The Akron Zoo takes great pride in our mission, to connect your life to wildlife while inspiring lifelong learning and conservation action. We are committed to upholding the value of diversity in our relationships and activities with employees, guests, colleagues, partners, and the community. It is our goal to create excitement and stir passion in every visitor to become a champion of our natural world.
As the home to over 1,000 species from around the world, we take our animal care seriously and have maintained AZA Accreditation without interruption since 1989. The Akron Zoo hosts a multitude of educational programs, events, and conservation efforts. Our facility is also available for private events as well.
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