Knoxville History Project

516 West Vine Avenue
Knoxville, TN 37902



Discover a new way of experiencing Knoxville history online. Local history at your fingertips for both residents and visitors. Find all facets of Knoxville history including Downtown, Communities, Industry, Music, Arts, Literature, Culture and Pivotal Events. You will find stories, galleries, video, audio, maps and more.

The Knoxville History Project is an educational nonprofit organization that is dedicated to preserving the tales and details of Knoxville's past. Through a series of books, the group offers an entertaining look at the most significant, and scandalous, moments in Knoxville history. KHP frequently hosts free history lectures around Knoxville. Learn more at