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Confederate Memorial Hall

Address: 3148 Kingston Pike, S.W., Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone Number: (865)-522-2371
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Ranked #32 of 40 Attractions in Knoxville
Type: Historic Sites, Landmarks
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Lanett, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Called Monday 6/30 about visiting The Bleak House. I was told by a nice young gentle that the house would be open today, Thursday, 07/03. He advised me that I probably should be there by 1:00 so that I would have time to get to Pigeon Forge for a show that we were going too. We made our plans drove... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Absolutly one of best tours ever! The guides are some of the most knowledgeable friendly people we have met on this trip. Wonderfully kept home with one heck of a history, even has the cannon ball and bullet holes left in the walls!

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Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

This old house is kept in great shape & have staff on site to take you on guided tours. They do a tremendous job of pointing every interesting detail. My daughter's bridal shower was held there & it was decorated beautifully. She and her grandmother did the guided tours for years. My daughter began going with her grandmother when she... More 

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Palestine, Texas
12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We read in the book that they were open at 10:00 AM for tours. When we got there, there was a note on the door saying they would be open at 1:00 PM. We got there at 1:00, waited until 1:30. We called the phone numbers listed. No answer. Because of our schedule, we could not wait longer. At one... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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204 reviews 204 reviews
45 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

We visited this historic home in Knoxville as part of the Civil War Trails' 150th Anniversary Celebration. Our tour guide was a walking encyclopedia of Civil War knowledge and trivia. He brought out many lesser known facts regarding the Civil War and brought history to life.

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Walland, Tennessee
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

The website needs to reflect the 2013 calendar. Otherwise, the trip was worth the go. It is a beautiful memorial and the tour guides are very knowledgeable.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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68 reviews 68 reviews
24 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

A great history lesson for the whole family! Worth the time and effort to enjoy a few hours with your kids or someone else you love.

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Wherever we are
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51 reviews 51 reviews
4 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

While the Bleak house is amazing, the tour guide gets far, far too involved with his version of the war and it's causes. One hour into the tour, we were still within 20ft of the door!! This tour guide is knowledgeable but needs to minimize the history lessons not pertinent to the battle and the houses involvement in the siege.... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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152 reviews 152 reviews
28 attraction reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

One of the prettiest houses in Knoxville. The gardens and the view of the Tennessee River are stunning.

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Oak Ridge
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

Confederate Memorial Hall was beautiful. It is well preserved and the tour guide was quite good. Will be going back again.

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