Celebrate Easter Monday at the Smithsonian's National Zoo with special animal demonstrations and the Easter Panda.
The Giant Panda Cams will be undergoing routine maintenance and upgrades over the next several weeks. Please be aware that during this time there may be intermittent outages.
The world's most social felines, lions roam the savannas and grasslands of the African continent, hunting cooperatively and raising cubs in prides.
Lion populations have greatly decreased due to habitat loss and human conflict. Adopt an African lion and help the Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute save... read more
Giant panda Bao Bao and Zoo staff landed at China’s Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport around 6:59 p.m.