Historic Downtown Knoxville Walking Tour

Enjoy exploring downtown Knoxville with this free interactive online tour guide.  As you get to each location, click on the link below to view, see, and hear information about these historic locations. This online version of the Historic Downtown Knoxville Walking Tour is generously sponsored by Visit Knoxville.
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1. Church of the Immaculate Conception

414 W. Vine Avenue

2. Lawson McGhee Library / Rebori Building

128 South Gay Street

3. Emporium Building

112 South Gay Street

4. Sterchi Building

116 South Gay Street

5. JFG Coffee Company Building

200 West Jackson Avenue

6. Southern Railway Freight Depot

305 West Depot Avenue

7. Southern Railway Passenger Station

318 West Depot Avenue

8. White Lily Building

208 East Depot Avenue

9. Patrick Sullivan’s Saloon

100 North Central Street

10. Keller Building

West Summit Hill Drive

11. Kress Building

417 South Gay Street

12. Phoenix Building

418 South Gay Street

13. Woodruff’s Building

424 South Gay Street

14. Hope Brothers Building

428 South Gay Street

15. Miller’s Department Store

445 South Gay Street

16. Cowan, McClung & Company

502 South Gay Street

17. S&W Cafeteria

516 South Gay Street

18. Farragut Hotel

526 South Gay Street

19. Holston National Bank

531 South Gay Street

20. Tennessee Theatre

604 South Gay Street

21. Burwell Building

600 South Gay Street

22. Mechanics Bank & Trust Company Building

612 South Gay Street

23. Knoxville Journal Arcade Building

618 South Gay Street

24. Glencoe Apartment Building

615 State Street

25. First Presbyterian Church

620 State Street

26. The Whitefield Apartments / The Elliot Hotel

201 West Church Avenue

27. Dr. S.M. Miller Building / Knoxville Business College

209 West Church Avenue

28. Blount Mansion

200 West Hill Avenue

29. The Craighead-Jackson House

1000 State Street

30. James White’s Fort

305 East Hill Avenue

31. Lamar House 1816 / Bijou Theater 1909

803 South Gay Street

32. Andrew Johnson Hotel

417 South Gay Street

33. Knox County Court House

300 Main Street

34. Cate Building

713 Market Street

35. Ely Building

406 West Church Avenue

36. Cherokee Building

700 Market Street

37. Tennessee General Building

623 Market Street

38. U.S. Custom House and Post Office

314 West Clinch Avenue

39. Grand Union Building

406 Union Avenue

40. Arnstein Building

505 Market Street

41. Peter Kern Bakery & Confectionery

1 Market Square

42. New Sprankle Building / The Pembroke

510 Union Avenue

43. Daylight Building

501 – 517 Union Avenue

44. Masonic Court 1916 / Kendrick Place 1981

600 Union Avenue

45. C.M. McGhee House 1872 / Masonic Temple 1916

505 Locust Street

46. Knoxville YMCA

605 West Church Avenue

47. Medical Arts Building

603 Main Street

48. First Baptist Church

510 Main Street

49. U.S. Post Office & Court

501 Main Street

50. The A. Percy Lockett House

615 West Hill Avenue

51. Richlin Apartments / River House

614 West Hill Avenue

52. Church Street United Methodist Church

900 Henley Street

53. James Park House

422 West Cumberland Avenue

54. Saint John’s Episcopal Church

413 West Cumberland Avenue

55. Knoxville YWCA

420 West Church Avenue

56. The Candy Factory

1060 World’s Fair Park Drive

57. The Foundry

747 World’s Fair Park Drive

58. L&N Freight Depot

806 World’s Fair Park Drive

59. L&N Station

401 Henley Street

60. Tennessee School for the Deaf / Old City Hall

601 West Summit Hill Drive