst

Philly.com  

January 28 LEED Gold for KidZooU

Philly.com  

January 27 No snow-day blues for animals at Philly Zoo

6abc  

January 22 Philadelphia Zoo Animals In The Snow!

CBS Philly  

January 16 Phila. Zoo Joins In Next Week’s Celebration of ‘Penguin Awareness Day’

NewsWorks   January 8 Cold chases some Philly Zoo animals inside
Landscape Architecture Magazine   January Watching Us Watching Them
Scientific American  

January Frog from Dwindling Hatian Forest Thriving in U.S. Zoo

Philadelphia Magazine  

December 31 Philly's 10 Best Winners of 2013

Scientific American  

December 31 The Best Animal Stories of 2013

HuffPost Green  

December 31 Animal Photos Of The Year 2013: Celebrating The Best Images from the Animal Kingdom

City Suburban  

December 19 Welcome additions to Philadelphia in 2013

City Suburban  

December 10 Philadelphia Zoo 4th Annual Global Conservation Gala

Philadelphia Daily News  

December 9 CHEER-FULL : Jenice packs 21 Gifts into her annual 'Favorite Things' Contest

CBS Philly  

December 9 Ecotourism Spots in Philadelphia

CBS Philly  

December 2 Greenest Companies to Work for in Philadelphia

Delco News Network  

December 1 Ten things Delaware County families should put on their "must do" lists this Christmas season

CBS Philly  

December 1 More Christmas

today show  

November 27 Animal Tracks: November 20-27

Huffington Post  

November 24 Huffington Post Animal Photos of the Week

Philadelphia Daily News  

November 22 New Philadelphian

CBS Philly  

November 21 It's a Baby Boom at the Philadelphia Zoo's Primate Reserve

Metro News  

November 21 Zoo-born. Five babies welcomed welcomed at the zoo; help name a gibbon

Philadelphia Magazine  

November 18 Philadelphia Zoo’s Fourth Annual Global Conservation Gala

Philadelphia Daily News  

November 18 DN Party People: Philadelphia Zoo’s Global Conservation Gala

CBS Philly  

November 11 Sustainable Holiday Gifts In Philadelphia

Boston Globe  

November 2 North-south: fun finds on Interstate 95

today show  

October 30 Oh my gourd! Adorable zoo animals play with Halloween pumpkins

Philadelphia inquirer  

October 28 At the Zoo, Halloween is for animals real - and not

Scientific American  

October 24  Good Dads Help Rare Haitian Frogs Breed in Captivity

myfoxphilly  

October 24 FOX Fursday: 'Boo At The Zoo'

6abc  

October 23 FYI Philly: Boo at the Zoo [Video download]

Philadelphia inquirer  

October 12 Pumpkin treats for zoo animals

philadelphia gay news  

October 10 Pride event at Zoo back for fourth year

 

October 10 Penguins at the Philadelphia Zoo Show Their Happy Feet!

 

October 3 Zach at the Zoo with a Kangaroo

 

September 30 Philadelphia Zoo's new KidZooU designed to delight all kids, especially those with autism

Philadelphia inquirer  

September 29 Phila. Zoo experimenting with acupuncture

msn  

September 25 Otters Chase Kid around Aquarium

eyeopener  

September 24 Zoo Life with Zach

myfoxphilly  

September 24 Zoo Creates Children's Exhibit that Improves Accessibility

myfoxphilly  

September 20 Snow Leopard Cubs Debut at Philadelphia Zoo

sjtimes  

September 19 Snow Leopards Make Their Debut at Philadelphia Zoo

delawareonline  

September 19 Snow Leopards Make Their Philadelphia Zoo Debut

 

September 16 Philadelphia Zoo nets $6M grant from William Penn Foundation

 

August 23 Unforgettable Zoos Everyone Should Visit

 

August 14 Two Baby Snow Leopard Cubs Undergo Surgery

 


August 13 Take A Spin: Philadelphia's Best Carousels

 

July 31 The Philadelphia Zoo is Going Wild for Wildlife Warriors!

  July 29 Philadelphia Zoo: How do Green Efforts Compare?
6abc   July 25 New gorilla Kira makes Philadelphia Zoo debut
  July 15 Ringing the dinner bell: Chow time at the Philadelphia Zoo [photos]
  July 10 Photo of Kira, Philadelphia Zoo's newest gorilla
  July 10 Philadelphia Zoo Gets a Female Gorilla For Its Endangered Species Breeding Program
New York Times   June 15 The Zoo’s incredible transformation plan is highlighted in the weekend edition. View it here
 

June 6 Philadelphia Zoo Announces the Birth of Snow Leopard Cubs

 

June 6 Philadelphia Zoo’s Snow Leopards Deliver Another Litter of Cubs

Boston Globe   June 1 KidZooU is featured in the Travel section of the weekend edition. View it here
parenting special needs   May/June 2013 KidZooU is featured as an accessible destination for special needs children – a result of its universal design elements. View it here.
Arrive   May/June 2013 KidZooU is highlighted in a city guide to Philadelphia. View it here.
GMA   May 29 Ginger Zee delivers the weather forecast live on location at KidZooU.View it here.
Courier Post   May 26 South Jersey Scene features KidZooU as a must-see family destination. View it here.
Where Magazine   May 2013 KidZooU is spotlighted in the guide to Philadelphia museums and attractions. View it here.
sojourner   April 2013 KidZooU is the cover story of the April issue. View it here.
KYW   April 2013 KidZooU’s public opening is featured.  View it here or listen to the broadcast.
Philadelphia Magazine   April 2013 KidZooU and the Zoo garage are highlighted in a Q&A with Zoo President and CEO, Vik Dewan. View it here.
6abc   April 13 The annual half-hour Zoo Special, with Cecily Tynan and Rick Williams, highlights KidZooU, the animal exploration system, traffic improvements and some animal favorites. View it here.
daily news   April 13 KidZooU was featured in the weekend edition of the Daily News along with a simultaneous feature highlighting our conservation efforts. View it here.
Philadelphia inquirer   April 13 Sunday's Inquirer features photos of the public opening of KidZooU. View it here.
Today Show   April 12 Jenna Wolfe visits KidZooU for a sneak preview. View it here.
Philadelphia inquirer   April 12 Cover story of the Inquirer’s weekend section. View it here.
6abc   April 8 Go behind the scenes at KidZooU to see the first group of children experience all it has to offer. View it here.
Philadelphia inquirer   April 7 A feature story on the new KidZooU was on the cover Sunday’s Inquirer. Staff writer Sandy Bauers details the exhibits interactive features, animals and universal design elements. View it here.