Cradle of Country Music Walking Tour

Region: Downtown
301 South Gay Street
Knoxville, TN 37902
(865) 523-7263



Knoxville has been among America’s more dynamically musical cities - remarkable for its part in the development in jazz, blues and rock and roll but critical in the development of what we now call country music. This downtown tour explains Knoxville’s ties to Hank Williams, Elvis Presley, Howard Armstrong, Dolly Parton, the Everly Brothers, Roy Acuff, and others. Pick up a brochure at the Knoxville Visitors Center. Time to Complete: Approximately 1 Hour.