College Days And Scout Days Discounts At The Tennessee Aquarium

Friday, January 29, 2016
The Tennessee Aquarium will be offering special discounts to college students and scouts during the month of February. 

College Days – Show your College ID and receive half-priced tickets to the Tennessee Aquarium, IMAX 3D Theater and River Gorge Explorer. This discount applies to everyone in your party throughout the month of February. College Days is for all colleges - any state and online. Students simply need to show a valid college ID or a copy of their most recent transcript to receive this discount.


Scout Days – Scouts and their families will enjoy half-price tickets to the Tennessee Aquarium, IMAX 3D Theater and River Gorge Explorer. Scouts must be in uniform or sash to receive the Scout Days discount. This offer applies to the entire family.


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