Chattanooga Riverboat Cruise
A Chattanooga Riverboat Cruise on the River Gorge Explorer is part thrill ride and part nature tour.


IMAX Theater

So real, It's unreal
The huge, six-story screen at the IMAX 3D Theater puts YOU in the action. Travel to undersea reefs filled with colorful creatures, or visit exotic locations from around the world.

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Weddings | Event Venues

Experience an unforgettable after-hours adventure while hosting your Chattanooga wedding reception, holiday party or corporate event at the Tennessee Aquarium. The Aquarium, IMAX 3D Theater and River Gorge Explorer offer a variety of unique meeting venues to choose from for your next corporate or social event.

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Backstage Pass

NEW Backstage Passes will give you VIP access to get up-close, feed, and actually touch Aquarium animals.

Birthday Party Groups

The Tennessee Aquarium is a perfect place to spend time with friends and family on your child's special day. If you have a party of 10 or more attendees, why not plan a visit to the Aquarium?

Family & Church Groups

So your family or church group is coming to Chattanooga and you’ve got thetask of figuring out what to do? We can accommodate groups large and small.

Scout Programs

A visit to the Tennessee Aquarium is a fascinating troop outing and fun way to earn one of several badges related to nature or wildlife.

Send an E-postcard

Save a stamp and send some fun. Family and friends will enjoy receiving these personalized animal postcards via e-mail.

Sign up for E-newsletter

By diving in now, you'll be among the first to learn about new animals and exhibits, conservation programs, special events at the Aquarium and new films coming to the IMAX 3D Theater.