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Went there a few weeks ago to get items for relatives from Scotland. You know if they are from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Very Helpful! Parking Appreciated.

We stopped here for some information on things to do in the area and were happy to find we could... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rexa M
Fenton, Michigan
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301 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1102
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there a few weeks ago to get items for relatives from Scotland. You know if they are from Scotland, they drink! I don't recall if they had moonshine..I guess I drank it instead....Got several items for 50.00 and the live stage shows are daily...More

Thank 429carlah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for some information on things to do in the area and were happy to find we could park there for 2 hours while we walked the area. They will give you a permit for your car and you can walk to the...More

Thank Rexa M
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Went in to get info , had a great chat with the 2 on staff , one of whom was an Aussie living in Knoxville , so he could give us a local spin on things to see and do. Info availability was huge ,...More

Thank fred s
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Besides being a great place to get tourist information they have musical entertainment during lunch hour for locals and visitors.

Thank Dawn E
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Souvenirs include snow globes, tee shirts, condiments,glasses,etc. Official Knoxville Visitors’ Center with friendly,helpful hosts. Best part is free music daily from 12-1 on local radio station. Called “The Blue Plate Special”. Today we heard 2 wonderful performances by musicians in town for Big Ears Music...More

Thank AustinM
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Staff was very friendly and helpful! Recommend stopping in and getting a map of the trolley rout and highlighted attractions.

Thank tabithas555
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

When we walked I thought we were in the wrong place. There was live music playing on a small stage and people sitting around listening. The host was very friendly and helpful. You can part right next to it for free for two hours if...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We have been to the visitors center on two separate visits to Knoxville. Our son always recommends it when we visit. He lives on Gay street so they go often. As for the center itself, it is very nicely appointed with several different local items...More

Thank JulieMac M
Reviewed 4 January 2018

This has a radio station , a stage for live bands and a shop in it as well as all the info for Knoxville and surrounding area. I bought two t-shirts in here and the prices were cheaper than the shops around town .

Thank Trina W
Reviewed 27 December 2017

The visitors center hosts various concerts in the building. They are small intimate gatherings of folks in the area. It's a great way to learn more about the area and hear some great regional artists.

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31 October 2016|
Response from Laney P |
That would be WDVX Radio station, and they broadcast live from Visit Knoxville every day! Six days a week (Monday - Saturday) they put on a LIVE show with a LIVE studio audience from noon until one...and it's FREE! Come join... More
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301 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902 Open today 8:30AM–5PM