AKRON - Due to extremely low temperatures the Akron Zoo will be closed Monday, January 06, 2014 and Tuesday, January 7, 2014. As long as weather conditions are favorable, the zoo will reopen Wednesday, January 8 at 11 a.m. Staff is at the zoo caring for the animals and several animals will be kept indoors during these two days.

The Akron Zoo is open 361 days a year. Winter hours, are 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. and admission is $7.00 per person. Children under two are free and parking is $2.00. For more information visit www.akronzoo.org or call (330) 375-2550.