Call the Reservations Department: at (423) 265-0698 or (800) 262-0695 ext. 3600 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. ET, Monday through Friday. Reservations will be accepted up to 10 working days prior to your visit. 

Don’t forget to book a FREE education program for your school group! Ask the reservationists for more information.

IMAX Theater

So real, It's unreal
The huge, six-story screen at the IMAX 3D Theater puts YOU in the action. Travel to undersea reefs filled with colorful creatures, or visit exotic locations from around the world.

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Grade Level 6 - 8

Lunch & Learn Program:

Students watch a short video about the biodiversity of life while they eat, discuss the different levels of biodiversity and play a challenging game.

Classroom Program:

Download this pdf Stream Scene
Discover ways to determine the health of a stream by its inhabitants. See unique adaptations of animals that live their life in cold mountain streams when you become stream creatures as we conduct a simulation to find out how events in and around the stream can change its ability to support life. 

Auditorium Program:

Download this pdf Aquarium Jeopardy 6-8        (Aquarium Jeopardy 6-8 Answers)

Test your knowledge about animals and habitats exhibited at the Tennessee Aquarium as well as some environmental threats to their survival through this fun, interactive game. 

Download this pdf Critter Close-up 
Students meet a variety of reptiles and amphibians, learn about the different habitats they live in, their roles in the environment and the unique adaptations which help them survive. 



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