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Knoxville Convention Center

701 Henley Street, Knoxville, TN 37902
865-KCC-KNOX (522-5669)
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Ranked #22 of 50 attractions in Knoxville
Type: Convention Centers
Most recent review
- Jul 29, 2014
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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41 reviews 41 reviews
13 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This space is great for conventions and very well laid out. I've been here for multiple events and never had any problems.

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Kendallville, Indiana, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

The Convention Center is a great place ~ good sized, kept cool but not frigid like some convention centers. The only suggestions I would have is to have more seating out in the hallways and lounging areas, as well as have some more food vendors. My mother needed to walk with a cane, and while there were some great rocking... More

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Eagan, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Super venue for a very large crowd. There is plenty of space and it's kept cool and comfortable. the staff working there was great with all the children running around.

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

A tiny fraction of the size of most other Convention Centers. It is one room! It takes about 15 minutes to walk through the "Home Show" here and that is with looking at everything twice!

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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119 reviews 119 reviews
30 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Attended a Regional Robotics competition here last Friday and Saturday. They had set aside some designated parking for this that was sufficient on Friday but not Saturday. However, if you read ahead, the State lots, there is one across the street, are free on the weekends. It rained, so we did have to walk in the rain and the pedestrian... More

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Hamler, Oh
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157 reviews 157 reviews
12 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Went to the House and Garden show today. Parking is a joke. The signs turn you left away from the place and then just END. We used Primiere Parking - the machine to take your money was broken - would not take charge card either. SO the parking ended up costing 20,00. Then once inside you have no clue where... More

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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108 reviews 108 reviews
34 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Great place for a volleyball tournament. Only downside is not allowing the teams to bring in outside food and drinks this can get pricey fast when you are playing and sucking back waters.

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aiken
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Went to see a gymnastics meet with my grandson. Easy to find - parking lots nearby. Center is huge. Facilities plentiful and very clean.

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Seymour, Tennessee, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

I have been here for several different events. It is a very nice facility with a good space. I recommend trying to make it out to an event there.

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Dayton, Ohio
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The walking distance in this place to any where in this place is crazy!! Take your walking shoes with you! We have gone to several private parties here and wearing dress shoes to get to these rooms is almost impossible!! It also seemed that every time we went there the escalators we shut down!! Even had they been working the... More

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