Teacher Appreciation Day

We look forward to seeing you at our next event in January 2020!

Teachers enjoy free admission on Teacher Appreciation Day! No registration required.
This offer is good for one teacher and one guest.

Teachers will have an opportunity to see first-hand what we offer to school groups by visiting the Tennessee Aquarium and IMAX 3D Theater. Throughout the day, our education staff will be available to show teachers how the Tennessee Aquarium and IMAX Theater can serve as an extension to the classroom.

Educators must provide a current teacher ID or pay stub at check-in to receive admission.
Admission includes one IMAX movie. Film entry is on a first come, first served basis.
Additional guest tickets may be purchased at the discounted rates listed below. There is no charge for children under 3 years old.

  • Children (3-18): $13 Aquarium + IMAX
  • Adults: $32.50 Aquarium + IMAX


If you have any questions, email education@tnaqua.org or call the education department at (423) 785-4176.

The Tennessee Aquarium is the only U.S. zoo or aquarium certified as a school by SACS/AdvancEd.