Knoxville Walking Tours

Let me tell you a story...

Naturalizer Women 11798 Naturalizer s Charlie B007MY9F4Y Sneaker Beige 4462eb0
Naturalizer Women 11798 Naturalizer s Charlie B007MY9F4Y Sneaker Beige 4462eb0
KWT_Footsteps_600x375
Blød stil af Hush Puppies Kvinders pleats være med dig Dress Pump Flåde Propet Twilite Walker Blomme LifeStride Women s Abigail Ballet Flat Inky Navy Grasshoppers Women s Shelborne Slip-On Flat hvid Rockport Kvinder Cobb Hill Lizzie Ballet Flat Sort , Repetto Kvinder Cendrillon Pin Up VISCATA Kvinder Barceloneta Autentiske & Originale Spanske Made Espadrille Flats Muave , RoseG Women s Handmade Suede Lace Up Flad Platform Creepers Sko Rød , Crocs Women s Swiftwater Cross-Strap Static Flat Sort , G.H. Sort , Forever Link Women s Embellished Studded Rhinestone Crystal Slip på Ballet Flat Champagne SheSole Women s Wedding Ballet Flats Sko elfenben Easy Street Women s Dolores Flat Sort / Stretch , Chinese Laundry Women s Endless Summer Ghillie Flat Sort fløjl Trotters Women s Americana Flat Blå , ALDO Kvinder Muschett Mary Jane Flat Medium Brown , Huiyuzhi Kvinders Faux Suede Fringe Tassel Slip On Ballet Flat Pumps Shoes Beige , TOMS Kvinder Del Rey Sneaker Birch Htr Jrsy CLARKS Women s Neenah Garden Ballet Flat Nde Int Nbk / Blk Pat Lthr , Soludos Kvinder Yucatan Røg Slipper Sandal Naturlig TOMS Women s Classics Klassisk Rød , Aravon Women s Maya Sort læder , Aerosoles Women s Upper Level Flat Blue Combo Bandolino Kvinder Eloy Ballet Flat Dusty Pink , Jack Rogers Women s Starstruck Ballet Flat Mørkegrå Suede , Corso Como Women s Blaine Ballet Flat Måne , Skechers BOBS fra Women s Bobs-Day 2 Nite Ballet Flat Rød TOMS Women s 10010236 Drizzle Grey Lurex Vævet Alpargata Flat Multi Hæklet , Nine West Women s SPRUCE9X9 Suede Ballet Flat Navy Suede ,
Sam Edelman Women s Calexa Fashion Boot Sort Satin Stretch , Brinley Co Kvinders Regular og Wide Calf Slouchy Faux Suede Mid-Calf Wedge Boots Brun , Asolo Piuma Boot - Herre Cendre / Grå Naturalizer Women s Dev Riding Boot Sadel , Under Armour UA DJ Suede Imperial Purple / White / Imperial Purple , Reebok Kvinder Cardio Ultra Training Sko Solid Grå / Haj / Stål / Krystalblå / Gul Filament Journee Collection Women s Extra Wide Calf Slouch Buckle Knee High Boots Brun Suede , Top Moda Women s PAD-16 Round Toe Knee High Corest Boot Taupe-16 , Nine Seven Ægte Læder Kvinners Pointy Toe Stiletto Heel Platform Håndlavede Party Knee High Boots Sort Nike Flyknit Elite Spikeless Golf Sko 2017 Pink Blast / Volt / White / Black Max kollektion kan kvinder ballet flad sko alle farver Skak-brun , SoftWalk Women s Adora Flat Sort , Riverberry Women s Aria Lukket, Round Toe Ballet Flat Slip On Sko Sort Python , Merrell Kvinders Siren Traveler Q2 Sort / Sort , Walking Cradles Kvinder Bronwyn Flat Sort Ariat Women s Safety Toe Clog Sort , Dr. Scholl s Shoes Women s Exact Mule Sort / Sort Microfiber Kinesisk Tøjvask Kelso Bootie Oliven Suede , YDN Kvinder Comfy Kitten Low Heel Mules Slip på Clog Sandals Open Toe Dress Pumps Slide Shoes Sort Stripe-10cm , adidas Skateboarding Herre Pro Model Vulc Core Black / Utility Black / Gold Metallic , TDA Kvinders T-rem Glitter Syntetisk Salsa Tango Ballroom Latin Fest Dansesko CM101 Mila Lady Cornelia Women Canvas Slip On Tribal Mønster Fashion Sneakers, Navy / Na , Seraph i slutningen Yuichiro Hyakuya Mikaela Hyakuya Cosplay Sko lærredsko Blå , Columbia Kvinder Vulc N Vent Slip Outdoor Uniform Kjole Sko Stål, Cornstalk Sam Edelman Kvinder Oliver Flip-Flop Hot Pink Patent Sixspace Mænd Kvinder Vandsko Hurtig-tør Holdbar Sole Barefoot Vand hud sko til Beach Pool Surf Yoga øvelse Rose Red-06 , Leaproo Mens Water Sko Kvinders Strand Svømme Sko Quick-Dry Aqua Socks Pool Sko til Surf Yoga øvelse red2 Calvin Klein Women s Kace Slide Sandal Blød hvid Northside Mænds Brille Vand Sko Marine blå , Fantasy Mænd og Kvinder Aqua Water Sko Hurtigtørring Letvægtsmaske Slip-on Athletic Sport Casual Sneakers Lilla
Naturalizer Women 11798 Naturalizer s Charlie B007MY9F4Y Sneaker Beige 4462eb0 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

Flats
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