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Located on the banks of the Tennessee River, the Tennessee Aquarium takes visitors on a remarkable journey from the mountains to the sea. Come see for yourself why visitors like you rate it the number one Aquarium in the country for guest satisfaction.
1 Broad Street • Chattanooga, TN 37402 • (800) 262-0695
Beneath its six magnificent glass peaks, you’ll explore three living forests and meet amazing creatures that swim, fly and crawl in natural habitats. Begin your adventure in the NEW River Otter Falls within the Aquarium’s Cove Forest. Get face-to-furry face with feisty otters as they swim and scamper around their new home. This sets the stage for the rest of your self-guided tour in the River Journey building where you’ll discover the world’s largest gathering of freshwater species. Meet giant catfish, beautiful trout, baby alligators, prehistoric-looking sturgeon and tons of turtles. Then, imagine you are a deep-sea diver in the Ocean Journey building where fierce sharks, stealthy stingrays and colorful reef fish glide through amazing coral formations. Experience a shark and ray touch pool, mysterious jellyfish, playful penguins and a rainforest filled with hundreds of free-flying butterflies.
Make the most of your visit! Download the FREE Tennessee Aquarium app, powered by Tennessee Tech University, from Google Play or the iTunes Store. This handy tool contains the daily lineup of bird shows, dive programs and keeper talks offered free with Aquarium admission. Plan ahead and meet fascinating creatures in Ranger Rick’s Backyard Safari, ask SCUBA divers about toothy sharks or quiz our experts about the icy world of penguins.
Now showing at the Tennessee Aquarium IMAX Theater: Galapagos 3D: Nature's Wonderland, Journey To The South Pacific 3D , and for a limited engagement through July 6th, D-Day3D: Normandy 1944.