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Cleveland Metroparks Zoo & The RainForest are open year-round except January 1 and December 25. From Memorial Day through Labor Day, if Monday is an observed holiday, free Zoo admission does not apply.
ADVOCATE | Use your voice
Advocate for wildlife
- Communicate to public officials, corporations and other decision/policy makers. Let them know that you care and expect them to help us protect wildlife!
Spread the Word
- Share what you’re doing to make a difference for wildlife through social media, and encourage others to join you.
BUY RESPONSIBLY | Use your power as a consumer
Be a Smart Shopper
- Never buy wildlife or products made from protected wildlife or their parts - or support vendors who sell them. Encourage others to do the same. Learn more at #BuyInformed. Help us Stop Wildlife Trafficking
Recycle your cell phone and other personal electronics
- Eco-Cell recycles electronics to protect gorilla habitat and support gorilla conservation.
- Find the secure Eco-Cell collection box in the lobby of the Zoo’s Education building (on your left when you enter the zoo), or set up your own collection drive at your school or workplace!
CONTRIBUTE | Donate resources or your time
Support wildlife conservation efforts
- Donate to the Future for Wildlife Fund to support Zoo wildlife conservation efforts
- Shop to support wildlife conservation at our Conservation Shop