Experience a Field Trip to the Akron Zoo
We are excited to offer field trip rates again! Due to COVID-19, there are some changes to the field trip process, like the minimum number of tickets, pricing, and when you are able to enter the zoo.
Field trip rates are only available for valid Ohio child care centers. A list of valid Ohio child care centers can be found here.
We offer field trip admission rates to eligible groups purchasing a minimum of five tickets in advance and paying in one payment. All groups must be registered and paid at least one week in advance to receive the group rate pricing.
Fill out the form below to make your reservation for your field trip today.
Summer Season (April 1 - Oct. 31)
Field Trips must enter the zoo between 10 – 11 a.m. Groups will not be able to enter the zoo after 11 a.m. on the day of their reservation. Schools and daycares must arrive on a group bus/van to ensure social distancing.
Schools K-12, Online/Virtual, Homeschools, Universities, etc.: $5.50 per student and $8.50 per adult
Will receive one free adult for every five students if purchased at least one week before visit.*
Preschools, Day Cares, Summer Camps, etc.: $6.50 per student/child and $9.50 per adult
Will receive one free adult for every five students/children if purchased at least one week before visit.*
Bus Parking: Available at no charge on a first-come, first-served basis. Bus parking spaces are not guaranteed. Please have a plan in place in case the bus parking lot is full on arrival.
Please note - Field trip rates will only be given to individuals riding the school bus/group van. Parents or chaperones will not be allowed to drive their individual vehicles and meet up with their group before entering the zoo.
*All group tickets must be booked at least one week in advance. Day-of group rates are not available.
If having issues with Field Trip Request Form, please email email@example.com.
Educational on-grounds programs are available.