Experience a day of adventure and learning when you stay at our hotel near Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. Explore the different regions of the world with over 9,000 mammal, bird, fish, amphibian, and reptile species. Get in touch with nature at Stingray Bay - this exhibit allows your family to interact with a variety of harmless creatures by dipping your hands into the shallow, saltwater pool. Explore and enjoy the Columbus Zoo with your family. The zoo also features a string ray petting tank, children's playground, carousel, train and an adjacent water park.
Discover life on the African plains. "Heart of Africa" features 43 acres home to more than 130 animals, including lions, zebras, cheetahs, monkeys, and more. Take a camel ride, feed the giraffes, and watch cheetahs reach top speeds at this all new exhibit.
Location + Parking
Address: 4850 Powell Rd, Powell, Ohio 43065
Parking: $8 per vehicle
The Zoo is only 25 minutes from Le Méridien Columbus, The Joseph.
Open daily with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas. Hours are scheduled by month.
January - February: 10am to 4pm
March: 10am to 5pm
April - May: 9am to 5pm
June - August: 9am to 7pm
September: 9am to 5pm
October - December: 10am to 5pm
Under 2: FREE
Ages 2-9: $9.99
Ages 10-59: $14.99
Ages 60+: $10.99