Museums & Galleries
Knoxville’s museums boast something for everyone. Together they tell the unique story of the culture and heritage of our region.
Knoxville is home to a diverse community of artists, arts organizations and cultural institutions, a concentration of which you’ll find in the Arts District along Gay Street.
Downtown’s anchors include...
The East Tennessee History Center is home to ever-changing, award-winning exhibits and one of the region’s premier genealogy research libraries.
Knoxville Museum of Art celebrates the art and artists of East Tennessee and home to one of the largest figurative glass-and-steel assemblages in the world.
McClung Museum at the University of Tennessee features strong collections in anthropology, archaeology, decorative arts, local history and natural history.