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Discover Akron

As Ohio’s fifth-largest city, Akron offers University of Akron students a vibrant downtown, serene parks, events and venues that appeal to almost every interest. It’s also close to a variety of attractions around Northeast Ohio.

Campus and Beyond

  • UA’s E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall features a variety of performers and productions
  • Akron and Cleveland museums
  • Cuyahoga Valley National Park and the 13 Summit County Metro Parks
  • Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland
  • Canal Park is home to the Akron Aeros, a minor league baseball team
  • Cleveland’s Cavaliers, Indians and Browns play less than an hour away

See our Summit County map

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