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Address: 3148 Kingston Pike, S.W., Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone Number: (865)-522-2371
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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.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 14, 2013
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

An incredibly beautiful house full of history. Gorgeous gardens. Well worth the visit Served as Longstreets HQ during Seige of knoxville in 1863.

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Lanett, United States
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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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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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 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
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013 via mobile

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
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 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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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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 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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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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Address: 3148 Kingston Pike, S.W., Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone Number: (865)-522-2371
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville

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