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Events & Programs

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

Friday November 15 5:00 PM - 8:00 AM Autumn Family Sleep in the Deep
Sunday November 17 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Nature Nuts: Fairy Houses
Thursday November 21 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Aquarium Adventures: Fanciful Feast
Friday November 22 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Aquarium Adventures: Fanciful Feast
Saturday November 23 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Conservation Institute Tour, call 423-265-0698 for reservations
Sunday December 8 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM "O-FISH-ally the Holidays" Member Event
Thursday December 12 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Aquarium Adventures: Sharing with our Animal Friends
Friday December 13 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Aquarium Adventures: Sharing with our Animal Friends
Saturday December 14 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM PJs & The Polar Express
Sunday  December 15 9:30 AM - 11:45 AM PJs & The Polar Express
Saturday December 28 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Conservation Institute Tour, call 423-265-0698 for reservations

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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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Conservation

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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Membership

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

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

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