KHP’s Driving Tours provide opportunities to discover and appreciate the many historical gems found throughout Knoxville that you can see from a car. We hope that you may stop for a visit anywhere along the routes and explore or return at a later date.
Simply download the PDF’sto a tablet or print off and follow along a route:
North Broadway Avenue and Tazewell Pike with several neighborhood side trips.
Special thanks to the late Jim Tumblin, Fountain City historian, and to the book he left us, Fountain City: People Who Made a Difference (Celtic Cat Publishing, 2016), to the Knox County Public Library’s Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection, and to our colleague, longtime Fountain City resident Nicole Stahl, who helped with research and directional advice.
This driving tour has been funded by federal award number 21.027 awarded to the City of Knoxville by the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Arts & Culture Alliance.
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