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  • Address: 810 Clinch Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902, United States
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-8652516860
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Family And Kids, Tower, Observation Deck

The Sun-sphere Tower was built in 1982 for the World Fair which played an important role in balancing the economy of Knoxville.

The Sun-sphere’s classic golden design (and its 300 foot height) is hard to miss in the park and a ride to the observation deck offers you a panoramic view of the neighborhood. The tower tops the list of ‘free things to do in Knoxville’.

Highlights include:

  • The view from the deck
  • A walk around the World Fair park

Entrance Ticket Details For Sunsphere

  • Admission to the deck is free.

Sunsphere Hours

  • Park Hours: 6.00 am to 12.00 am

Observation Deck Hours:

  • April through October: 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • November through March: 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Hours of observation are subject to change.

How to Reach Sunsphere

  • Bus: Knoxville station
  • Trolley Bus/ Tram: KAT Trolley Bus Stop
  • By Taxi
  • By Bicycle
  • By Walking

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  • Sunsphere Address: 810 Clinch Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902, United States
  • Sunsphere Contact Number: +1-8652516860
  • Sunsphere Timing: 09:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Sunsphere(preferred time): 10:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Sunsphere: 00:30 Mins
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  • 56.94% of people who visit Knoxville include Sunsphere in their plan

  • 36.71% of people start their Sunsphere visit around 11 AM - 12 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Sunsphere

Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday

93.65% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Sunsphere

People normally club together East Tennessee History Center and University Of Tennessee while planning their visit to Sunsphere.

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

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