PAL Adopt a Penguin

The PAL program is a brand new opportunity to symbolically adopt a penguin while supporting all aspects of the care and enrichment of these playful and entertaining birds.



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Gift Memberships

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Give an awesome gift that lasts all year – a membership to the Tennessee Aquarium.

All memberships include unlimited Aquarium admission, discounts on additional IMAX tickets, discounted River Gorge Explorer cruises, special events, and a FREE subscription to Riverwatch, our full-color, quarterly publication.  Tennessee Aquarium Members also get discounted admission to Creative Discovery Museum, Knoxville Zoo, Nashville Zoo at Grassmere and Dollywood!

Family Membership - $115 (admits two specified adults and their children age 18 & younger)

Individual Plus Membership - $85 (admits (a) two specified people OR (b) an individual with a guest)

Guest Option - $40 (Aquarium admission for one guest when added to a Family or Individual Plus membership. Guests must accompany a member. Guest Options expire with the membership. It’s a great option for families with nannies or babysitters.) 

Click Here to Purchase a Membership Gift Certificate

  • Membership Gift Certificates will be mailed directly to you (the GIVER)
  • Original Gift Certificates may be redeemed at the River Journey Member’s Entrance
  • Memberships become active on the recipient's first visit and remain valid for a full year