Membership isn’t just a single experience, but a shared adventure providing great memories and entertainment for your entire family. Your Membership makes these moments possible – allowing us to create exciting programs and events for you and to steward wildlife and habitat conservation efforts for sea life around the world. Use these tips to make the most of your Membership
New Membership Benefit
Each 2021 Visit Is An Entry For BIG Prizes
Discounted Bring-A-Friend Tickets
Bring friends with you during every visit with special Member savings per ticket. Members can purchase discounted General Admission tickets for their guests. Buy online in advance to reserve your timed spot. Tickets are valid for one (1) usage for the date and time selected.
Supports Our Mission
Your Membership matters since it provides ongoing support for the aquarium’s efforts to deliver exceptional animal care, continuous education and conservation activities around the world and in our local community.
We thank you for your support and love of our animals!
Learn more about Our Mission
Enjoy Adventure Aquarium as many times as you want. Your Membership includes unlimited year-round admission to the Aquarium. Adventure Aquarium is open 365 days.
Complimentary Bring-A-Friend Tickets
All Members can bring non-member friends on special Bring-A-Friend days throughout the year. You will be notified by email in advance of these days. Gold Members receive two seasonal Bring-A-Friend passes per Membership purchased – adult or child. You can use one pass during the first six months of your Membership and the other in the following six months.
Exclusive Member Discounts
Present your Membership at The Gift Shop, The Marketplace, H2O Photos, and Encounters and receive 10% off your purchase. Gold Members receive one-time 20% off coupons for The Gift Shop, The Marketplace, and H2O Photos. All Members also receive half-price general admission to all Herschend Family Entertainment Properties: Dollywood, Silver Dollar City, Stone Mountain Park, Wild Adventures, and Newport Aquarium.
You are invited to Member-specific events, sneak peeks, Member-only hours, and other special events happening throughout the year. You are notified of these events through Newsplash monthly emails, email invites, website updates, and social media.
SOME OF THE COOLEST ANIMALS
We pride ourselves in housing some of the most diverse aquatic animals in the world and love getting to share them with you 365 days of the year!
Exhibits & Attractions
Dare to cross the Shark Bridge and visit our touch exhibits for the most up close experience. Attractions are included with your admission.
GO BEHIND THE SCENES
Ever wanted to meet Nile hippos up close or feed sea turtles from above? You can do that when you book one of our encounters! Get up close and more interactive than you ever imagined.
GRAB A BITE AND A SOUVENIR
Dining & Shopping
Stop by The Marketplace for an eco-friendly dining experience and delicious menu. Before you leave, make a visit to the Gift Shop to see cool souvenirs and unique penguin paintings.