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Program Schedule

Dream Big: Engineering Our World Opens Feb 17 at IMAX

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NEW: Monster Fish Exhibit!

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See How We're Working to Protect 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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Wild Africa 3D

From the highest snow-covered mountains in Kenya, along great rivers, into steamy rainforests and wide-open savannahs, Wild Africa 3D reveals the striking contrast of stunning deserts beside wild oceans and the sunlit abundance of the coral reefs.

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Wild Africa 3D

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

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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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Backstage Pass

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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Aquarium Gift Shop

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