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Farmland

Come on down to the farm!  You can pet, feed and get nose-to-nose with domestic farm animals like Boer goats, Oberhasli goats, Nubian goats, and pygmy goats. Make sure to see our sheep, pig and barn owl too. Buy food for these animals at our granary and then hop aboard our solar powered train, the A&K Wilber Express (April-October). If you are not too tired get lost in our Ohio Farmland maze. You’ll have great fun while you learn about the importance of Ohio’s farms!

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About Farmland

History of Akron Zoo's Farmland

FarmlandThe zoo opened its first Farmland exhibit in 1970 in the current location of the Lehner Family Zoo Gardens. In 2003, Farmland was relocated to its current location. Most recently in 2011 Farmland was renovated and expanded.

Farmland Maze

The maze in Farmland is full of fun facts about Ohio agricultural. You can learn about the crops grown in Ohio.

Zoo Train

The A&K Wilber Express is a solar powered train that takes you on a little journey around Farmland. This train produces zero carbon emissions because it runs on solar power.

Animals at Farmland