Discovery Park of America is located in the scenic Reelfoot Lake Region of Tennessee. Whether you are on route to from Memphis to St. Louis, or if you find yourself near Paducah, Discovery Park of America is an iconic and a must-see attraction on your list. Groups are always in awe when they pull up to the front entrance of Discovery Park, and 99% of guests say, “Wow! I had no idea this was in Union City, Tenn.!”

Hours: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday

Closed: Mondays (except Memorial Day, Labor Day, and the Fourth of July), Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day.

Educators: If you are looking for information regarding school field trips, please click here.

Event Planners: If you are interested in wedding venues, receptions, private parties, class reunions and space rentals, please click here.

Tour Operators: Please call 731-885-5455 and ask for Group Reservations.

Group Ticket Pricing:

*Groups of at least 20 guests or more

Adults (ages 18+) Group Rate $10.95
Child (ages 4 – grade 12) Group Rate $8
Children 3 & Under Free

Special Attractions Pricing:

Eathquake Simulator $4.95 per person
Starship Theater $4.95 per person
The Tower $4.95 per person

Group Ticket Pre-Sale Criteria

You may order tickets in blocks of 20 or more and pay with a single check to receive the group discount. You may then distribute the tickets to your guests and no group check-in is required. If you have a group coming but they are arriving in separate vehicles, you might wish to purchase a block of tickets. All pre-sale tickets must be purchased in advance before you arrive with your group.

20 or more paying individuals are needed to receive the group rate.
Memberships cannot be used toward group admissions.

For additional information, please click here.

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Discovery Park of America is excited to have two NEW hotels right next door in July 2019! There will be a MainStay Suite & Sleep Inn and a Holiday Inn Express & Suites. This is a great addition to the area for your guests to exnjoy the day at Discovery Park and then head to downtown Union City for shopping and eating. Booking reservations will be available soon.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites

MainStay Suites & Sleep Inn


Pre-registration of two weeks is required to receive the group discount. You may reach Group Reservations by phone at (731) 885-5455 or email Group Reservations. 

buses & church groups

Visitors will be dropped off at Discovery Center, and buses will be parked in the bus parking area.


Ask about lunch reservations!

Lunch is also available in The Cafe at Discovery Park of America on an individual purchase basis.

We also offer a group lunch! Click here to download the menu.