Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies

88 River Road, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
(865) 430-8808

Memories that Last!

Marvel at 12-foot sharks, a giant sea turtle, thousands of exotic sea creatures, & playful penguins through Spectacular, State-of-the-Art Underwater Tunnels! Touch Jellyfish & Stingrays! Enjoy interactive hourly dive & feeding shows plus a penguin parade at 1:15 daily! Play in the 3-Story Discovery Treehouse Play Center! Feed the Stingrays! Adventure over Shark Lagoon on the Glass Bottom Boat! Meet Sally at Turtle Time or adorable penguins in the Penguin Encounter & Painting programs! Be amazed by Mermaids swimming June & July! Experience Sleeping With the Sharks, PJ Party with the Penguins, Family Edition & Adult Sleepovers, Educational Programs, & so much more!


Open 365 days a year

Downtown, traffic light #5

88 River Road

Gatlinburg, Tennessee 37738

(865) 430-8808

Fax: (865) 430-8818

  • Public Restroom
  • Gift Shop / Shopping on Site
  • AAA Discount
  • Onsite Restaurant/Concession