Hyacinth Macaw

The zoo will be closing at 3 p.m. on Dec. 7 for a holiday staff appreciation event. The last guests will be admitted at 2:30 p.m.

Winter Season

Nov. 1 – March 31
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily

Admission

  • Per Person: $9.00
  • Akron Zoo Members: FREE
  • Infants (under 2): FREE
Non-Member Parking
  • Online: $3 per vehicle
  • On-Site: $5 per vehicle

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Guests may purchase tickets online in advance or at the ticket counter upon entry. 

Akron Zoo Members do not need to, and should not, reserve general admission tickets online in advance. You must bring your digital membership card and photo ID when visiting to gain entry. Members must still purchase special event tickets in advance to be admitted to special events such as Boo at the Zoo and Wild Lights.

Want to inquire about a donation from the Akron Zoo? Visit our Donation Request page to learn more.

Having issues getting your tickets? Please check our troubleshooting FAQs to solve the issue.

 


Summer Season

April 1 – Oct. 31
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Admission

  • Adults: $14.00
  • Senior Citizens (62+): $12.00
  • Children (2-14): $11.00
  • Infants (under 2): FREE
  • Akron Zoo Members: FREE
Non-Member Parking
  • Online: $3 per vehicle
  • On-Site: $5 per vehicle

The zoo is closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Day.

All group tickets must be booked in advance. Day-of group rates are not available. Field trips are not available for Boo at the Zoo and Wild Lights.