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Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

#11 of 186 things to do in Cleveland Features Animals
3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109-3132
+1 216-661-6500
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fun for the family

the zoo is layed out over a huge plat of land.take your favorite walking shoes or the shuttle as a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Who doesn't like a zoo?

Great zoo. Tram available to eliminate the need to walk up and down the hills. Knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Lonnie B
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania
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Don't miss this exciting metropolitan zoo best known for having the largest collection of primates in the United States and for its Rainforest exhibit, which features a thrilling simulated tropical rain storm.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109-3132
+1 216-661-6500
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Reviewed yesterday

the zoo is layed out over a huge plat of land.take your favorite walking shoes or the shuttle as a great deal of the park is located up a long hill.if you have a mobility scooter,don't go up the hill with it as it is...More

Thank P8307TIjohnk
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great zoo. Tram available to eliminate the need to walk up and down the hills. Knowledgeable employees at the popular exhibits to explain things and answer questions. Animals had areas larger than most zoos have. Wolves had such a huge area that we saw them,...More

Thank Lonnie B
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Cleveland Zoo was excellent. We were members from our local zoo which gave us a 50% discount. The parking was free. It is best to go on a cloudy day because the animals were more active. I recommend the tram ride because there are...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love Zoos, especially the Cleveland Zoo & Rainforest. It was our favorite place to visit from when I was a child. I still have the original green "Zoo Key" from when my children were small and is identical to the new red key we...More

Thank ladycarolyn1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my children to the zoo I grew up visiting. I absolutely loved that parking is free. Also loved that my home zoo is in the reciprocity program and allowed me 1/2 off admission for up to 4 people. The exhibits were spread out nicely....More

Thank emachall
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Cleveland zoo is fun for all ages. A variety of animals. Go early to see some of the animals that are active then. Going around 11 most of the bears and wolves are napping. The tiger exhibit is neat to walk through.

Thank drsoccer13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every few years it's a must-see at the zoo They are always adding attractions and it's so fun to walk around the animals were great I specially love the giraffes that was my favorite part!

Thank Laura P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our recent day at the Zoo here. Planned to spend 3-4 hours but stayed for 5 hours to see everything and take plenty of photos. You will need to check your map so you don't miss anything. Lots of walking but it was a...More

Thank derbyfan2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently visited here with my 3 year old son, my aunt whom we were visiting, and my husband. We all had a really good time! There are trams and kiddie trains, A beautiful, unique Carousel, and a natural playground/play-space for the kids all in...More

Thank Entropia8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a pretty good zoo. We came in at 8:30 for the Andean Bears & Coffee educational event. As we walked from the education buolding to the Wolf Lodge, we got to see a few animals who were enjoying the brief cool morning, but...More

Thank kitdoor
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16 June 2017|
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Response from Tracy W | Reviewed this property |
The price for an all inclusive ticket is $23.50. This includes admission to the zoo AND rainforest, rides on the train in the Australian exhibit, the 4-D movies and a zoo key with a lanyard. Hope this helps.
Shirley S
6 June 2017|
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Response from 319lauriw | Reviewed this property |
It doesn't go all the way around the zoo, but it does take to you to the cats & primates. There is an extra charge for the train. When I went no one checked our tickets.
Shirley S
6 June 2017|
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Response from Annie B | Reviewed this property |
Guests with special needs can contact 48 hours prior to visit. Call Guest Services 216-635-3305