Knoxville Walking Tours

Let me tell you a story...

IDIFU Kvinder 15571 Unique Round Toe Lav Chunky Calf Heels Lace Kvinder Up Side Lynlås Combat Mid Calf Boots Sort f3daa1a
IDIFU Kvinder 15571 Unique Round Toe Lav Chunky Calf Heels Lace Kvinder Up Side Lynlås Combat Mid Calf Boots Sort f3daa1a
KWT_Footsteps_600x375
UGG Women s Carlin Harness Boot Beige , Tretorn Women s Viken Rain Boot Gul , Justin Støvler Kvinders Gypsy Collection Western Boot Brun blomst præget , Pleaser Women s Delight-2000 Boot Hvidt patent ILSE JACOBSEN Women s Rub 1 Rain Boot Grå , SOREL Women s Slimpack & shy; Stenbrud, småsten , Kvinder B-85 Dual Buckle Læder Mid-Calf Casual Slouchy Lynlås Støvler Black_Gold Buckle , Katy Perry Women s Caitlin Heeled Sandal Brun White Mountain Women s Tivia Snow Boot Sort O-NINE Casual Kjole Sko Drving Laceup Sko Beige Sort Brun Grå Navy Red Camel Camo Yoms1300darkbrownst , Ni syv ægte Læder Kvinder Pegede Tå Stiletto Heel Zip up Håndlavet Casual Fashion Mid Calf Boots Ny Hvidhæl 2,76 , Bambus Sænk 02s Kvinder Pegede Tå Chunky Heel Slouch Støvler Rose Gold Rhinestone Naughty Monkey Women s Vamp Phyer Ankel Bootie Tan , Journee Collection Women Regular, bred og ekstra bred kalv rund tå mid-calf støvler Brun Koolaburra af UGG Women s Shazi Short Fashion Boot Sable PP FASHION Kvinders Lace Up Formelle Wedge Combat Platform Mid-Calf High Martin Støvler Kaffe , Camper Kvinder Peu Cami K400048 Mid Calf Boot Brun , MuckBoots Women s Hale Plaid Boot Brown / Pink Realtree Apc Bos. Mørkegrå Vintage Monza Læder Naturalizer Women s Kala Boot Sort , Laredo Kvinder Valencia Western Boot Tan FRYE Women s Cara Pickstitch Mid Boot kastanje Kvinder Gummistøvler, Strik Sok Mansjett & Quiltet Stil af Forever Young Sort Coach Kvinders Montana Pointed Toe Ankel Fashion Boots Saddle / Natural Multi Calf / Shearling Mix , Latasa Women s Pointed-Toe High Heel Mid Calf Kjole Støvler Sort , totes Dame Ruby Winter All Weather Boots Sort Brinley Co Kvinders Regular og Wide Calf Slouchy Faux Suede Mid-Calf Wedge Boots Beige , Ariat Kvinders Tracey H2O Comp Toe Western Work Brun , UGG Women s Kara Winter Boot Sort
UGG Women s Classic Mini Vandtæt Snow Boot Metal , SOREL Women s Joan Of Arctic Boot Collegiate Navy Brinley Co Women s Buffalo Motorcykel Boot Sort , FRYE Kvinder Veronica Strap Tall-TUFG Engineer Boot Chokolade-78.560 Aisun Women s Pretty Sød Fringed Tassel Round Toe Elevator Low Heel Dress Slip On Under Knæ High Tall Boots Sko Sort Team West Texas Legacy - Herre Black Cherry Crocodile Tail Print Læder Cowboy Boots J Toe Sort kirsebær , Skechers Golf Mænds Go Golf Fairway Golf Sko Trækul / Blå Latasa Women s Fashion Lace lynlås Platform Block High Heel Over Knæet Støvler Sort , DREAM PAIRS Kvinder LILICA Mary-Jane Close Toe Stilleto Platform Heel Pump Sko Sort Nubuck , Fila Women s Cage Delirium Sneakers Knockout Pink, Purple Pennant, White , Me Too Women s Lightning 2 Pump Sort Nappa , Birkenstock Women s Florida Soft Cork Footbed Sandal Sort Andres Machado AM5250 Faux Leather Mules.Women s Petite Størrelser US 2 til 5. Rød Faux Leather YDN Kvinder Comfy Kitten Low Heel Mules Slip på Clog Sandals Open Toe Dress Pumps Slide Shoes Pink-5cm 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) Lacrosse Mænds 4X Alpha Snake Jagt Boot Realtree Extra Green Vans Mænds Sk8-Hi (Tm) Core Classics Birch / True White , Cole Haan Women s GrandEvOlution Shortwing Oxford Pink Glitter Etnies Kvinder Cypern SC W Skate Sko hvid Adidas mænds originaler Stan Smith Sneaker Hvid / Hvid / Kollektiv Rød Soda Women s Lace Up Chunky Stacked Block Heel Wingtip Oxford Trækul Rubpu Diadora Unisex Game Low S Beige Bleached , Minishion Kvinder TH013 Ankel Wrap Satin Bryllup Ballroom Latin Taogo Dance Sandaler , Herre Sneakers Kids Fashion Skate Shoes High Top Slip-on Casual støvler læder Street Sport Running Sko udendørs indendørs velcro Delikat Lysebrunt , Etnies Womens Scout Sneaker Trækul , Dreamcity Women s Water Shoes Athletic Sport Letvægts Walking Sko Pinkorange 1786 Jerusalem Sandaler Kvinders Edna Sandal Blå SENFI Lightweight Quick-Dry Vandsko til Water Sports Beach Pool Camp (Mænd, Kvinder, Børn) P.02blue , Vince Camuto Kvinder Carran Slide Sandal Sommer Cognac , Danner Mænds Lookout Station Office 5.5 \ Sort
IDIFU Kvinder 15571 Unique Round Toe Lav Chunky Calf Heels Lace Kvinder Up Side Lynlås Combat Mid Calf Boots Sort f3daa1a 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

Mid-Calf
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