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. An Aquarium membership pays for itself in about two visits. Membership privileges include unlimited Aquarium admission, access through Members' Entrance, exclusive events and travel opportunities, 10% savings on gift shop purchases, discounts on IMAX or River Gorge Explorer tickets, 15% discount at any Big River Grille or Blue Water Grille, and free subscription to Riverwatch.
Join or renew your Aquarium membership and enjoy unlimited Aquarium visits and exclusive discounts. Now with two convenient categories . . . one for families and one for individuals and couples.
Give an awesome gift that lasts all year—a membership to the Tennessee Aquarium! Simply choose the membership you would like to give then check the box "I wish to give a gift of membership".
Become a Contributing Member and support the Aquarium's conservation, education and outreach programs. You'll enjoy exclusive benefits and perks in addition to your regular membership.
Individual Plus - $85.00
Admission for two specified people OR one individual and a guest.
Family - $115.00
Admission for up to two specified adults and their children or grandchildren age 18 and younger.
Family & Guest - $155.00
Same as Family membership plus Includes Aquarium admission for one guest each visit.
Aquarist - $250.00
Same privileges as Family & Guest membership plus unlimited IMAX admission (limit 2 adults/4 kids)
Curator - $500.00
Same privileges as Aquarist membership plus invitations to exclusive event and backstage pass tours.
Memberships are tax-deductible and include free admission for one year, express entry and special discounts.
The Tennessee Aquarium offers a wide variety of special events each month. Programs for children and adults are hosted on the Aquarium campus, themed cruises are offered aboard the River Gorge Explorer and there are opportunities to enjoy nature hikes and kayak trips. Explore our calendar for fun outings that match your family's interests and age ranges.