Celebrate the Season During Holidays Under the Peaks!

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Polar Express 3D at IMAX

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Get A Free Otter Plush When You Buy A Gift Membership

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Learn How We're Working to Protect Native Animals

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Plan Your Next Great Escape

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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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Amazon Adventure 3D

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Sandhill Crane Cruises

Each winter, thousands of Sandhill Cranes converge upon the Hiwassee Wildlife Refuge. Join us aboard the River Gorge Explorer for special cruises offered during the peak of their migration.

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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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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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