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Holiday Gift Special 

Give the gift that keeps on giving all year long! Show how much you care with a year-long membership and sponsorship of an animal. 

This special holiday package includes:

Care for Critter Sponsorship

  • Plush toy of your choice (Humboldt penguin or snow leopard)
  • Sponsorship certificate
  • Animal photo
  • Animal fact sheet

Akron Zoo Membership

  • Free admission and parking for one year
  • Discounted admission to more than 150 zoos and aquariums
  • Discounted admission to special events

Cost: Only $120!

 To ensure delivery by Dec. 24, orders must be received by Dec. 8 (mail) or Dec. 11 (phone). Make checks payable to Akron Zoo and designate "Holiday Offer" in the memo. Mail order form and payment to: Akron zoo, 500 Edgewood Ave., Akron, OH 44307.

For questions, please call 330-375-2550 ext. 7277.  

Shop & Support

NEW opportunity to give back while holiday shopping! It's easy, safe and only takes a few minutes. 

Once you sign up, participating merchants return a portion of each purchase you make. There is no cost to you. Link any credit or debit  and then shop as you normally would. Donations are automatically sent to us on your behalf. Your cards are secure via standard banking encryption and your cards are never charged or stored. 

There's never been an easier way to support your Akron Zoo!

Sign Up Now

Trunk Show

Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017
4 - 7:30 p.m.

Join us for this one-of-a-kind shopping experience. Stop by the booths of local vendors, and shop in our gift shop for all of your holiday needs. Akron Zoo members receive 20% off their gift shop purchases and a raffle ticket for every $10 spent. 

The Akron Zoo is not open during this event.