Have a yen for the eclectic? An interest in the eccentricities of life? Our surprises come in an assortment of sizes, from unbelievably large to incredibly small. Tennessee has your curiosity covered!
Put Tennessee through the paces. We will more than measure up! See caves with amazing features, museums with over-the-top collections, halls of fame with much to marvel over. Our tours will take you places you have never been before. Taste our food and come away with a whole new definition of delicious. Tennessee--you have never seen, heard, or done anything like this before!
Head of Man Creature
Visit Cuz's Antique Center and find yourself face to face with one of Tennessee's strangest legends. This, the Head of Man Creature, is told to be from a creature struck by the car of two local teens on a January night in 1987. ...more
This off-the-beaten-path destination features replica buildings reminiscent of the wild west, including the Wagon Wheel Hotel & Saloon, a church, stables, blacksmith shop and over 20 other buildings. Be transported to another place and time, right here in Tennessee. ...more
Historic Thomas Drugs
Old-fashioned 1915 drugstore with operating soda fountain offers a variety of medicinal and prescription goods, arts, crafts and gifts. Stop by the old-fashioned soda fountain and have a lunch of homemade sandwiches, salads, floats, sodas and desserts. ...more
Houston Museum of Decorative Arts
This museum showcases Anna Safley Houston's remarkable collection of 18th-, 19th- and early 20th-century decorative art objects. "Antique Annie" was a colorful, enigmatic character, a red-haired country girl who amassed one of the world's finest collections of antique glass, as well as a "collection" of at least nine husbands. ...more
International Rock-A-Billy Hall of Fame & Museum
The International Rock-a-Billy Hall of Fame offers a wide variety of attractions, including a unique collection of historical videos (such as a Johnny Cash PSA dedicated to war veterans), 14 life-size oil portraits of your favorite Rock-a-Billy superstars, and the Rock-a-Billy Rockers Dance Team (whom you can take line dance lessons with every Monday night!). There is even a 28'x70' mural that visually depicts the beginning and expansion of Rock-a-Billy music around the world. ...more
International Towing & Recovery Hall of Fame & Museum
The worldwide towing and recovery industry is historically depicted with exhibits of antique tow trucks, memorabilia and Hall of Fame. ...more
Jackie's Gift Gallery
Jackies Gift Gallery is the place to shop if you are looking for the most unique gifts. We carry name brands such as It's a Girl Thing tees, Donna Sharpe handbags, Ande Rooney porcelain signs and Lazy One pajamas, just to name a few. ...more
Let’s go to the ZOO! Experience wildlife up close at Knoxville’s largest attraction as you come face to face with more than 800 of the Earth’s most fascinating animals. See giraffe, elephants, gorillas, chimpanzees, lions and more as you travel through Grasslands Africa and the African Forest. ...more