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Knoxville Visitors Center

Closed Now: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Be sure to stop by the Knoxville visitor center. It's best to get there around 12 noon M-Sat and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Greenville, South Carolina
Super friendly vistors center

Staff was super friendly and helpful. They had very clean restrooms and lots of goodies to shop... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Maryville, Tennessee
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301 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902-1102
+1 865-523-7263
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Reviewed 28 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.

Thank kchorb
Reviewed 24 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

Thank SmurfySmurfette80
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

Thank 429carlah
Reviewed 28 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

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 9 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 23 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 Marilyn R
Reviewed 19 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 24 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

1  Thank carolh969
Reviewed 14 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
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1 November 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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Response from Daniel3792211795 | Reviewed this property |
301 S Gay St, Knoxville, TN 37902 Open today 8:30AM–5PM