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Experience a Field Trip to the Akron Zoo

Akron Zoo Field Trips

We offer field trip admission rates to groups purchasing a minimum of 15 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.

Due to high volumes of calls and emails during field trip season, all inquiries will be responded to within 48-72 hours of receipt. 

Summer Season (April 1 - Oct. 31)

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, Scouts, Families, 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 - If parents are attending and do not prepay through the person booking the trip, as the students do, they will not be given the discount the day of their visit if they pay at the zoo and will be charged full price ($13).

Groups visiting the zoo before June 1 will receive $0.50 off per ticket.

Picnic pavilions are available with field trips weekdays in April and May ONLY. To rent a pavilion weekends in April and May and June - September, check out our picnic packages.  

*All group tickets must be booked in advance. Day-of group rates are not available.

Winter Season (Nov. 1 - March 31)

Tickets booked in advance are $5.50 per person. You will also receive 1 free adult for every 5 prepaid student tickets you purchase.

Please note - If parents are attending and do not prepay through the person booking the trip, as the students do, they will not be given the discount the day of their visit if they pay at the zoo and will be charged full price ($7).

Tickets purchased individually will be sold at the full price admission rates.

Groups visiting the zoo before June 1 will receive $0.50 off per ticket. 

For more information on our field trip admission rates, which payment methods we accept and the policies and procedures for groups visiting the Akron Zoo please check out our Field Trip Reservations and Guidelines Brochure.

If having issues with Field Trip Request Form, please email fieldtrip@akronzoo.org

Due to high volumes of calls and emails during field trip season, all inquiries will be responded to within 48-72 hours of receipt. 

Educational programs are available to add-on to your field trip. All on-grounds programs require a $50 non-refundable, non-transferrable deposit in order to confirm your program. Deposits must be made within one week of completing the field trip reservation form. 

To make a field trip reservation, please fill out the form below.

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