Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

3900 Wildlife Way
Cleveland, OH 44109- Map It
(216) 661-6500

AAA Editor Notes

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is at 3900 Wildlife Way. The 183-acre zoo is home to thousands of mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians and fish in naturalistic habitats. Giraffes, lions, ostriches and zebras are in the African Savanna; Wolf Wilderness features a pack of gray wolves and a beaver lodge; and Australian Adventure is home to kangaroos, koalas and wallabies. Of interest are big cats, gorillas and primates as well as sharks and lungfish. African Elephant Crossing is a five-acre elephant habitat and education village. In addition to a herd of five elephants the exhibit features meerkats, naked mole rats, an African rock python and an aviary of African birds. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
(includes The RainForest) $13.25; $12.25 (ages 62+); $9.25 (ages 2-11).
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat.-Sun. and holidays 10-7, Memorial Day weekend-Labor Day; daily 10-5, rest of year. Last ticket sales 1 hour before closing. Closed Jan. 1 and Christmas.