The Best Places To See in Akron

Handpicked top 3 best places to see in Akron, Ohio. 50-Point Inspection includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and their general excellence. You deserve the best!


500 Edgewood Avenue, Akron, OH 44307

Since 1953

Zoos, Outdoor Activities, Gift Shop, Aquariums, Nature and Parks, Animals, Conservation Efforts, Animal Enrichment, Animal Care, Endangered Species, Exhibitions, Events Calendar, Special Events, Summer Safari, Community Days, Plan Your Event or Party, Education, Field Trips, Zoo Camp, Home School Programs, Zoorific Career Days & Teacher Resources

Free Admission for Members - Over 700 animals representing over 90 different species and it has over 1 million visitors annually - The zoo occupies 77 acres of which 35 acres are developed with exhibits, guest amenities & support facilities

Price: Adults $12, Senior Citizens (62 & Older) $10 & Children (Ages 2-14) $9


April - October: Mon - Sun 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
November - March: Mon - Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


714 North Portage Path, Akron, OH 44303

Since 1911

Museum, Botanical Gardens, Hall and Gardens, Homes of Nature, Group Tours, Photography Guidelines, Wedding Events, Corporate Events, Occasions, Adult Learning, Resources/Research, Educational Programs, Schools and Youth Programs, Tourist Attraction, Event Venue, Special Events, Horticulture, Educational Programs, Cafe & Virtual Tour

The largest of the Lagoon's pools measures 15 feet (4.6 m) deep and was created from the site's quarry - It constructed a new conservatory and greenhouses based on the original historic designs

Discount: 50% Off the Non-Member Price for Stan Hywet Members - 50% Off Any Tour on Tuesdays Only Seniors (60+) - 50% Off Any Regular Daytime Tour with Military ID for Military and First Responders - $1 Off of Any Adult Ticket Price with AAA Card for AAA Members View Deal

Price: Non-Member Adult $19 & Non-Member Youth 6-17 Years $8


Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon Closed


One South High, Akron, OH 44308

Since 1922

Art Museum, Collections, Exhibitions, Contemporary Painting, Sculpture and Photography, Painting, Design and Glass, Lectures, Workshops, Films and Video, Tours, Concerts and Public Art Projects Programs, Summer Camps, Family Zone, Student Tours, Group Tours, Educator Programs, Youth Groups, Daycare, Scouting, Private Parties & Special Events

Free Admission: Child (17 & under), Blue Star Families, Members, Receive Everyone Thursdays for gallery - Discount for METRO riders - Adult groups of 15 or more receive special rates for docent and staff-led tours of the collection and exhibition

Price: Adult $10, Senior (65+) $8, Student (With Valid ID) $8, Adult W/Tour (15 Minimum) $9


Tue & Fri - Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon Closed