We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Features Animals
3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109-3132
+1 216-661-6500
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Fantastic Zoo

We took our kids here last week & they absolutely loved it! Especially the elephant exhibit... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
SteelersGal85
,
Pittsburgh
Nostalgic...

Grew up less than a mile from the Cleveland Metropark Zoo, beautiful hidden gem... don't be put off... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
thebzz2017
,
Cleveland, Ohio
Read all 1,352 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
LOCATION
3900 Wildlife Way, Cleveland, OH 44109-3132
CONTACT
Website
+1 216-661-6500
Write a Review
Reviews (1,352)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,329 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We took our kids here last week & they absolutely loved it! Especially the elephant exhibit. Something that was frustrating is that a lot of the vendors were closed (I guess because it's not peak season?) & it took us a long time to find...More

Thank SteelersGal85
Reviewed 6 days ago

Grew up less than a mile from the Cleveland Metropark Zoo, beautiful hidden gem... don't be put off by some of the surroundings. We often give a membership to new parents as a gift (Christmas, Mother's Day, Father's Day, etc.) Great for families!

Thank thebzz2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went on that Saturday and it was packed. There was some sort of Girl Scout event going on, and it was very very crowded and busy. Most of food vendors were out of everything we had trouble even getting a drink and couldn't get...More

Thank cindyt414
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for Girl Scout Day. It wasn't as expected; we had hoped to see more active animals/exhibits. They changed up things over the years there; but not better for us- mostly for the little kids. We hiked end to end and overall for a...More

Thank KSLJ1995
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful Zo, and very clean. The animals were taken care of, and the exhibits were very educational. The shops have great gifts and the animals were very active.

Thank Jackie Z
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Zoo has great potential however the condition of the property and exhibits are not what they once were. We have been members for many years and left today quite disappointed. Many animal exhibits empty, grounds and monkey/aquatic exhibit in need of refresh. Food concessions...More

1  Thank nongagkram
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cleveland is a great city. First time visitors and we have already met some wonderful people; we were greeted at the zoo's entrance by a couple who were season members of the zoo. They explained that they each could bring a person into the zoo...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great zoo limited wheel chairs limited handicapped parking not much good food mostly fast food and pizza And McDonald's the zoo is large nice safe much walking and great trolley bus to get around nice gift shop lots animals the rainforest cost more and. Nice...More

Thank pierre s
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I was marathon training, we'd come to the zoo and run up the hill to the Monkeys, Fish and Cheetahs and go down the back way to repeat the exercise eight more times. So, I saw quite a lot of the zoo. As I...More

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 1 week ago

This zoo has a lot to offer. It really is worth several trips there to see everything. One might not expect to see such exotic creatures in the middle of Cleveland, but it contains more variety that most zoos that I have been to. The...More

Thank 126cleveland216
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Crocodile Cafe
.19 km away
Ugly Broad Tavern
3 reviews
.52 km away
The Ice Cream- Pizza & Chicken Shack
.57 km away
Burger King
2 reviews
.66 km away
Nearby Attractions
A Christmas Story House
1,593 reviews
3.04 km away
Pilgrim Congregational United Church of Christ.
5 reviews
3.66 km away
Steelyard Commons
5 reviews
2.15 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
yellowbug0222
16 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
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.
0
Votes
Shirley S
5 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
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.
0
Votes
Shirley S
5 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Annie B | Reviewed this property |
Guests with special needs can contact 48 hours prior to visit. Call Guest Services 216-635-3305
0
Votes