Knoxville Walking Tours

Let me tell you a story...

BareTraps Women Oria s Bt Oria Women Riding Boot Bt Mørkebrun 67389ff
BareTraps Women Oria s Bt Oria Women Riding Boot Bt Mørkebrun 67389ff
KWT_Footsteps_600x375
Diba True Wind Rider Dame Boot Tan Leather , Lug Sole Over Knæ Lår High Belted Riding Boots. Sort Skyldige Sko Dame Sexy Træk Stiletto Slouchy High Heel - Over Knæet Lår Støvler Blackv1 Suede Ellie Shoes Women s 181-Huntress Boot Sort , Vis Shine Dame Mode Back Lacing Platform High Heel Fold Over Tall Boots Mørkerød Top Moda Keen-1 kvinder mandel tå chunky hæl binde op siden zip suede knæhøje støvler Dk Taupe Guilty Shoes Kvinders Komfortable Ridere Biker Western Knæhøje Støvler Tan Pu Carolbar Kvinder Lace Up Zip Combat Mid Heel Motorcykel Ridning Tall Støvler Sort Charm Fod vinter mode kvaster kvinder lav hæl sne støvler lange støvler Sort , DecoStain Kvinder Rhinestone Thin High Heels lynlås støvler Rød , TAOFFEN Kvinder Casual Low Heel Knæ High Long Boots Sort Naturalizer Women s Demi WC Riding Boot Sort / Sort Bella Vita Women s Talina II Plus Harness Boot Brun , Soda Kvinder Knæ Høj Bælte Ridning Små Hæl Flad Støvler Side Glidelås BIO-S cognac , Naturalizer Women s Dev Wc Riding Boot Sadel Kvinders Hunter Original Tour Gloss Galoshes Sne Wellingtons Rain Boots Bright Cerise , Hunters Boots Women s Original Raffineret Gloss Boots Fountain Blue Rialto FIRSTROW Women s Boot Sort , Seychelles Women s Drama Fashion Boot Brun WeenFashion Womens Low Heels Solid Hollow Out Knæhøje Støvler Med Metal Spænder Rød , Spylovebuy MOANNA Damehøje High Flat Welly Rain Boots Navy Calf Length JIAME Ladies Womens Sexy Bud Silke Blonde Over Knæet Lår Høj Platform Hæl Stretch Boots Sort Fergalicious Women s Lexy Western Boot Grå Blowfish Women s Sharpshooter Boot Chokolade Sport Suede / Dyecut , Wild Diva Timberly-65 Lace Up Knee Boots Premier Cognac * SPYLOVEBUY KIND Kvinders lynlås pikede højhælestiletto knæhøje lange støvler Brun , Bella Vita Women s Toni II Plus Harness Boot Navy Super Suede Style & Co. SC35 Fridaa Wide Calf Riding Boots - Barrel Sort Top Moda Coco-1 Women s Military Riding Boot Conac ,
FENIKUSU Kvinders Nye Håndlavede Sy Moccasins Læder Flats Sko Støvler Rød , Susanny Vintage Lace Up Motorcykel Snow Boots For Women Mid-Calf Læder Flats Knight Booties Shoes Sort , Aquatalia Women s Floriana Suede Mid Calf Boot Sort Nike Herre Kynwood Boot Sort , FEOZYZ Mænds Trekking Vandrestøvler High-Top Skid-Proof Klatring Ankel Support Sko Mørkebrun Tin Haul Sko Kvinders Chevron Western Boot Multi V-Luxury Women 47-EVA410M Round Toe Mid Calf Flat Boot Hickory , FENIKUSU Kvinders Nye Håndlavede Sy Moccasins Læder Flats Sko Støvler Sort , Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Sæsonfarve Hej Pink Safir Avia Mænds Avi-Edge Cross-Trainer Shoe Frost Grå / Stål Grå / Sort Twisted Womens Tall lynlås Indsæt Killing Heel Fashion Boot med Sequin Underlay Sort , leanna Block High Heels Knæ Høj Vinter Sko Til Kvinder Sexy Warm Fur Buckle Snow Boots Grå ALDO Kvinder Lilinia Knæ High Boot Bordo , Ariat Mænds Cowhand Western Cowboy Boot Adobe Clay / Taupe FRYE Mænds Smith Engineer Boot 87.078-sort , Forever Women s Camila-48 Chunky Heel Snøre sig over Knæ Ridestøvler Sort , Chippewa Original Collection Mænds 6-tommers Service Utility Boot Crazy Horse , FSJ Kvinder Cute Bowknot Round Toe Ballet Flats Slip On Casual Office Comfy Pumps Sko Størrelse 4-15 US Magenta FRYE Women s Sienna Ballet Flat Sortpoleret Blød Fuld Korn , Under Armour Men s Threadborne Blur Antracit (101) / Sort , Anne Klein Women s Wileta Læder Mule Sort / Elfenben , Crocs Kvinder Klassisk Botanisk Blomsterklods Bronze , YDN Kvinder Pegede Tåer Low Heels Mules Slip On Block Sandals Casual Slide Shoes Sort Abby 885-1 Kvinder Komfort praksis Begynder Ballroom Rumba Closed Toe Flad Hyggelig Slip-On Mary Jane Soft Sole Dance Sneakers , Meget fin Ballroom Latin Tango Salsa Dansesko til Kvinder SERA7002 3 tommer hæl + sammenfoldelig Børste Bundle TDA Women s Comfort Ankelrem Fashion Strappy Salsa Tango Ballroom Latin Dance Shoes NIKE Mænds SB Zoom Dunk Low Pro Skate Sko Sort / Sort / Knap Grøn / Hvid , Rocky Mænds Iron Clad Otte Inch Work Boot trense Timberland PRO Mænds Gridworks Moc Soft Toe Vandtæt Industrial Boot Brun CIOR Water Shoes Barefoot Quick-Dry Aqua Yoga Socks Slip-on til mænd Kvinder Kids Surfing
BareTraps Women Oria s Bt Oria Women Riding Boot Bt Mørkebrun 67389ff 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

Knæhøje
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