Events & Programs

The Tennessee Aquarium offers a variety of special events and programs each month.

July 25 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM TNACI Tour
July 29 Saturday 10:00 AM - Noon Nature Nuts: Mud Day
July 29 Saturday 10:00 AM - Noon Aquarium Adventures: Fun in the Mud
August 4 Friday 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM SharkFest!
Aug 12-13 Sat - Sun 5:30 PM - 8:00 AM Sleep in the Deep: Family Sleepover
August 22 Tuesday 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM TNACI Tour
August 24 Thursday 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Nature Nuts: Why is that Turtle Beeping?
August 24 Thursday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Aquarium Adventures: Movers and Shakers

diver with a sea turtle


Find all kinds of behind-the-scenes pictures and information about your favorite aquatic getaway located in the heart of downtown.

people with river sturgeon in net


Did you know that Tennessee has the richest freshwater fauna of any state in the United States with over 320 fish species living in our waters?

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Join the Tennessee Aquarium today and come all year for FREE! Visit for an hour or two or stay all day. There's always something new to see and do.

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Sleep in the Deep

Sleep in the Deep

Ever dream of sleeping under the peaks alongside sharks, stingrays and more?