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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! An Aquarium membership pays for itself in about two visits. Membership privileges include unlimited Aquarium admission, instant access with member cards, free & discounted member events each month, 10% savings on gift shop and concessions, savings on each IMAX with Laser film, reduced admission at regional attractions & zoos, and free subscription to Riverwatch, our member magazine.


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.

Gift Membership

Give the gift of wonder that lasts all year – a membership to the Tennessee Aquarium! Visit our Gift Membership page for more information.

The River Society - Supporting the Aquarium's Annual Fund

The River Society recognizes donors to the Tennessee Aquarium’s Annual Fund who wish to make a greater impact on our animals and programs. As a River Society member, you are able to connect in a deeper way with the Aquarium’s mission working with a designated liaison to identify projects or programs of greatest interest to you and your family and friends.

Membership Categories:

Individual Plus - $120.00

Double your fun! You and one guest of any age admitted free each day.

Family - $175.00

Enjoy the Aquarium together as a family! Your membership includes daily admission to the Aquarium for two adults and any five children ages 3-18.

Family & Guest - $225.00

Same as Family membership plus Includes Aquarium admission for one guest each visit.

Deluxe - $300.00

Same privileges as Family & Guest membership plus unlimited IMAX admission

Curator - $500.00

Same privileges as Deluxe membership plus invitations to exclusive events and an opportunity to join a Backstage Pass tour annually.

Join Renew Gift Membership

Memberships are tax-deductible 

Memberships are 100% tax deductible under Internal Revenue Service guidelines. Members receive free admission for one year, express entry and special discounts. Member privileges subject to change. Memberships are not transferable or refundable. 

Redeem tickets toward an annual membership today! Number of tickets applied must equal number of members listed on the membership, up to two adult tickets plus five children's tickets for a family membership. 

Calendar of Events

The Tennessee Aquarium offers a wide variety of special events each month. Programs for children and adults are hosted on the Aquarium campus and there are opportunities to enjoy outdoor excursions. Explore our calendar for fun outings that match your family's interests and age ranges.

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