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Blogs & Sites
Location: 1828 Smith Road, Akron, OH
The much-loved Nature Realm has reopened after major renovations.
Location: 500 Edgewood Avenue, Akron, OH
The Akron Zoo is a success story on 50 acres. Once known as the "Children's Zoo," the Akron Zoo has grown in wonderful ways over the past five years, and it's still small enough to visit...
Location: 200-500 South Main Street, Akron, OH
Location: 714 North Portage Path, Akron, OH
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens is the former home of F.A. Seiberling (founder of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company) and his wife Gertrude. The expansive, early 20th-century mansion offers a varie...
Location: 200 South Main Street, Akron, OH
Location: 248 Ferndale Street, Akron, OH
The Mustill Store and House are the showcase pieces of Cascade Locks Park. Located in their original site at Lock 15, the canal-era buildings are believed to be built in the 1850s, although the exact ...
Location: 3486 Riverview Road, Akron, OH
Location: 2620 Harrington, Akron, OH
Firestone Metro Park features playing fields and areas for cross-country skiing, sledding, and fishing. A short paved walking trail is a popular strolling path.
The park contains...
Location: 550 Frazier Avenue, Akron, OH
Goodyear Heights Metro Park features a large play field and three hiking trails along with areas for fishing, cross-country skiing, sledding, and ice skating. The park also contains Pioneer She...
Location: 1 Cascade Plaza, Akron, OH
Location: Canal Park, 300 South Main Street, Akron, OH
Akron Aeros baseball games appeal to kids and their families for several very good reasons: tickets and food prices are very reasonable, any seat at Canal Park is a good one from which t...
Location: 1615 West Market Street, Akron, OH
Hardesty Park offers walking trails, great spots for picnics, and a shady playground with contemporary climbing and sliding structures. The park also hosts free concerts and big-draw events in ...
Location: 2000 Brittain Road, Akron, OH
Chapel Hill Mall is small enough to take the kids from one end to the other without feeling like you've run a marathon, and yet it offers a big attraction for kids: an historic and still-runnin...
Need to com-MOO-ne with nature? Meet a few cows and learn where milk and ice cream come from? We've got a great national list, and we'd love to hear about your favorites, too!