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Winter Hours - CURRENT
Labor Day Weekend (September 2, 2013) - Memorial Day Weekend (May 26, 2014)
Open Friday - Saturday 10am-5pm
Tuesday-Thursday by appointment for groups and classes only
Memorial Day Weekend (May 26, 2014) - Labor Day Weekend (September 1, 2014)
Open Tuesday - Saturday 10am-5pm
Closed On: All Sundays and Mondays and on major holidays. Also closed on the day of our Silent Auction fundraiser (November 1, 2014) and the Friday after Thanksgiving (November 28, 2014).
We accept cash, check, and credit (Visa, MC, Discover). Purchase orders from organizations MUST be arranged in advance!
All prices are subject to change without notice.
Admission includes a guided tour of the museum and one zip-line ride per eligible rider WEATHER PERMITTING (additional rides cost $2 each). Mini golf is not available during winter admission. The zip line will not be operated in unsafe conditions. This includes rain, a wet launch platform from recent rain, snow, ice, lightning in the area, and any other conditions deemed unsafe by the Akron Fossils staff. Visitors that attempt to use the zip line against these guidelines will be asked to leave.
We have two seasons for admission rates:
Open Season April 1st - October 31st
Off Season November 1st - March 31st*
The Family Pass is a one-day, general admission pass for parents and their children under 18 years old or grandparents and their grandchildren under 18 years old.
We have special rates for groups. Please click here for more information and to reserve a date.
Park Only Pass
Park ONLY Pass............................... $3
Pastors and teachers get in free every Friday!
Come see our excellent resources for your church or school.
Restrictions: This free admission offer is not intended for teachers who already have a group fieldtrip scheduled. The purpose of this offer is to allow pastors and teachers to explore our Science Center to see if they might be interested in scheduling a group fieldtrip or speaking presentation. For homeschool teachers/parents: this offer only applies to home school group leaders wishing to explore the potential of a group tour, not to individual homeschooling parents/teachers.
Annual Membership................. $65 Read more
Save your receipt from your first visit to Akron Fossils & Science Center and we will credit that admission amount towards your purchase of an Annual Membership within seven days! Read more