Discover Cool Creatures Around Every Corner

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Don't Miss Your Chance to See National Parks Adventure 3D

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Plan Your Next Great Escape

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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.

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River Gorge Explorer

Experience Chattanooga’s natural beauty aboard the River Gorge Explorer. Relax in the climate-controlled cabin and soak in the beautiful scenery from the observation deck.

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River Gorge Explorer

A Beautiful Planet 3D

A breathtaking portrait of Earth from space, providing a unique perspective of our planet and galaxy as never seen before.

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Buy a Membership

Join or renew your Aquarium membership to enjoy family fun with Aquarium visits all year!

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Backstage Pass

The Tennessee Aquarium's Backstage Pass gives you VIP access to get up-close, touch and feed Aquarium animals.

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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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Volunteer

Discover the unique and fun Volunteer opportunities at the Aquarium

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Host an Event

Let us help you plan a one-of-a-kind event in an unforgettable setting!

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Gift Shop

Whether you’re in search of an item you didn’t buy on your recent visit or just happen to be a looking for that perfect gift, we hope you enjoy browsing in our on-line store.

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