Alex Haley Heritage Square

4.726 Votes Currently Closed
  • Address: 1620 Dandridge Ave, Knoxville, TN 37915, United States
  • Timings: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8652154311
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Park, Statue, Square

The Haley Heritage Square is best known for its 12-foot high bronze statue of author and Pulitzer prize winner Alex Haley.

The author is famous for his book ‘Roots’ which takes you through his journey to know his origins. The park itself is perfect to soak up some sunshine and if you want to, you can have a small picnic here during a lazy afternoon. The surrounding Kid’s playground area makes it ideal for a small visit with family. 

Alex Haley Heritage Square Travel Tips

  • Sunscreen will be helpful.
  • Carry bottled water and a small picnic if you plan on spending a few hours here. 

Alex Haley Heritage Square Hours

  • Park is open from dawn to dusk daily.

How to Reach Alex Haley Heritage Square

  • Bus: Knoxville Station
  • By Taxi
  • By Bicycle

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  • Alex Haley Heritage Square Address: 1620 Dandridge Ave, Knoxville, TN 37915, United States
  • Alex Haley Heritage Square Contact Number: +1-8652154311
  • Alex Haley Heritage Square Timing: 06:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Alex Haley Heritage Square(preferred time): 07:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Alex Haley Heritage Square: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 5.84% of people who visit Knoxville include Alex Haley Heritage Square in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Alex Haley Heritage Square visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Alex Haley Heritage Square

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Alex Haley Heritage Square

People normally club together Old Gray Cemetery and Central United Methodist Church while planning their visit to Alex Haley Heritage Square.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Alex Haley Heritage Square Reviews & Ratings

  • This park is not as like high foot traffic as others. Not sure why to be honest. My kids and I enjoy it usually to ourselves. But it's always super well maintained and clean.

  • The park is nice and the statue of Mr Haley is inspiring.

  • Small but nice.

  • Solemn sweet park. Great tribute

  • Good park area

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