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Knoxville Walking Tours

Knoxville, TN 37902
+1 865-309-4522
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A really good story and extremely interesting seeing the buildings and landmarks from the Civil... read more

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
endsleyjackie
Learning about the history of Knoxville TN

Hour and a half with a very knowledgeable speaker giving a walking tour of historical buildings... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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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.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Knoxville, TN 37902
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really good story and extremely interesting seeing the buildings and landmarks from the Civil War. A lot of amusing anecdotes about the various characters.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hour and a half with a very knowledgeable speaker giving a walking tour of historical buildings including tales of ghost haunting. Great way to become familiar with the historical buildings around market square. Great to take visitors to the city.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had musician friends visiting from England and we chose this tour to dive into some of the rich musical history of Knoxville. Laura leads all of their tours and is a wonderful storyteller. She had great stories about not just Knoxville’s country musicians, but...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Laura is one of 2 published and dedicated historians in Knoxville (the other being Jack Neely). Laura is a passionate, researched expert in her stories. I've done 2 tours with her, 1 Civil War, 1 Shadow Side. For example, for the ghost stories she is...More

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Guide knew subject very well and is a good speaker. Some trivia in the beginning about families in Knoxville but the Civil War stuff is great, especially when you go up in the tower and survey the battlefield. To CW students, the part about Burnside...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Well planned Early Years Tour so that history moved chronologically through Knoxville's founding. Pulled in families, events, and major figures in a way that added personality and depth to the city's history.

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

We are avid history and ghost tour fanatics. The Knoxville Walking Tours offers a variety of tours to meet most people's interests. We thoroughly enjoyed our Early Years tour with Laura who has encyclopedic knowledge of the events and people that were the foundation of...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We loved the Civil War walking tour. Our guide was very knowledgeable and very well spoken. We enjoyed learning about the battle strategies and the conflict within the town. We are already planning to attend the haunted Knoxville tour and I can't wait to hear...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We enjoyed walking around downtown Knoxville with Laura. She paid attention to our comfort level, stopping in the shade wherever possible and waiting on us when we wanted pictures or anything else. She has clearly done her research and works hard to make the tour...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Laura, our ghost tour guide, was as informative and entertaining as ever! We had previously been on the tour of the new town, so she gave us her recently created tour of old town. What an enjoyable night we spent learning about the various old...More

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