Knoxville Walking Tours

Let me tell you a story...

Lucchese Bootmaker Mænds Carson-BC Lonestar Bootmaker Calf Mænds Cowboy 13623 Ridning Boot Valnød 7599687
Lucchese Bootmaker Mænds Carson-BC Lonestar Bootmaker Calf Mænds Cowboy 13623 Ridning Boot Valnød 7599687
KWT_Footsteps_600x375
Dona Michi Men Ægte Cowhide Læder Square Toe Western Cowboy Støvler Sort sort Ariat Mænds Stonewall Lifestyle Western Cowboy Boot Fiddle Brown , Laredo Mænds 12-tommers Trucker Boot Kobber , Lucchese Bootmaker Mænds Fisher Western Boot Sort , Nocona Boots Mænd Lad os Rodeo 11 tommer Western Riding Boot Brown Hippo Print , Ariat Mænds Barstow Western Cowboy Boot Branding Iron Rust , Cody James Mænds lynlås Harness Motorcykel Boot Square Toe - Cj9995z Sort , Tin Haul Shoes Mænds Million Dollar Check Western Boot Brun / Tan Ariat Mænds Heritage Cowhorse Western Cowboy Boot Bar Top Brown / Woodsmoke , Moonshine Spirit Men s Distressed Gray Cowboy Boot Snip Toe - Bbm89 Sort Lucchese Classics Mænds Montana-Tan Burn F.Q. Tan Burnish Ariat Mænds Quickdraw Western Boot Brown Oiled Rowdy Ariat Mænds Rambler Wide Square Toe Western Cowboy Boot Jord / Brun bombefly Cinch Classic Mænds Nick Riding Boot Sort , Dan Post Mænds Milwaukee 13 \ Antik / Tan Ariat Mænds Sport Rider Wide Square-Toe Western Cowboy Boot Chokolade / Sort , Ariat Mænds Sierra Work Boot Alderen Bark John Deere Mænds McRae Mid Calf Boot Brun-1 Twisted X Men s Buckaroo Boot Brun Ariat Work Men s Rebar Flex Western H2O Work Boot, Rye Brown, 13 D US Rugbrune Dona Michi Men ægte cowhide læder kvadrat tå vestlige cowboy støvler cognac Ariat Mænds Heritage Stockman Western Boot, Native Nutmeg, 7 D US Drivvedbrunt / drivvedbrunt Team West Texas Legacy - Mænds Cognac Crocodile Back Print Læder Cowboy Støvler Square Toe cognac , Justin Boots Mænds Aqha Broad Square-Tå Remuda Boot Sort / Rød , Laredo Herre Luke Tan Ariat Mænds High Roller Western Cowboy Boot, Bittersød Chokolade, 12 D US Bittersød Chokolade Delli Aldo Mænds 681 Western Style Faux Læder Ridestøvler Sort Durango mænds mænds 11-tommers flag træk-på DB4446 Western Boot Rød / Hvid / Blå / Brun Roper Mænds Cassidy Western Boot Brun ,
Bearpaw Boetis II Chokolade , SOREL Kvinder Tofino Ii COLLEGIATE NAVY Mishmi Takin Jampui Mid Event Vandtæt Light & Fast Vandrestøvle Birch Rose , Lane Støvler Kvinders Robin (Bone) Western Boot hvid , INC International Concepts Kvinder Ameliee Læder Lukket Tå Mid-Calf Riding Sort Glat , Skechers Sport Mænds Men s Vers Flashpoint Oxford Charcoal / Orange Funtasma af Pleaser Women s Gogo-300 Boot Sort Stretch Dolce Vita Women s Celine Knæ High Boot Blush Suede Reebok Mænds Work N Pude 3.0 Cross Trainer Hvid / Stål Shoe N Tale Kvinder Over Knæet Høj Stretchy Leather Låret High Snow Boots Lace-up Black , Katy Perry Women s Kyra Ballet Flat Black1 Skechers Women s Ez Flex 3.0-Beautify Sort Diadora Mænds B. Original Sneaker Almond Beige , Easy Street Women s Charlize Ballet Flat Kamel , Adidas Originals Mænds EQT Support Adv PK Grå To / Grå To / Hvid Cambridge Vælg Women s Closed Toe Toe Packable Stretch Slip-On Ballet Flat Gul Pu , Crocs Women s Sarah Graphic Clog Mule Leopard FSJ Kvinder Sommer Ankelrem Sandaler Åben Åben Chunky Low Heel Komfortabel Walking Sko Størrelse 4-15 US Camel Suede Abby 7142 Kvinder Peep Toe T-Bar Low Heel Comfort Professionel Latin Dansesko Tango Cha-Cha Swing Ballroom Party Wedding Sudue Sole Lace Up Satin 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 \ , Osiris Mænds Klon Skate Sko Sort / Sort / Rød BOBS fra Skechers Women s BOBS Phresh-Coolin Oxford Beige , Salsa Latin Dance Shoes 8,5 cm Hæl Sort Blå Khaki Satin Med Skinnende Kvinder Sko Med Evkoo-006 CLARKS Kvinder Graley Ginger Oxford Sort , Vans Women s Sk8-Hi (TM) Core Classics Formel 1. , Bloch Dance Womens Zenith Stretch Canvas Ballet Slipper / Shoe , Vans Unisex Old Skool Classic Skate Sko (Solstice 2016) Blk / Red / Gld Winjoy Mænd Kvinder Vandsko multifunktionelle Barefoot Sko Hurtig, tør strand Sko med afløb Huller Blå , QLEYO Mænd og Kvinder Vandsportsko Barefoot Quick-Dry Multifunktionel Sneakers med afløb Huller W1-rød , Youweb Vand Sko Hurtig Tør Aqua Vand Sko Strand Walking Svømmende Yoga Motion Blue02
Lucchese Bootmaker Mænds Carson-BC Lonestar Bootmaker Calf Mænds Cowboy 13623 Ridning Boot Valnød 7599687 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

Vestlig
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