Upcoming Events


Jan 16, 2016:  Super Science Saturday - Soaping the Scientific Method


Jan 19- April 14, 2016:  Simply Science - Spring Session


Feb 20:  Super Science Saturday - Dynamic DNA


March 19, 2016:  Super Science Saturday - Fountains of Fire


April 16, 2016:  Super Science Saturday - Dino-mite Dinosaurs


May 14, 2016:  Annual Science Fair


May 14, 2016:  All Kids' Science Bash




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Guided Tour Only. Last Guided Tour at 3:30pm.




Off-Season Hours - *CURRENT
Labor Day Weekend (September 5, 2015) - Memorial Day Weekend (May 28, 2016)

    Open Saturdays* from 10am-5pm

*Due to recent renovations that have been started, we will be closed on Saturdays until February 2016.  This closure only affects our regular admission tours on Saturdays.  This change will not affect scheduled group tours, Educational Days, Birthday Parties, Super Science Saturday, or Simply Science classes.

We do have special hours during the week for groups that make reservations. Please contact us.
The zip line and golf course are closed during the winter months.



Summer Hours
Memorial Day Weekend (May 26, 2015) - Labor Day Weekend (September 5, 2015)

     Open Tuesday - Saturday 10am-5pm
     Groups of 15 or more people must make a reservation. Please contact us.


Closed On: All Sundays and Mondays and on all major holidays. Also closed the Saturday after Thanksgiving, the Saturday after Christmas, and the Saturday after New Years.


Admission Rates

Admission includes a guided tour of the museum and one zip-line ride per eligible rider WEATHER PERMITTING (additional rides cost $3 each). Please note that self-guided viewing of the exhibits is not permitted.


General Admission

We have two seasons for admission rates:

     General Season April 1st - October 31st
         Single Admission..............$10
         (Children ages 3 and under are free.)
         Family Admission.............$40

     Winter Season November 1st - March 31st*
         Single Admission...............$6
          (Children ages 3 and under are free.)
         Family Admission.............$30


The Family Admission is a one-day, general admission pass for parents and their children under 18 years old. This pass provides a discount for families with more than four people.

*Off season admission rates do not include the mini-golf course or zip-line. The golf course and zip-line are closed November-April and operate weather-permitting the rest of the year.

Group Admission

       We have special rates for groups. Please click here for more information and to reserve a date.

Park Pass

Park ONLY Pass............................... $5
Includes one zip-line ride per eligible rider WEATHER PERMITTING, mini-golf, and use of Truassic Park. Does not include a tour of the museum. This is not available for winter season admission dates.




Annual Membership.................  $75  Read more

Save your receipt from your visit to Akron Fossils & Science Center and we will credit that admission amount towards your purchase of an Annual Membership within seven days! 


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