The Little-Known Zoo In Ohio That's Perfect For Your Next Outing
By April Dray|Published March 05, 2019
April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
By now, you’ve likely explored the Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati zoos.
There’s one little-known zoo hiding in the Buckeye State that many Ohioans overlook, however. The Akron Zoo features a wide variety of exotic animals, beautiful gardens and even some rides that kids will absolutely love. It has everything you love about the big city zoos without the massive crowds. Here’s why this little-known zoo is perfect for your next family outing in Ohio:
Akron Zoo is located at 505 Euclid Ave., Akron, OH 44307. Have you ever been to this little-known zoo before? If so, we want to know what your experience was like!