Knoxville Walking Tours

Let me tell you a story...

Cole Haan B06XR69Z5H Kvinder 19126 Hayes Cole Gore Ankel Bootie Ironstone Suede 8ee398f
Cole Haan B06XR69Z5H Kvinder 19126 Hayes Cole Gore Ankel Bootie Ironstone Suede 8ee398f
KWT_Footsteps_600x375
Marc Jacobs Kvinder Brittany Spænder Oxford Sort , Propet Women s Washable Walker Sneaker Sr Bone / White , Kelsi Dagger Brooklyn Women s Border Oxford Sort , Propet Women s Washable Walker Evolution Oxford Grå / Pink , Dr. Martens Unisex 1461 Vegan 3 Eye Shoe Boot Sort Wolky Comfort Lace Up Sko Spring vinter 50540 Vinter Rød, Olieret Læder , Milesline England Brogue Sko Dame Lace Up Mid Heel Wingtip Oxfords Vintage PU Læder Sko Brun , Easy Spirit Women s Motion Lace up Oxford hvid Sperry Top-Sider Dame Seacoast Wash Læder Fashion Sneaker Sand Soda Women s Oxford Lace Up Hvid Gummi Soles Shoes Dk Penny , DADAWEN Kvinder Retro Håndlavet Læder Blød Sole Flats Flower Casual Slip On Driving Loafers Grå Nature Breeze Women s Wingtip Loafer Croc Prægede Flatform Oxford Sko Rose Gold , ZYEN Platform Sko til kvinder hæle Brogues Leather Oxfords Wedge Derby Sko Laces Fashion Walking sko Brun , Propet Kvinder TravelActiv Mary Jane Oxford Sort / Navy Heather , Skechers Sport Women s Galaxies Fashion Sneaker Pink / Lilla , M4D3 Kvinders Slide Mule Sneaker Gunmetal Vasket Metallisk Kelsi Dagger Brooklyn Women s Border Oxford Sort Patricia Nash Kvinder Sofia Oxford Flat Sort , Propet Dame W3910 Vista Walker Comfort Sko Taupe Glat Tænke! Schwarz , Easy Spirit Women s Motion Sport Lace-Up Sneaker Tin læder Mephisto Kvinder Laser Perforeret Sneaker Lysegrå Nubuck / Silver Crack , ED Ellen DeGeneres Kvinder Chapala Fabric Low Top Lace Up Fashion Sneakers Sort / Hvid Vinter Boucle Inornever Brogue Sko Dame Klassisk Sød Mid Hæl Snøre Up Carving PU Wingtip Oxfords Læder Sko Sort Easy Spirit Women s Devitt Oxford Flat Blå , ara Women s Prim Oxford Flat Pebble Suede / Ruvido Bernie Fru Kvinder, Brighten Mid Heel Sandal Tin Dr. Martens Industrial Mila ST Kvinder Oxford Teak Toms Kvinder Lunata Lace Up Bootie Hvede Suede ,
Chooka Women s Fashion Duck Boot Aztec , Avia Women s ALC-Diva Cross-Trainer Shoe Iron Grey / Cool Mist Grey / Plumeria , NIKE SB Blazer Low Mænds Skateboarding Sko Thunder Blue / Gum , Native Unisex Apollo Moc Fashion Sneaker. Sort , NIKE Mænds toghastighed 4 løbesko Ren Platinum / Sort / Kold Grå LifeStride Women s X-Must Riding Boot Dark Tan Must , Dolce Vita Women s NEELY1 Fashion Boot Taupe Microsuede , Sam Edelman Kvinder Varona Over Knæet Boot Sort Naturalizer Women s Januar Wc Riding Boot Sort , Bandolino Kvinder Annabella Ballet Flat Tin , Allrounder af Mephisto Womens NIRO Mørkebrunt Suede / Sort Flyknite PUMA Women s Muse Echo Satin EP Sneakers Puma Sort / Puma Hvid , Skechers Sport Kvinders Flex Appeal 2.0 Fed Flyt Fashion Sneaker Sort hvid , Easy Street Women s Kila Flat Koral Timberland Mænds Killington Oxford Walking Shoe Sort fuldkorn ROTAN Kvinder Professional White Casual Work Garden Clogs Mule Sko til sygeplejersker hvid , Calaier Womens Caresult Closed-Toe 8cm Block Heel Slip-on Mule Sko Blå Adidas mænds originaler Stan Smith Sneaker Hvid / Hvid / Hvid 50 nuancer af hvidt Dance Shoes Collection, Komfort aften Kjole Bryllupspumper, Ballroom Sko For latin, tango, Salsa, Swing, Theather Kunst med 50 nuancer (2,5 \ Heels) , Supra Scissor Skate Sko Navy-hvid DC Mænds Trase TX Unisex Skate Sko Grå / Sort / Grå Soulsfeng Classics Skateboarding Skate Sko Pustende Flyknit Øvre, Non-Slip Sole, White Hvid-2 Franco Sarto Kvinders Baylor Slip-On Loafer Sort læder NIKE Mænds Benassi gør det bare Athletic Sandal Hvid / Varsity Royal White , Wolverine Mænds Marauder Steel Toed Støvler Brun Math Pi Symbol Slide Sandal Til Mænds Kvinder Blød Badeværelse Brusebad Strand hvid , PDQ Womens / Ladies Toggle & Touch Fastgørings Sport Sandaler Sort / Pink Kenneth Cole New York Kvinder Joanne Crochet Slide Sandal Rød / Multi Sam Edelman Kvinder Liliana Slide Sandal Rød Multi RaBia Vand Sko Mænd Kvinder Multifunktionelle Letvægts Quick-Dry Aqua Vandsport Sko Rød ,
Cole Haan B06XR69Z5H Kvinder 19126 Hayes Cole Gore Ankel Bootie Ironstone Suede 8ee398f 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

Oxfords
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