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Best Knoxville, TN Attractions

  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • Dollywood
  • Muse Knoxville
  • Women's Basketball Hall of Fame
  • Museum of East Tennessee History
  • Historic Homes
  • Ijams Nature Center
  • World's Fair Park
  • Market Square District
  • Three Rivers Rambler

    Three Rivers Rambler

    This train travels along the Tennessee River from Downtown Knoxville, past historical sites to the "Three Rivers Trestle" where the French Broad and Holston...

    Photo courtesy of Amber Nolan
  • Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  • Dollywood

    Dollywood

    Fun in the Great Smokies awaits at this celebrated theme park co-owned by Dolly Parton. If you're lucky, you'll catch a live performance by the country...

  • Muse Knoxville

    Muse Knoxville

    Formerly the Discovery Center, this kid-friendly museum is full of hands-on programs and learning experiences. With extremely affordable ticket prices (just...

    Photo courtesy of The Muse Knoxville
  • Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

    Women's Basketball Hall of Fame

    A thirty-foot tall basketball, which weighs more than 10 tons and sits on top of a glass staircase that resembles a basketball net, beckons visitors to the...

    Photo courtesy of Visit Knoxville
  • Museum of East Tennessee History

    Museum of East Tennessee History

    This museum traces the area's history, from its beginnings in the 1700s to the present. Guided tours feature a documentary and numerous hands-on exhibits....

  • Historic Homes
  • Ijams Nature Center

    Ijams Nature Center

    This sprawling nature center includes 3.5 miles of marked trails, rolling meadows, colorful gardens, and dramatic bluffs, all intersected by the Tennessee...

    Photo courtesy of Visit Knoxville
  • World's Fair Park

    World's Fair Park

    Knoxville was the host of the 1982 World's Fair that drew 11 million people, making it the last successful World's Fair. Decades later, the area where the...

    Photo courtesy of Amber Nolan
  • Market Square District

    Market Square District

    With a history dating back to 1854, Market Square has been a hub for exchanging goods and for people to gather. Listed on the National Register of Historic...

    Photo courtesy of Amber Nolan
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