Reservation Hotline: 800 256 4024
Reservation Hotline: 800 256 4024

McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

1327 Circle Park Drive | Knoxville, TN 37996-3200
Knoxville, TN 37996-3200
(865) 974-2144
Region: Campus Area

The McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture is located on the campus of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Exhibitions showcase the geologic, historical, and artistic past of Tennessee, and also highlight cultures from around the globe. Parking and admission are free.

Permanent Exhibitions include:
The Archaeology & the Native Peoples of Tennessee
Ancient Egypt: The Eternal Voice
The Decorative Experience
Human Origins: Searching for our Fossil Ancestors
The Civil War in Knoxville: The Battle of Fort Sanders
Tennessee Freshwater Mussels

  • AIA Lecture: Dr. Bob Brier,...

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    The East Tennessee Society of the Archaeological Institute of America (AIA) and the McClung Museum present Dr. Bob Brier, one of the world’s foremost...

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  • Family Fun Day: Purrs from the Past

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    Join us for free a free Family Fun Day featuring activities, crafts, tours, and more. In collaboration with the Arab-American Club of Knoxville, the...

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  • Civil War Lecture Series: Gen....

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    The McClung Museum’s 7th annual Civil War Lecture series, given by Civil War Curator Joan Markel, will be held at 2pm one Sunday each month,...

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  • Stroller Tour: Kitties and Toddlers

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    Join us for a morning out as our museum educator leads engaging gallery tours for parents and caregivers and their infants through four year olds....

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  • Lecture: Julie Albright, Cat...

    • McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

    Join the McClung Museum as Dr. Julie Albright of the University of Tennessee School of Veterinary Medicine lectures on Cat Behavior. As the PetSafe...

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  • Family Fun Day: To Kitties' Health

    • McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

    Join us for free a free Family Fun Day featuring activities, crafts, tours, and more. In partnership with the UT College of Veterinary Medicine and...

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  • Civil War Lecture Series: On the...

    • McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

    The McClung Museum’s 7th annual Civil War Lecture series, given by Civil War Curator Joan Markel, will be held at 2pm one Sunday each month,...

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  • Stroller Tour: Art and Materials

    • McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

    Join us for a morning out as our museum educator leads engaging gallery tours for parents and caregivers and their infants through four year olds....

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  • Stroller Tour: Mummies 101

    • McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

    Join us for a morning out as our museum educator leads engaging gallery tours for parents and caregivers and their infants through four year olds....

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  • Civil War Lecture Series: Every Man...

    • McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

    The McClung Museum’s 7th annual Civil War Lecture series, given by Civil War Curator Joan Markel, will be held at 2pm one Sunday each month,...

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  • Family Fun Day: Treasures from the...

    • McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

    Join us for free a free Family Fun Day featuring activities, crafts, tours, and more. This family event will bring out a variety of objects from the...

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