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No Foolin’ – Penguin Nesting Season Begins

Watch The Tennessee Aquarium’s Penguins’ Rock Webcam To Follow The Drama

While everyone is doing their best to stay safe at home during the coronavirus public health emergency, the experts at the Tennessee Aquarium have continued providing excellent care for the animals. And, over the past week, there’s been a quite a bit of extra activity in Penguins’ Rock as animal care specialists prepare the exhibit for the upcoming nesting season. This process began with a penguin rodeo of sorts. The birds were rounded ... (click for more)

A Gentoo Penguin building a nest at the Tennessee Aquarium
Photo by Tennessee Aquarium
A Gentoo Penguin building a nest at the Tennessee Aquarium

National Medal of Honor Heritage Center Offers Virtual-Learning Resources For Educators And Parents To Recognize Medal Of Honor Day

Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum Remains Closed Through April 9


National Medal of Honor Day is observed each year on March 25 to celebrate and honor the more than 3,500 soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines whose service to our nation has been distinguished through extraordinary heroism and sacrifice. To commemorate this annual day of recognition, the Charles ... (click for more)

Officials at the Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum said, "In keeping with the Governor's Executive Order issued Sunday we will are extending our suspension of all public rides with a hoped for reopen date of April 10. Dinner, Summerville Steam, Chickamauga Turn and Hiwassee trains however, will ... (click for more)



Sculpture Fields Is Open To The Public

Ober Gatlinburg Will Suspend Operations Starting Friday

Tennessee Aquarium Offering Virtual Visits, Educational Materials And Behind-The-Scenes Content


Located at 1800 Polk St. on Chattanooga's Southside, Sculpture Fields at Montague Park is a City of Chattanooga park. As of now, the park remains free and open to the public during daylight hours. ... (click for more)

Starting on 3 p.m. on Friday, Ober Gatlinburg Ski Area & Amusement Park will be temporarily closed to the public. The business decision was made in the interest of protecting employees and ... (click for more)

At a time when millions of people find themselves confined to their homes, the monotonous prospect of weeks trapped indoors can be daunting, especially for parents of young children. Fortunately, ... (click for more)


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