Off season hours have started! We are now only open on Saturday from 10 AM to 5 PM. If you need to schedule a field trip for a group just call the office Monday-Friday 10AM-- 3PM.
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Zip-line Liability Release Form


 Upcoming Events

Sept 05:  Open House for Simply Science, Studies, and S.T.E.A.M.

Sept 09:  Simply Science Begins

Sept 10:  Simply Studies Begins

Sept 11:  Simply S.T.E.A.M. Begins

Sept 21:  Super Science Saturday -    Space S.T.E.A.M. (Part 3:  Engineering)

Oct 19:  Super Science Saturday -       Space S.T.E.A.M. (Part 4:  Art)

Nov 02:  Annual Auction and Benefit           Dinner - Bid It to Win It!

Nov 16:  Super Science Saturday -       Space S.T.E.A.M. (Part 5:  Mathematics)

Dec 21:  Super Science Saturday -             A Dinosaur Christmas





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Educational Day

A unique, extended field trip


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Overnight Lock-Ins at Akron Fossils & Science Center

Wacky Mad Scientist party theme

Wacky Mad Scientist party theme

Wacky Mad Scientist party theme






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Reserve today!


What Types of Groups Book
Educational Days?

  • School Groups
  • Cub Scout Groups
  • Girl Scout Groups
  • Sunday School Groups
  • Youth Groups
  • Adult Learning Groups


Sample Educational Day Schedule*

  • 10a.m. | Check In
  • 10:15a.m. - 12p.m. |Customized Learning
  • 12p.m. - 1:15p.m | Lunch, Outdoor
    Play Time, and Zip-line (weather
  • 1:15 - 3p.m. | Customized Learning Stations 

*Times can be adjusted to meet the needs of your group. 

Some Learning Goal Ideas:

  • Geology
  • Paleontology
  • Zoology
  • Astronomy
  • Ecology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • General Sciences
  • Apologetics




Reserving Your Group's Educational Day

Please make your reservation at least two weeks in advance. To schedule your Educational Day, please contact our program director Jodie Brewer (contact information below).



Our zip-line liability release form must be signed by the parents of EVERY rider under 18 years of age. You may want to send this form
BE ELIGIBLE TO RIDE THE ZIP-LINE. Click here to download and print the form. Rider's must be 48 inches or taller to participate.





Contact us today to schedule your Educational Day today!

Call 330-665-DINO (3466)

Or you can e-mail our program director, Jodie Brewer.
We look forward to welcoming your group! 



Last But Not Least....


Now that your Educational Day has been scheduled, don't forget to include directions and a map to our facility in your invitation.


*Truassic Park is open subject to the weather, and Akron Fossils & Science Center cannot guarantee that it will be open the day of your group visit.



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