Knoxville Walking Tours

Let me tell you a story...

Diadora Fluo Kvinder Kør 505 Ultramarine// Pink Ultramarine Fluo 7c2507a
Diadora Fluo Kvinder Kør 505 Ultramarine// Pink Ultramarine Fluo 7c2507a
Adidas Performance Men s Barricade 2017 Samba Blå / Hvid / Hvid , Columbia Women s Chimera Lace Whale / Dark Mirage , New Balance Mænds 996v3 Hard Court Tennis Sko Flamme , Adidas Barricade Classic Bounce Tennis Sko Hvid / Sort / Hvid , 361 grader Kvinders Spire 2 Paradise / Peacoat PUMA Herre Sky II Hej Broken Bauble FM Sølv ASICS Women s Gel-Resolution 7 Tennis Sko Porcelæn Blå / Sølv / Hvid Prins Kvinders QT Scream 4 CC Clay Court Tennis Sko hvid , indfødte sko Kvinder Ap Mercury Liteknit Sneakers Solnedgang Orange / Shell Hvid / Naturlig Gummi Diadora Mænds N92 Skate Sko Hvid / Ultraviolet , Diadora Kvinders Mythos Blushield Hip 2 Sort / Sort / Sølv , Gola Mens Tiebreak Sort / Råhvid , Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Core Ox Sort New Balance Women s WK706v2 Walking Shoe Sort Under Armour Men s Ultimate Turf Trainer Sort hvid , Avia Mænds Avi-Edge Cross-Trainer Shoe Frost Grå / Stål Grå / Sort , Jambu Herre Franklin Oxford Flåde Columbia Kvinder Vulc N Vent Slip Outdoor Uniform Kjole Sko Hvid, Cool Grå Merrell Mænds Mqm Flex Sort NIKE Mænds Air Zoom Prestige Tennissko Green Abyss / Metallic Silver / Blue Force , Ryka Kvinders Divya Sort / Sort Diadora Mænds Titan II Løbesko Khaki / Estate Blue , Converse Unisex Chuck Taylor All Star Sneakers Maroon , Adidas Originals Mænds EQT Support Adv PK hvid Wilson Mens Rush Pro 2.0 Sort Onitsuka Tiger California 78 Ex Paprika / Glacier Grå Lakai Porter Skate Sko Trækul Tekstil PUMA Vælg Mænds Blaze Of Glory Limitless High Evoknit Sneakers Navigere , Gola Women s Bullet Suede Fashion Sneaker Khaki / Blush Pink
Top Moda Pack-72 støvler Premium Tan Pu , Kenneth Cole REACTION Mænds Design 20735 Ankelstøvler cognac , Pacific Mountain Descend Mænd Vandtæt Vandreture Backpacking Mid Grå, Blå, Sort , Ariat Mænds Terræn Vandre Boot Distressed Brown Under Armour Men s Charged 24/7 2.0 X NM Sort (001) / Overskyet Grå , Ollio Women s Shoes Stretch Faux Suede Lår High Platform Flat Lange Støvler Beige ILSE JACOBSEN Women s Rub 1 Rain Boot Sort Anne Klein Women s Jelaw Leather Fashion Boot Mørk Cognac Læder Harley-Davidson Women s Sennett 15.5 \ Sort Rocky Western Boots Herre Riverbend 12 \ Mørkebrun Journee Collection Women s Studded Over-the-knee Inside Pocket Buckle Boots Beige CLARKS Kvinder Mazlyn Artic Tan Leather , CHNHIRA Unisex Martin Støvler Arbejdssko Korte Ankelstøvler Camo , Hi-Tec Mænds Trail Ox Winter 200g Vandtæt-M Snow Boot Sort / Charcoal Adidas Mænds Adipower Boost 3 Golfsko Coreblack / Hvid / Silvermetallic , Marc Joseph New York Kvindernes Cypress Hill Loafer Multi Tan Snake , Anne Klein Women s Genisa Pump Navy Multi Fabric , Drew Shoe Women s Delite Sort LifeStride Women s Dig Flat Navy Kylie , Aerosoles Kvinders Traveller Flat Sort / Hvid / Multi SoftWalk Women s Napa Ballet Flat Bagage / Sort , Dolwins Women Sneaker Mule - Round Toe Slip On Sneaker - Lace Free Mule Sneaker Grå , Ariat Mænds Conquest Rubber Buckaroo Jagt Boot Real Tree Extra Adidas Skateboarding Mænds ZX Vulc Classified Sort / Sort / Hvid , Guldduesko 50 nuancer af mænd Standard 1 \ Dance Dress Shoes Samling (bred Bredde til rådighed): Comfort Ballroom, Standard, Glat, Latin, Salsa, Theather Kunst af partiets parti 916103 Sort læder Mordenmiss Kvinder Nyt Forår Sommer Håndlavet Blomstermønster Læder Flade Sko Moccasiner Stil 1 Rød New Balance Men s Nm212evg Sort hvid , Lugz Mænds Empire WR Thermabuck Boot Sort Durabuck Centipede Demon Kvinders Vandsko House Sko Kontor Flats Herrer Hurtig Tørring Barefoot Fodtøj Aqua Sokker Blå haj , PENGCHENG Vand Sko Mænds Kvinder Udendørs sommer Barefoot Skin Shoe Quick-Dry Aqua Sokker til Surfing Svømning Yoga Bådsejlads Dykning Sølv
Diadora Fluo Kvinder Kør 505 Ultramarine// Pink Ultramarine Fluo 7c2507a 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

Tennis & Racquet Sports

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


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