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Knoxville Visitors Center

Closed Now: 08:30 - 17:00
Open today: 08:30 - 17:00
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Great stop

If your here for the first time stop in, lots of great info about our area and the staff is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Knoxville, Tennessee
Friendly and helpful

We visited twice--the evening we arrived and the next morning. We got all the information we were... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2019
Jim H
Pisgah Forest, North Carolina
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301 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1102
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Reviewed 5 days ago

If your here for the first time stop in, lots of great info about our area and the staff is awesome, great job.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank corpspower
Reviewed 16 February 2019

We visited twice--the evening we arrived and the next morning. We got all the information we were looking for, along with several excellent guidebooks and maps. You can park in their lot for free with a permit--2 hours once per day. There is also often...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jim H
Reviewed 12 February 2019

We went to see Dr. Bill Bass speak about his adventure in "The Day Music Died" the plane crash that took the lives of Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, and The Big Bopper. The hall is very spacious the seats were comfortable and the brunch with...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rick S
Reviewed 20 January 2019

We were happy to see this place when we were downtown. It is also great they have a Geocache here for out of towners to find.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank GrandPenguins
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We were on our vacation about to start the trip home and our co-travelers suggested we go here even though it was an hour in the opposite direction. We left in time to see the Blue Plate Special they have every day. (There is a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018

The place to go if you want any type of information about Knoxville, TN. Plus, there is a noon day concert every day. The entertainment is over the top too!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Carol G
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Be sure to stop by the Knoxville visitor center. It's best to get there around 12 noon M-Sat and enjoy the "blue plate special", a live music venue.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kchorb
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Staff was super friendly and helpful. They had very clean restrooms and lots of goodies to shop for. Lots of local items for purchase as well. If you are visiting Knoxville stop by here and pick up lots of great information and coupons for the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Crafty_Beer_Mermaid
Reviewed 10 July 2018

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

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 429carlah
Reviewed 27 June 2018

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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Rexa M
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8 November 2018|
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Response from fred s | Reviewed this property |
There is a large multistory carpark right near the market square that we parked in when visiting there. It's on the corner of Wall& Walnut. That would be the most convenient for you , we did go early to make sure we got a... More
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
19 April 2016|
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Response from Daniel3792211795 | Reviewed this property |
301 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902 Open today 8:30AM–5PM