Cleveland Metroparks Zoo is offering free admission for moms on Mother's Day, this Sunday, May 11 and Zoo officials are reminding the public to arrive early and plan for extra travel time.
To alleviate traffic in nearby neighborhoods, the Zoo's entrance will only be accessible from West 25th Street. Wildlife Way will be closed at Fulton Parkway and traffic will be directed to Memphis Avenue. From Memphis Avenue, guests may turn north on Pearl Road then follow Zoo signs.
To avoid possible traffic delays, the following routes are recommended:
From I-71 Exit at West 25th Street and follow the Zoo signs
From I-90 Take I-71 (south), exit at West 25th Street and follow the Zoo signs
From I-480 Exit State Road north to Pearl Road and follow the Zoo signs
From Akron: Follow I-77 (north) to I-480 (west). Exit State Road north to Pearl Road and follow the Zoo signs