Historic Knoxville: The Curious Visitor’s Guide to its Stories and Places. NOW PUBLISHED!
A comprehensive and engaging guide for both visitors and residents, Historic Knoxville offers a wide-ranging guided tour to scores of places and institutions relevant to the city’s little known but endlessly fascinating history.
The guide encompasses the old brick buildings of Knoxville’s downtown core, historic neighborhoods and parks, and selected cemeteries and statuary–as well as a couple of suggested literary walks. Using the visitor-friendly maps, readers may explore the city’s historic landscape. Included are the expansive campus of the University of Tennessee, and Knoxville’s Civil War sites both obvious and obscure.
Price = $24.95
Available to order from KHP’s online store or local retailers:
Downtown: Visit Knoxville, Union Ave. Books, Museum of East Tennessee History, Mast General Store, Blount Mansion, Knoxville Museum of Art, Bliss, Nothing Too Fancy, RALA in the Old City, Blount Mansion, James White Fort
North Knox: Three Rivers Market
West Knox: Farragut Museum, Calloway’s Lamp & Shade
South Knox: Marble Springs, McGhee Tyson Airport shops
Retail inquiries please contact Paul James at 865-337-7723 or firstname.lastname@example.org
A Selection of Sample Pages (pdfs):
The Knoxville History Project deeply appreciates the support and generosity of our sponsors to underwrite the cost of production for the first edition of this historical and cultural guide. Without their support, this book would not have been possible.
In addition, support was provided by Joe Sullivan, and City of Knoxville Council members, Finbarr Saunders, Marshall Stair and Duane Grieve.