Release Date: March 23,2017

Akron Zoo offers college students discounts for spring break

If college students are not able to travel during their spring break they can always take a trip to the Akron Zoo and visit animals from all over the world at a discounted price. The zoo is offering College ID days March 27-April 2, 2017.

During the event, any college student who shows a valid college ID will get 50% off admission to the zoo.

The Akron Zoo is open 361 days a year. Winter hours, through March 31, are 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. and winter admission is $7 per person. Children under 2 are free and parking is $3. Starting April 1, hours are 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. and admission is $12 for adults, $10 for senior citizens 62 and older, and $9 for children 2-14. Children under 2 are free and parking is $3. For more information visit or call (330) 375-2550.