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

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    • McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

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