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Knoxville Museum of Art

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A lovely museum with a wonderful variety of art. It’s quite, not crowded and a great place to go... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Knoxville, Tennessee
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Great museum

Great museum with art in many forms. Loved the tour with Ms. Trish Igoe, who was very... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2019
Knoxville, Tennessee
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1050 Worlds Fair Park Dr, Knoxville, TN 37916-1653
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Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

A lovely museum with a wonderful variety of art. It’s quite, not crowded and a great place to go for viewing art.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Our trip to Knoxville was not planned. We didn't have a large budget for a city trip so I did some research. I wanted to park downtown for free and do some stuff that we could walk to and see for free. This popped up...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 13 January 2019

Great museum with art in many forms. Loved the tour with Ms. Trish Igoe, who was very knowledgeable about the museum and it displays of art. They have a Friday night Live at 5 with music and drinks. Lots of people enjoying the activity.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Malinda68
Reviewed 11 December 2018

A smallest museum that can be visited in less than an hour, it has some good exhibits and admission is free. It's right across the street from a great play area, Fort Kid, and a spray park in World's Fair Park. Parking is usually easy....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

We were shocked to find out that it was free admission to get in, so we had low expectations going in but were amazed to find that it is a great art museum. A lot of amazing art and interactive areas that kept my daughter...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

The Knoxville Museum of Art has temporary and permanent exhibits, eclectic and something for every artistic preference. There is even a small deck which looks out over some of the Worlds Fair Park.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tapbelle
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Like many small cities, this city has an art museum that specializes in local art. While their permanent exhibit is mostly contemporary art they had an excellent temporary exhibit on Joseph Delaney's works. They do have one room of its permanent collection that specializes in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank McJasper99
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This is a lovely little museum! The exhibit on glass was fascinating, and we enjoyed the work by local artists. If you are in Knoxville, this is definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MauraD100
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This gallery is well worth a visit and the gift shop contains mostly local beautiful art pieces. There are installations made for the gallery, a miniature room display, and there were great temporary exhibits when I visited in Oct. 2018 as well as the emphasis...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Judith M
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

A leisurely Sunday visit to this free museum in downtown. There was quite a spectrum of works represented. The glass infinity pieces just have to be seen in person.

Date of experience: August 2018
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9 July 2015|
Response from Knoxville M | Property representative |
The Knoxville Museum of Art has free admission every day. (We are closed on Mondays.)
25 December 2014|
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Response from Nhiker | Reviewed this property |
Because of time difference, I just saw the question now. The museum was closed Christmas eve and it will be closed today, Christmas.