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Group up at the Tennessee Aquarium!

The Tennessee Aquarium invites your group to romp with otters, congregate with the alligators, and embark on one unforgettable learning experience filled with wonders from around the world! Group discounts begin with 15 guests and must be scheduled in advance. To provide the best experience for our visiting groups the Tennessee Aquarium will be limiting group size and capacity.

Interested in bringing a group to the Tennessee Aquarium? Please fill out the group application form and a member of our team will reach out to discuss your request. Please note, completion of the group application does not guarantee a reservation. Deposits are required on booking for all reservations, see payment details below.

Group rates
(For any pre-reserved group of individuals of 15 or more)

Adult: $29.95 Aquarium / $9.00 IMAX / $37.95 Combo
Child (3-18): $18.95 Aquarium / $9.00 IMAX / $29.95 Comb0

Education Rates
(For any pre-reserved, accredited school of 15 or more students visiting August – May)

Student: $9 Aquarium / $6 IMAX / $14.00 Combo
Required Chaperone: Free for Aquarium and/or IMAX
Extra Adult/Parent: $28.50 Aquarium / $9.95 IMAX / $36.50 Combo

(Guests 2 and under are free and do not count toward your group total)  

Pre-K through 2nd grade groups are required to have one chaperone per every 5 students.  3rd grade through 12th grade groups are required to have one chaperone per every 10 students.  Your group will not be charged for required chaperones.  All extra Adults/Parents will need tickets.  Please include these extra Adults/Parents in your group reservation.



Have questions, but not quite ready to book? Email us.

Please Note: 

  • Larger groups will be divided and pulsed in the buildings.
  • Groups must be booked one-week in advance.
  • All reservations require a 50% deposit upon booking.
  • Groups that arrive without a preexisting reservation will not be accommodated; group tickets may not be purchased on site.

 For information on COVID-19 safety information, please visit www.tnaqua.org/welcomeback.

 Please continue to check this page for updates regarding group policies.

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