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Gift Shop


Visit Our Gift Shop

The Akron Zoo Main Gift Shop is located inside the Barnhardt Family Welcome Center. We carry a wide range of items to commemorate your visit to the zoo and also stock practical items such as sunscreen, umbrellas and sunglasses to make your visit more enjoyable.

Something for Everyone

We have a souvenir or gift from everyone.  With a wide variety of plush animals, clothing, jewelry, toys and other items you will find something for everyone in your family or group. 

Trunk Show

The Akron Zoo's Trunk Show is hosted each year in early December.  This one-of-a-kind shopping experience includes local artists' handmade nature-themed items to choose from, as well as our gift shop items.  The Trunk Show is a great way to find unique holiday gifts for everyone on your shopping list. Are you interested in being a vendor at our Trunk Show on December 7, 2017? Click this link for an application. Applications are due Oct. 8.

Your Purchase Matter

Your purchases provides support and enables the zoo to achieve our mission.  Thank You! 

Questions?  Our friendly gift shop staff is available during zoo hours to answer your questions at 330-375-2550 ext. 7210.