Celebrate the season with a holiday visit to the Tennessee Aquarium!
November 26 – December 31*
*closed Christmas Day (December 25)
Your adventure through a fun-filled underwater wonderland begins with holiday music and decor in the River Journey lobby. Look for seasonal surprises throughout your tour – including a light-bedecked tree twinkling in sync with the jolly jolts of an Electric Eel!
In keeping with beloved holiday tradition, The Polar Express 3D returns to the Tennessee Aquarium IMAX 3D Theater.
PLUS – There’s one additional reason to plan a holiday visit the Aquarium – our newly reopened Butterfly Garden!
Electric Eel Christmas Tree
After making a worldwide splash back in 2019, the Aquarium’s Electric Eel, Miguel Wattson, will once more serve as unofficial tree-lighter in the Rivers of the World gallery. See this new holiday tradition December 1-31!
SCUBA Claus Goes Virtual
While public dive programs are paused for the health and safety of our guests and staff, SCUBA Claus will still make some live-streamed appearances during dives in our River Giants and Tennessee River exhibits!
Scheduled Virtual Dives (subject to change)
Check back here soon for our 2021 dates and times!
Holidays Under the Peaks is sponsored by: