Knoxville Walking Tours

Let me tell you a story...

Charles David Kvinder David 4749 Buxom B01IDSQV3A Slide Sandal Sort ef68f4d
Charles David Kvinder David 4749 Buxom B01IDSQV3A Slide Sandal Sort ef68f4d
KWT_Footsteps_600x375
Nanette Lepore Kvinder Miriam_Print Slide Sandal Lyserøde blomster Propet Women s June Slide Sandal Sort Taryn Rose Women s Violet Shimmer Metallisk Slide Sandal Guld , Via Spiga Women s Porter Slide Sandal Ruby Suede Donald J Pliner Kvinder Jula Sandal Poppy , Sam Edelman Kvinder Bernice Slide Sandal Sort Vaquero Saddle Leather , NATURLIG SOUL Kvinder Adalia Slide Sandal Solnedgang Nautica Women s Tidegate Slide Sandal Sort , Cole Haan Kvinder Anica Criss Cross Slide Sandal Mørkegrå Dolce Vita Kvinder Haviva Slide Sandal Red Multi Floral Print Eastland Women s Poppy Sandal Brun Marc Jacobs Kvinder Cooper Sport Slide Flip Flop Rød , Dolce Vita Women s Halle Slide Sandal Hvid Stripe Fabric Flexus ved Spring Step Women s Quasida Slide Sandal Navy Multi Madden Girl Women s Brando-J Slide Sandal Blå / Multi Tommy Hilfiger Kvinder SIA Slide Sandal Mellemrød Betsey Johnson Women s Penny Slide Sandal Sort / hvid polka dot , Tommy Hilfiger Kvinder Souli Slide Sandal Mørkeblå Bernardo Kvinder Bridget Slide Sandal Sort Handske Dolce Vita Women s Bobbi Slide Sandal Rose Gold Leather , Via Spiga Women s Florence Block Heel Slide Sandal Hot Orange Patent Sam Edelman Kvinder Gala Slide Sandal Sort Suede Seychellerne Kvinder Fritid Slide Sandal Sølv , Sam Edelman Women s Bay Slide Sandal Tangelo Vaquero Saddle Leather Madden Girl Kvinder Bryceee Toe Ring Sandal Taupe Fabric Sam Edelman Kvinder Gala Slide Sandal Gul Kid Suede Læder ALDO Kvinder Yilania Flip-Flop Naturlig , Kinesisk Tøjvask Kvinder OAHU Wedge Sandal Camel Suede KENDALL + KYLIE Kvinder Vira Slide Sandal Sand
Alegria Nanook Solid Flint Fuzzy New Balance Women s WX824 Træningssko hvid , NIKE Mænds Tog Speed ​​4 TB Træningssko Sort / Hvid - Sort Nomad Women s Puddles II Rain Boot Navy / Gold Hatch , Brinley Co Kvinder Olive-WC Ridning Boot Sort bred kalve NIKE Mænds Air Max Motion Low Cross Trainer Armory Navy / White , Superga Women s 2750 Netu Sølv , NIKE Herre Metcon 2 Syntetiske Trainers Sort / Hvid / Wolf Grå / Volt Ryka Women s Devotion XT Cross Trainer Middelalderblå / Athena Pink / Hvid Naturalizer Women s January Riding Boot Kamel Aisun Women s Elegant Lace Round Toe Elevator trækker på Slank Højhæl Wedge Over The Knæhøje støvler Sko Sort Easy Street Women s Kila Flat Flåde , Me Too Womens Carlee14 Læder Lukket Tå Ballet Flats Himmelblå , Gentle Souls Women s Imex Mule Sort Crinkled Patent , XYD Kvinder Åben Tå Strappy Low Block Heel Sandal Pumps Ankel Rem Bryllupskjole Sko Sort Birkenstock Kvinder Arizona SFB Birko-Flor Gyldenbrun , 50 nuancer af sort Dance Shoes Collection Jeg, Comfort aften Kjole Bryllupspumper: Kvinder Ballroom Dansesko til Latin, Tango, Salsa, Swing, Theatre Kunst af partiets parti (2,5 \ , Kvinders Ballroom Dansesko Tango Wedding Salsa Sko 2713EB Komfortabel-Meget Fin 3 \ Propet Women s Washable Walker Sneaker Sr Pewter , TOMS Kids 10009918 Alpargata-K Blå Global Emb / Chm Sansha Pro 1 Læder Ballet Slipper , Supra Mens Skytop III Sko Navy / Mojave / Hvid , Mephisto Kvinder Lady Smoking Oxford Blå Nubuck / Magic , BOBS fra Skechers Women s BOBS Phresh-Top Spot Sneaker Grå GIY Women s Vintage Brogue Oxfords Square Toe Platform Block Mid Heels Slip On Dress Pumps Loafers Sko Sort , Danzcue Women s Pointe Sko Fleksibel Blød Shank med Ribbon , Vans Unisex Era Skate Sko, Classic Low-Top Lace-up Stil i holdbar Dobbelt-Stitched Lærred og original Vaffel Ydersål Tin / Sort Vandsko til mænd Hurtigtørring Aqua Sko Udendørs Strand Svømme Surf Sko Grå Steve Madden Women s Spiral Slide Sandal Rose Gold native mænds Miles Water Shoe Acid Wash / Bone White / Ola
Charles David Kvinder David 4749 Buxom B01IDSQV3A Slide Sandal Sort ef68f4d 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

Slides
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