F.A. Seiberling Nature Realm Visitors Center

1828 Smith Rd., Akron, OH 44333


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Tue - Sat, 10am to 5pm and Sunday 12pm- 5pm Admission is always free.

Part of Summit Metro Parks, the visitors center features 10,000 square feet with exhibits, kids' areas, live animals and Maple Leaf Gifts, a gift shop featuring branded and nature exploration items. The grounds showcase a suspension bridge over a 45-foot ravine, several gardens, plant identification, observation decks, two ponds, wetlands, hiking trails and a tall-grass prairie. Dogs are not permitted since the park is a special-use area set aside for the study and enjoyment of nature, including hand-feeding chickadees.