Knoxville Walking Tours

Let me tell you a story...

Propet Women s Madison B0742JKNBC Women Tall Zip Boot s Sort b72376c
Propet Women s Madison B0742JKNBC Women Tall Zip Boot s Sort b72376c
KWT_Footsteps_600x375
Odetina Women s Sexy Lace-up lynlås Buckle Strap Chunky High Heel Platform Mid Calf Punk Boots med rivet stud Brunt og c-3 , IDIFU Kvinder Sweet Bow Slouchy Mid Wedge Heels Skjult In Mid Mid Calf Riding Booties Sort Mofri Kvinder Trendy Buckle Belt Block Medium Heel Platform Round Toe Side Lynlås under Knæ Høj Riding støvler hvid , Susanny Women s Mid Calf Leather Støvler høj hæl Lace up Military Spænde Motorcykel Cowboy Ankel Booties Sort , Sfnld Kvinder Cool Round Toe Buckle Dobbelt Rem Low Chunky Heel Mid Calf Boots Grå BEARPAW Dame Cosima Winter Boot Hickory Ii Bogs Women s Daisy Multiflower Work Boot Mørkegrå Multi , Donald J Pliner Kvinder GAIL2 HL06 Boot Tan , Tin Haul Western Boots Kvinder 11 \ Tan , Wolverine 1883 Women s Margo Riding Boot Grå , Cambridge Vælg Women s Combat Militær Runde Toe Lace Up Strikket Sweater Boot Brown Pu , UGG Kvinder Amie Fashion Boot Driftwood Blossom Women Mid Calf Faux Fur Boots Tina Tan Forever Young - Women Wellie Rain Boot Marine blå , Justin Støvler Kvinder George Strait Collection Riding Boot Golden Oak Crazy Horse , Sorel Women s Cate The Great Wedge Boots Pebble / Atmosphere , NCAA Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Kvinder 13-tommers gameday støvler Messing , Fashion Heel Womens Round Toe Wedge Heel Håndlavet Mid Calf Boot Rød , Mofri Kvinders Casual Round Toe Splicing Block Low Heel Back Lynlås Mid Calf Riding Boots Sort Brinley Co Kvinder Regular og Wide Calf Faux Suede Mid-Calf Stacked Wood Heel Boots Sten Trotters Women s Lyra Wide Calf Riding Boot Mørkebrun , Brinley Co Kvinders Regular og Wide Calf Slouchy Faux Suede Mid-Calf Wedge Boots Brun , FLY London Women s Mes Leather Boot Camel Rug , US Polo Assn. (Women s) Women s Valley Fashion Boot Sort Pleaser Kvinder Fab2023 / Bpu Boot Sort Str Faux Leather , Charm Foot Fashion Faux-Fur Kvinder Low Heel High Top Snow Boots Vinterstøvler Lys Tan Dolce Vita Women s Cassius Ankel Boot Khaki Suede , Ajvani Women s Low Heel Lace Up Military Calf Boots Størrelse Sort Matte RAZAMAZA Kvinder støvler trækker på Sort
Adidas Originals Mænds Freak X Carbon Mid Cross Trainer Onix / Metallic Silver / White , Bos. Sort FANIMILA Kvinder Casual Long Boots Zipper Sølv Carolbar Women s Zip Rivet Low Heel Retro Knæ Høj Riding Tall Støvler Sort CAPE ROBBIN Gigi-43 Lår Høj Over Knæ Graffiti Print Pointy Toe Stiletto Heel Boot Black Sort , Alegria Womens Maya Wedge Pump Flise mig mere sort , Onitsuka Tiger California 78 Ex Paprika / Glacier Grå Fila Mænds Originale Tennis Classic Sneaker Triple White , ASICS Women s Gel-Solution Speed ​​3 Tennis Sko Indigo Blue / Diva Pink Dr. Comfort Riley Women s Therapeutic Extra Depth Atletisk Sko Canvas Lace Up hvid , PUMA Clyde Diamond Herre Blå Lærred Lace Up Sneakers Shoes Glacier Grå / Glacier Grå , XYD Kvinder Casual Pointed Toe Slip på Killing Heel Suede Dress Pumps Sko med Bows Kongeblå JOE N JOYCE Rio SynSoft Soft-Footbed Sandales Hammertone Sort patent , IDIFU Damemode Lace Up Low Chunky Heels Oxfords Round Toe Lukket Lågt Top Sko hvid , Vans Mænds Slip-on (Tm) Core Classics Sort / sort (lærred) , Easy Spirit AP1 Sport Walking Sko Grå , Nike Mænds SB Check Solar Skate Sko Sort hvid , Hush Valper Kvinder Aiden Clever Oxford Coral Suede Perforeret Roymall Kvinder & Piger Ballet Dansesko / Slipper / Yoga / Gymnastik Flat Split Sole Sko Vans Mænds Era Blå US Polo Assn. Lysegrå / Blush Puella Magi Madoka Magica Cosplay Sko Støvler Custom Made Red - , Crocs Unisex LiteRide Slide Navy / Hvid Sikye Mænd & Kvinder Plush Bowknot Decor House Tøfler, Non-Slip Cozy Cotton Indoor Slipper Par sandaler Rød , Madden Girl Kvinder Bryceee Toe Ring Sandal Sort Paris HooyFeel Water Sko Hurtigtørring Aqua Lightweight Mesh Vandsport Sko Slip-On Sole Til mænd Kvinder Kids Grøn Inverlee Kvinder Rainbow Summer Non-Slip Sandaler Kvinder Strand Tøfler Sort Mountain Warehouse Z4 Herresandaler - Stabil Grip Summer Walking Sko Brun , Mænd Kvinder Aqua Vandsko - Strand Walking Sko Quick-Dry Letvægt til Sommer udendørs Sportsøvelse Sort / Hvid-073 , Rockin Fodtøj Herre Aqua Foot Vand Sko Sort / Mørkegrå ,
Propet Women s Madison B0742JKNBC Women Tall Zip Boot s Sort b72376c Guided Knoxville walking tours

