Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Knoxville is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Knoxville a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Knoxville.
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413 Cumberland Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902, United States
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
With a history of more than 150 years, The St. John's Cathedral is quiet popular for its stained glass windows, intricate wood design and beautiful interiors. The cathedral was built in the 19th century and still maintains its aesthetic value true to time. If you love to see places with history that still breathe and thrive in urban spaces, a visit...
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1050 Worlds Fair Park Dr, Knoxville, TN 37916, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Knoxville Museum of Art is loved for its variety of visual arts of all kinds- from paintings, sculptures, metal displays, lights, glass to everything which oozes the art-pulse of Knoxville.
The museum also arranges regular events, workshops and seminars that cover all the aspects of art and even Knoxville’s rich nature and culture.
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200 W Hill Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902, United States
09:30 am - 05:00 pm
The Blount Mansion was home to Tennessee’s Governors and political powerful families and conveys the rich history of Knoxville.
The house was built by William Blount who was a signer of the United State Constitution and was used as the territorial capitol as well as his family home.
Apart from admiring the architecture and unique layout of th...
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1711 Dandridge Ave, Knoxville, TN 37915, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Built around the mid 19th century, the Mabry Hazen House served as the headquarters for both Union and Confederate forces during the Civil War and its historic collection along with its classic Victorian architecture all swoop you back to the 1800’s.
From the gunfight on Gay Street in 1882, to the Civil wars and its many stories, all take sha...
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2614 Thorngrove Pike, Knoxville, TN 37914, United States
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
The Historic Ramsey House was built in the late 18th century for the Ramsey family. The house was built by Knoxville’s first builder- Thomas Hope, using Tennessee’s pink marble and blue limestone and is a fine example of Tennessee’s architecture and fabulous interiors.
The original furnishing, cutlery and other period items are st...
The First Baptist Church was built in the 1840’s and has witnessed some major changes in Knoxville throughout time. The church was originally built at the heart of the city and was moved to a new building in 1924 where its remains to be today.
Visit the church to see the historic architecture and interiors juxtaposed against the city’s ...
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100 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Emporium Centre for Arts and Crafts showcases the evolving art and culture of Knoxville. From exhibitions to artists studios- the centre is loved for its rich variety and for its impeccable taste in art and all its colours.
If you are an art-enthusiast or simply want to attend one of the many workshops and musical performances arranged in &lsqu...
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1927 Dandridge Ave, Knoxville, TN 37915, United States
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Beck Cultural Exchange Center is loved for its permanent collection including The Pioneer Stairway (which includes the names and history of the earliest black achievers), The Hastie Room (includes reminders and personal items of William H. Hastie) and the United States Postal Stamps. The exhibitions pay tribute to some of the individuals in Kno...
544 N Broadway, Knoxville, TN 37917, United States
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
The St. John's Lutheran Church was built in the early 20th century and is known for its Gothic Revival architecture, stunning stained glass-art and the use of Oak as part of its design and construction. Today the church is nothing short of a piece of art that stands apart from the other buildings in Knoxville. Stop by at the place to admire its fas...
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201 3rd Ave, Knoxville, TN 37917, United States
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
The Central United Methodist Church is one of the few buildings that survived the Stock Market crash and its traditional design layout and interiors add to its charm. The traditional services along with the choir held here completes the experience.
Church organ installed around the mid 20th century.
747 Worlds Fair Park Dr, Knoxville, TN 37902, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The L&N Station and Freight Depot was built in the early 20th century and throughout the following years has been targeted for renovation and maintenance. Today the beautiful place is used as a wedding venue and even though entry may be prohibited, you can take a walk to see the grandeur hidden in its architecture and design.
1715 Volunteer Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37996, United States
12:00 pm - 05:00 pm
The Ewing Gallery was initiated in the 1980’s and is dedicated to C. Kermit "Buck" Ewing who shaped the curriculum at the University of Tennessee. The gallery has over 3000 art pieces in its permanent collection alone coupled with temporary collections that showcase the evolution of art worldwide.
If art is what you seek, do stop by at the ga...
The First Presbyterian Church was the wish of James White when he told his son-in-law to make a town while preserving his turnip patch for a church and a burying ground. Today, the church is known for its serene architecture and quaint atmosphere. The classic stained-glass design along with the soft lightings all make for a rather peaceful visit.