See Our Wonderfully Weird Creatures During ODDtober

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The Alligator Bayou Is So Fun it's Scary

Alligator Bayou

Watch Our Furry and Feisty River Otters

River Otter Falls

Take an Up-Close Look at the Majestic Humpback Whales in 3D

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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.

Extraordinary Experiences

Discover cool creatures while learning fascinating facts you’ll want to share with others. Offered FREE each day with Aquarium admission.

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Extraordinary Experiences

IMAX 3D Theater

From the blue ocean depths to outer space, IMAX takes you to places you've only imagined. Add IMAX 3D for only $6.

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IMAX Theater

River Gorge Explorer

Cruise into a natural wonder bursting with the colors of Autumn aboard the Aquarium's sleek catamaran, the River Gorge Explorer.

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River Gorge Explorer

Buy a Membership

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

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Take Five Outside

Give a child an experience of a lifetime! Help kids explore and learn in the great outdoors.

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Take Five Outside

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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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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Aquarium App

The Tennessee Aquarium's free app helps you plan your visit and make the most of your aquatic adventure.

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