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SOLD OUT–Summer Camps at the Aquarium

Camps at Ripley’s are interactive, innovative, and entertaining for guests of all ages. Fun, excitement, and memories that last a lifetime are what you will find when you participate in one of our camp programs.

Please note, cancellations, refunds, or date changes must be made at least 72 hours prior to event date.

SOLD OUT–EXPEDITION CAMP

We invite your little one to go on an exciting half-day adventure with our Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies education staff! In our Expedition camps, campers will be engaged with story time, a scavenger hunt, crafts, and so much more! Campers even get a chance to get up close and personal with one of our fascinating animals! Each camp date will be focusing on a unique habitat and the animals that live there.

Details:

Aquarium admission, activities, mid-morning snack, & a token of participation
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ages: 4-7
Minimum: 6 campers to hold this program
Cost per person: $29.99 +tax

SOLD OUT–JR AQUARIST CAMP

Campers will spend one full day learning what it takes to become a Ripley’s Jr. Aquarist! This camp is designed to inspire and educate kids on marine science and conservation. Activities during this program include: behind the scenes during a shark feeding, feeding stingrays, water quality testing, dissecting a squid, and more!

Details:

Aquarium admission, activities, lunch, & a token of participation
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Ages: 8-14
Cost per person: $79.99 +tax

*Minimum of 3 campers to hold this program.

SOLD OUT–VET CAMP

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be an aquatic vet? We invite you to join us for an immersive learning experience! During this camp, we will perform some of the day to day activities that vets are responsible for, such as suturing, reading ultrasounds, examining specimens under a microscope, and more! We will also have the opportunity to hear from the veterinarian that takes care of the animals here at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies!

Camp Includes:

  • Aquarium admission
  • Activities
  • Lunch
  • Token of participation

Details:
Time: 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Ages: 9-14
Minimum: 3 campers to hold this program
Cost per person: $79.99 +tax

Summer Camps at the Aquarium

Click below to see all Summer Camps!

Please note, cancellations, refunds, or date changes must be made at least 72 hours prior to event date.

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