Storyteller Laura Still helps you live the stories of pioneers, soldiers, outlaws, and even fictional characters who walked these streets before you.

Knoxville has a rich history full of colorful characters and famous, and infamous, figures whose lives have been the inspiration for books, movies, and works of art. Take a stroll through history in beautiful downtown Knoxville while listening to true tales of the heroes, heels, and hardened criminals that are part of the hidden lore of this unique East Tennessee town.

In Partnership with Jack Neely and the Knoxville History Project

A portion of the proceeds for downtown tours go to help fund the work of the non-profit Knoxville History Project. Many stories are based on the books and stories of award-winning journalist and writer Jack Neely. Knoxville Walking Tours opens a window to Knoxville’s varied past and leads you on a journey through both hard times and high times of a city growing through over two centuries of history.

Your Guide

Native East Tennessee poet and storyteller Laura Still loves to share the lore of her home with visitors and neighbors. Let her tell you a story about Knoxville—its past, its present, and most of all its people.

A Haunted History of Knoxville

Storyteller Laura Still has explored graveyards and haunted houses all over the city to create the definitive guide to Knoxville’s ghostly history and lingering spirits. Get your copy today


2018 Tours Start in March
Book now!

Purchase a gift certificate
Choose Your Tour
Shadow Side Ghost Tour

Brave souls who enjoy a chill can join us for a trip into Knoxville's shadow side. The city's history of blood-stained streets echoing with gunfire is full of restless spirits. Visit their haunts and hear local legends of ghostly apparitions. Details & Tickets

Shadow Side 2: Ghosts of the Old City

Red Summer, drunken brawls, hot lead, and blood on the tracks. Knoxville's Old City used to be known as the bowery, where victims of murderous brawls, dealdly shoot-outs, and horrific train crashes haunt the old buildings and back alleys along with the ghost of a musician who hasn't quite faded away. Details & Tickets

New: Knoxville Botanical Garden

Ten years before statehood David Howell planted a garden, establishing a family business that would last over a hundred years. Travel from the frontier to today hearing the story of this historic property in sun and shadow. Proceeds help support the garden. Details & Tickets

Civil War

Walk the streets of a city torn in two by divided loyalties and then get an overview of the fighting from the observation deck of the Sunsphere. Spies, bridge burners, miracle shots, betrayal, and battle. Details & Tickets

Mid-Calf
Gunslingers

Family feuds and wanted outlaws. You'll relive the days when Knoxville was the wild west and Gay Street was the OK Corral. Details & Tickets

Early Years

Step back over two centuries and visit Knoxville's founders as you listen to the stories of the settlement of White's Fort and establishment of the capital of the Southwest Territory at the headwaters of the Tennessee. Details & Tickets

Musical History

The Knoxville story has always been set to music, from the time when the poetic rhythms of the native Cherokee tribes still echoed in the hills and the ballads of the Scots-Irish settlers were sung around campfires on the riverbanks. Immigrants from all over the world brought new instruments and tunes to enliven the song and make Knoxville home to musicians of every genre. Details & Tickets

Old Gray Cemetery

Just north of downtown Knoxville, Old Gray Cemetery is a little-known historic jewel. Founded in 1850 as part of the rural park cemetery movement, it became a popular destination for carriage rides and picnics. 1860-1910, when most of the graves were dug, were some of the most violent decades of Knoxville’s history, as well as the heyday of the local marble industry, when the fashion for elaborate monuments and statuary was at its zenith. Details & Tickets

Literary Heritage

Home of Cormac McCarthy, Nikki Giovanni, James Agee, and more. You'll visit the scenes that inspired them and walk in the footsteps of their characters. Details & Tickets

0
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

© Copyright 2016 Knoxville Walking Tours · All Rights Reserved · (865)309-4522