Holiday Fun at the Tennessee Aquarium!

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Polar Express 3D at IMAX


Discover Cool Creatures Around Every Corner

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Learn How TNACI is Working to Conserve Native Animals

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Welcome to the Tennessee Aquarium

Come see for yourself why visitors like you rate the Tennessee Aquarium the best aquarium in America for overall guest satisfaction. Enjoy a remarkable journey from the mountains to the sea as you explore above and below the surface in the Aquarium’s two buildings. Discount ticket packages with the Aquarium's IMAX 3D Theater and River Gorge Explorer make your travel plans easy and affordable.

River Gorge Explorer

See winter wildlife aboard the Aquarium's sleek catamaran, the River Gorge Explorer.

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River Gorge Explorer

Giving Tuesday

Give your drop of support and make an impact that reaches far beyond the Aquarium doors.

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Giving Tuesday

IMAX 3D Theater

Humpback Whales 3D is an extraordinary journey into the mysterious world of one of nature’s most awe-inspiring marine mammals.

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IMAX Theater

Buy a Membership

Join or renew your Aquarium membership and enjoy unlimited Aquarium visits and exclusive discounts.

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Small Fry Programs

Join us at the Tennessee Aquarium on selected Tuesdays and Wednesdays for Small Fry Mini-Programs!

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Small Fry Programs

Backstage Pass

Add a Backstage Pass to your visit to get a bird's eye view of Aquarium animals and put yourself in the boots of one of the Aquarium's animal keepers.

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Discover the unique and fun Volunteer opportunities at the Aquarium

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Hotel Packages

You'll find the best values with these Aquarium packages offered by Chattanooga's finest hotels. Plan your visit to the city Southern Living magazine calls, "One of America's Top Weekend Getaways."

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