The following museums and historic homes offer organized education programs to which teachers can bring their classes:

American Museum of Science and Energy
300 S. Tulane Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830
865-576-3200 | e-mail
Web site:

Blount Mansion
200 W. Hill Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37902
865-525-2375 | e-mail
Web site:

East Tennessee Historical Society
601 S. Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37901
865-215-8828 | e-mail
Web site:

Girl Scout Museum at Daisy's Place
Girl Scout Council of the Southern Appalachians
1567 Downtown West Blvd, Knoxville, TN 37919
Web site:; please contact for more information.

Great Smoky Mountains Heritage Center
123 Cromwell Drive, Townsend, TN 37882
865-448-0044 | e-mail
Web site:

Historic Ramsey House
2614 Thorngrove Pike, Knoxville, TN 37914
865-546-0745 | e-mail
Web site:; please contact for more information.

Howard Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy
The University of Tennessee, 1640 Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996
Web sites: (Overview) (Interactive Activities)
Lesson plans are available.

Ijams Nature Center
2915 Island Home Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37920
865-577-4717 | e-mail
Web site:

Knoxville Museum of Art
1050 World's Fair Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37916
865-525-6101 | e-mail
Web site:

Knoxville Zoo
3500 Knoxville Zoo Drive, Knoxville, TN 37914
865-637-5331 | e-mail
Web site:

Mabry-Hazen House & Bethel Cemetery
1711 Dandridge Ave, Knoxville, TN 37915
Web site:

Marble Springs
1220 West Gov. John Sevier Highway, Knoxville, TN 37920
865-573-5508 | e-mail
Web site:

McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture
The University of Tennessee, 1327 Circle Park Drive, Knoxville, TN 37996
865-974-2144 | e-mail
Web site:

Old Gray Cemetery
543 North Broadway, Knoxville, TN 37917
865-522-1424 | e-mail
Web site:; please contact for more information.

Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame
700 Hall of Fame Dr. Knoxville, TN 37915
865-633-9000 | e-mail
Web site:


This information is provided by members of the Knoxville Area Museum Educators Roundtable.

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