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Knoxville Walking Tours

Knoxville, TN 37902
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Would have been a good tour had I been able to hear most of the things the guide said. She was just too quiet and it ma

It was just too hard to hear her. She talked really quiet and it was even harder walking amongst... read more

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Reviewed 6 December 2017
mrvdozer
Fascinating!!

I highly recommend taking the Civil War tour. Our guide, Laura, was knowledgable and entertaining... read more

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Reviewed 1 December 2017
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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 6 December 2017

It was just too hard to hear her. She talked really quiet and it was even harder walking amongst the leaves and them crackling. She had good information but unless you were directly next to her she was impossible to hear.

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Reviewed 1 December 2017

I highly recommend taking the Civil War tour. Our guide, Laura, was knowledgable and entertaining. She is a gifted story teller and our group hung on to her every word. It was interesting to visit locations with historical significance. At one point, we went to...More

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

We learned so many things from Laura on the tour, really enjoyed the knowledge shared with a sense of humor and great explanations.

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

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 3 November 2017

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 November 2017

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 November 2017

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

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