Zoo Map

Hours & Admission

 

2021 Summer Season

April 4 - Oct. 31

Hours
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

On Wednesday, July 28, the Akron Zoo will close at 4 p.m. for a staff appreciation event. The last admission into the zoo will be at 3:30 p.m.

On Friday, Aug. 6, the Akron Zoo will close at 2 p.m. in preparation for our fundraiser, Summer Safari. The last admission into the zoo will be at 1:30 p.m. 

Admission
Adults: $13
Senior Citizens (ages 62+): $11
Children (ages 2-14): $10
Children under two are free.

Parking Online: $3 per vehicle

We strongly recommend that guests purchase tickets online in advance. Those with online tickets will have the opportunity to skip a line and save money. 

Akron Zoo Members: Members do not need to reserve tickets online in advance. You must bring your digital membership card and photo ID when visiting. the opportunity to skip a line and save money. 

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Winter Season

November – March*
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. daily

General Admission

  • Per person: $8.00
  • Akron Zoo Members: FREE
  • Non-member parking: $3.00 

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


Summer Season

Zoo EntranceApril 4 – October 31
10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily*

Admission

  • Adults: $13.00
  • Senior Citizens (62 & older): $11.00
  • Children (ages 2-14): $10.00
  • Akron Zoo Members: FREE
  • Non-member parking: $3.00

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Field Trips
Zoo Map
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. 

Picnic areas are available on a first-come basis. Learn more about reserving a picnic area.