East Tennessee History Center

Address: 601 S. Gay St. P. O. Box 1629 Knoxville, TN 37902 Contact Email: eths@eastTNhistory.org Phone: (865) 215-8824 Fax: (865) 215-8819

The East Tennessee History Center provides history and genealogy services uniquely tailored to the region and beyond--a museum with amazing artifacts, such as David Crockett's first gun, lectures, conferences, tours, genealogy workshops, teacher and student education, information on regional historical sites, and research facilities.

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The History Center is located on the corner of Gay St. and Clinch Ave., across from the Tennessee Theatre in downtown Knoxville.


City: Knoxville, TN
Region: East Tennessee
Subregion: Knoxville & Middle East

Admission Rates:
McClung Collection: FREE; Knox County Archives: FREE; of East Tenn. History: Adults = $5; Seniors (55+) = $4; Children 16 & Under = FREE; Sunday is Family Day and FREE to all. For Group Rates call: 865-215-8830.

Senior Citizen Discount, AAA Discount, Group Discount, Active Military

Payment Types Accepted:
Visa, Cash, MasterCard

Hours Open:
Museum Hours M-F: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturday- 10 a.m.-4 p.m; Sunday- 1-5 p.m.

Dates Closed:
Museum Closed: Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day,

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