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Knoxville Museum of Art

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Address: 1050 World's Fair Park, Knoxville, TN 37916-1653
Phone Number: 865-525-6101
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Thu 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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A calming and pleasant visit.

I love the architecture of the building and the grounds. There is always a featured exhibit plus the regular. If you are lucky you will hit a musical presentation as well... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2015
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

Outstand facility. for visitors on a very hot summer day! Great exhibits and pleasant employees. As I remember, reasonably priced or maybe e Ben free. I was someone's guest. Recommend it highly for a visit.

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Sandusky, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

This is a fairly small museum but it was very nice. All of the staff were informative and kind. The art was amazing. It didn't take too long to walk through and it was a free, fun way to beat the heat.

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Abilene, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Convenient location, beautiful facility, friendly staff, wonderful displays. Enjoyed my visit very much. After your visit, head next door to the chocolate factory for some yummy treats.

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Houston, Texas
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192 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

You cannot beat university towns for charm, this site is so lovely and the architecture is very modern and handsome, there is a wonderful hotel just across the bridge and a fabulous shopping pedestrian street an easy walk, just look for the sun sphere and enjoy the lovely museum, great shop, too.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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27 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

You can't beat the price and the KMA, although small, hosts a variety of interesting exhibits throughout the year.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

let me start by saying asking me to review a art museum is like asking me to do surgery,good luck,but,as a novice here it goes.the parking lot was big and free,the building was nice,clean and free to get in,workers all friendly and seemed happy to be there.most of the art was well done and interesting but it was really sparse... More 

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I love the architecture of the building and the grounds. There is always a featured exhibit plus the regular. If you are lucky you will hit a musical presentation as well. The children will love the gallery especially for them. The gift shop is a jewel. Include the KMA for your visit to Knoxville. I always find it calming and... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This is a great place to spend a couple of hours to beat the heat or to meet friends. The museum has a captivating collection of glass works, both large and small, nine of the rare Thorne Miniatures rooms and the wonderful (even if controversial) History of Tennessee painting. The gift shop is well worth a stop since it features... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The KMA has a lot to offer the admission is free and has a kid corner to burn time. While we was there I guess the security people was following us around like we was gonna steal some art. Mean while some big guy (very smelly) asked to look in my bags I ask for what he really couldn't say... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

I was on my way to the sunsphere and saw the museum on my walk. Free admission, I thought sure I'll check it out. And impressed I was. It started with my introduction to Ken (I believe) at the front counter and he was a joy to speak with. We both decided that the mold up front of women's clothing... More 

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Additional Information about Knoxville Museum of Art

Address: 1050 World's Fair Park, Knoxville, TN 37916-1653
Phone Number: 865-525-6101
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Knoxville
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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