Special Delivery: US-Born Panda Cub Bao Bao Bound for China"We're ready. We've done our part, and we're ready to send her to China so she can have her own babies someday," Thompson said.
Best Zoo Exhibits In Washington DCThe Washington, D.C. surrounding area boasts some very interesting and informative exhibits to explore. Some are housed in D.C.’s own National Zoo while others are located within a convenient drive from the city.
Best Upcoming Events to Bring the Family this Spring in D.C.You and your family will enjoy a number of entertaining activities this year, as the season gets into swing. Put these events on your calendar so you won't miss them.
Best Free Attractions Near Washington DCFrom visiting the giant pandas at the National Zoo to attending nightly performances at the Kennedy Center, there is no shortage of free attractions in DC.
Fire Crews Respond to Report of Explosion at National ZooFire department officials are responding to a report of an explosion at the National Zoo, but a zoo official says no people or animals are injured.
VIDEO: National Zoo Panda Is Downright Overjoyed by BlizzardTian Tian, the National Zoo's adult male panda, seems to really be enjoying this blizzard.
National Zoo Baby Panda Goes Public SaturdayThe National Zoo's youngest panda cub will go on public exhibit for the first time Saturday.
Panda Cub in Washington is Thriving Ahead of Public DebutIf the youngest panda cub at the National Zoo is stressed out about appearing in front of crowds for the first time, he isn't showing it.
National Zoo Holds Instagram Contest to Meet Bei BeiThe National Zoo is giving giant panda cub obsessees the chance to be the first people to see Bei Bei.
Best Free Holiday Events In Washington DCThere is rarely a day in Washington, DC where you will not be able to find some event or special program going on. So you can be sure there are even more events held during the holidays. While holiday events in the city can be rather pricey, there are almost as many free events, as well. Here are the best free holiday events in Washington, D.C.
ZooLights Returns to National ZooZooLights opened Friday and will run through Jan. 2, and it offers something for everybody.
Bei Bei’s Public Debut Date AnnouncedThe National Zoo’s 3-month old panda cub, Bei Bei, will make his public debut on Jan. 16, the zoo announced Tuesday.