bus tour
historic homes bus tours

A TulipTime Event

Saturday, April 27, 2013


As an official activity of the Dogwood Arts Festival, the Historic House Museums of Knoxville will conduct two 3-hour bus tours on Saturday, April 16th, 2011. The two tours will be divided into a Morning and Afternoon tour.

Morning Tour  ·  9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Morning Tour will begin at Blount Mansion, with stops at Marble Springs Historic Farmstead,
and Crescent Bend House & Gardens.

Afternoon Tour  ·  1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The Afternoon Tour will begin at James White’s Fort, with stops at Mabry-Hazen House,
and Ramsey House.


Each tour will have step-on tour guides who will discuss additional points of interest, history, and will point out historic landmarks in and around Knoxville. The tour will stop at each historic house museum on the route so that guests may tour the historic homes, grounds, and gardens. An hour in-between the morning and afternoon has been created so guest may have lunch if they wish to do both tours.

Free parking is available at both Blount Mansion for the morning tour and James White’s Fort for the afternoon tour. Seating is limited and reservations are required. The cost is $20.00 per person per tour.


For more information please call 865-523-7521.

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