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Veterans Appreciation Days


Veterans Appreciation Days

Nov. 7 - 11
10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

All veterans, past and current, receive free admission with valid military I.D. and immediate family members receive 50% off admission.

Tickets must be reserved ahead of time. To reserve tickets, please call 330-375-2550 at least 24 hours prior to your visit. To avoid overcrowding, tickets are available via time ticketing. The time selected for your tickets is the time you must enter the park. 

During your visit, you'll need to present a valid military ID at the ticket counter

All guests, ages 10 and older, are required to wear a mask at all times when in the Akron Zoo.

View all of our COVID-19 safety precautions and visitor guidelines.

We are following current CDC guidelines by asking employees and customers to stay home if they are sick, encouraging respiratory etiquette and appropriate hand hygiene. All Akron Zoo staff and guests, ages 10 and older, are required to wear masks. 

  • All indoor buildings are currently closed.
  • The boma and all play areas are closed. 
  • The Conservation Carousel and Pride of Africa trains are open (weather permitting)! Each ride will be disinfected every hour.

Free to Akron Zoo members
Regular admission rates apply
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