Things to Do in Gatlinburg & Pigeon Forge

Attractions Spotlight

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies – TripAdvisor’s #1 Aquarium in America

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Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, is not just any aquarium.  In fact, it’s been voted the #1 aquarium in America by TripAdvisor.  You and your family get to experience the mystery and adventure of the seven seas, with different environments like Tropical Rainforest, Ocean Realm, Coral Reef, Stingray Bay, Shark Lagoon and Penguin Playhouse – voted by USA Today Travel 10 Best List as one of the best places to see penguins in the world! Get up close and personal with penguins, stingrays, and sharks, in awe-inspiring adventures in the many winding underwater tunnels that traverse the seas…Read more »

Science is Spectacular Fun at WonderWorks in Pigeon Forge

No one knows how it was formed, but rumors say WonderWorks in Pigeon Forge originates from somewhere inside of the Bermuda Triangle. Some believe Professor Wonder, in an attempt to harness the power of a tornado, unleashed it in the laboratory, blowing it to its current location in Pigeon Forge.As you enter, your children will be astonished by the upside down entrance to this awe-inspiring laboratory. You will be amazed with how well the laboratory holds your child’s attention, and teaches them new and interesting thing with its more than 100 hands-on exhibits. Your children will learn more about science, math, and art than they ever have before!…Read more »

Johnson Family Restaurants in Pigeon Forge

20 years ago, Bruce Johnson first realized his lifelong dream of opening a BBQ restaurant. Since then, Bruce has opened 4 more restaurants, offering cuisine ranging from steak to ice cream, and even gourmet pizza.Even though the types of food they offer vary, all Johnson Family Restaurants focus on the same core values:

  • Quality food
  • Friendly service
  • Family atmosphere
  • Good value for your money
  • Freshly prepared food

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