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Events & Programs

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

June 16 Sunday 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Nature Nuts: Creek Stomp
June 18 Tuesday 5:00 PM  Science on Tap! - Electric Eel
June 27 Thursday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Aquarium Adventures: Shapes in Nature!
June 27 Thursday 6:45 PM - 8:15 PM Volcanoes 3D Premiere at IMAX
June 28 Friday 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Aquarium Adventures: Shapes in Nature!

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

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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?