Alumni Day at the Lincoln Park Zoo

Alumni Day at the Lincoln Park Zoo

The Purdue Polytechnic Institute Alumni Board invites you and your family to join us as we visit a world of wildlife at the Lincoln Park Zoo.

Date: Sunday, July 27, 2014

LocationLincoln Park Zoo, 2001 North Clark Street, Chicago, IL  60614

Schedule of Events:

  • 10 a.m. – Noon - Registration (outside of Foreman Pavilion (#32)
  • 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. - Explore the Zoo
  • 1:30 – 2:30 p.m. - Ice Cream Social (Foreman Pavilion #32)

Cost: FREE

Attend: RSVP now to enjoy this family-friendly event with other Purdue Polytechnic alumni.

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Information for the day


Lincoln Park Zoo is located off Lake Shore Drive at the Fullerton Parkway exit, just minutes north of downtown Chicago. From I-94, exit at either Fullerton Parkway or North Avenue and go east.


The zoo’s parking lot entrance is located at Fullerton Parkway and Cannon Drive (2400 North Cannon Drive, Chicago IL 60614). Parking fees are collected at the lot exit.


  • 0–30 minutes—No charge
  • 30 minutes–2 hours—$20
  • 2–4 hours—$25
  • 4–5 hours—$30
  • 5 hours or more—$35

Places to eat

The Patio at Cafe Brauer; Park Place Cafe and Eadie Levy Landmark Cafe (view menus/pricing)

For Your Convenience

Gateway Pavilion, located just inside the east gate, offers the following guest services to visitors:

  • Information Desk
  • First Aid and Public Safety
  • Lost and Found
  • Strollers and Wheelchairs
  • Lockers
  • Membership Services

ATMs are located at Park Place Café.

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