Tennessee Aquarium

Please note: Penguins' Rock will be closed on Wednesday, March 29 for routine maintenance and penguin physical exams as we prepare for nesting season.

Member Gift Certificate

Gift Membership

Give an awesome gift that lasts all year – a membership to the Tennessee Aquarium!

All memberships include unlimited Aquarium admission, discounts on additional IMAX tickets, discounted River Gorge Explorer cruises, special events, and a FREE subscription to Riverwatch, our full-color, quarterly publication. Tennessee Aquarium Members also get discounted admission to Creative Discovery Museum, Knoxville Zoo, Nashville Zoo at Grassmere and Dollywood!

Family Membership - $175
Enjoy the Aquarium together as a family!  Membership includes daily admission to the Aquarium for two adults and up to five children or grandchildren age 18 or under.

Individual Plus Membership - $120 
Double your fun! You and one guest of any age admitted free each day.

Guest Option - $50 (Upgrade the membership to bring an additional guest of any age each time you visit. Guests must accompany a member. Guest Options expire with the membership. It’s a great option for families with nannies or babysitters.) 


  • Membership Gift Certificates will be mailed directly to you (the GIVER)
  • Original Gift Certificates may be redeemed at the River Journey Member’s Entrance
  • Memberships become active on the recipient's first visit and remain valid for a full year