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World's Fair Park

Knoxville, TN
8652158161
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Great spot

The Worlds Fair Park is a wonderful spot to visit, not only to see the sites but also to just chill... read more

Reviewed yesterday
David P
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knoxville, United States
Great View from Sun Sphere

I was with my son's soccer team visiting Knoxville for a tournament. We took most of the guys to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lynn Y
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  • Excellent44%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
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Knoxville, TN
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Reviewed yesterday

The Worlds Fair Park is a wonderful spot to visit, not only to see the sites but also to just chill out and relax. The fountains are good to see and a fantastic spot to bring the kids on a hot summer day or evening....More

Thank David P
Reviewed yesterday

I was with my son's soccer team visiting Knoxville for a tournament. We took most of the guys to the Sun Sphere one evening after dinner. We went up to the observation deck. The views were beautiful, with the sun setting and the lights of...More

Thank Lynn Y
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful park to walk around. The water is nice just to sit by and relax. We went in the early evening and loved it. Must see while in Knoxville.

Thank Michelle
Reviewed 1 week ago

My adult son showed me around the World's Fair Park. There were lots of children there that day enjoying sticking their feet in the fountain and having their faces painted. I enjoyed the tented pavilion, the fountain, and, especially, the Sun Sphere. We rode the...More

Thank Kristy O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place for the family! Playground, sun sphere, water, bridges, memorial and views of the city!! Parking option is pretty far away and you have to walk quite a bit to get there but it's free so can't really complain.

Thank Paul F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went up in the Sunsphere and the view is awesome. Parking here is a little bit of a problem though.

Thank Deborah D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the view from the Sunsphere. The grounds were beautiful. Nice area to picnic and let the kids play. Love the history of the park. Seeing the flags was a wonderful added touch.

Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Walking through the World's Fair Park took me back to when Knoxville was the world's fair location. I remember several friends who attended and loved it. If you go, just know that it's basically deserted from a building perspective but, the park itself is a...More

Thank GlogowskiGirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see! Beautiful always busy and full of activity, fountains live music located in the heart of all things knoxville! Right off highway accessible to strollers, amazing views

Thank kotasmomm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun place, beautiful area, can hand very large crowds, lover the viewing area, bus service available hotels near by great location.

Thank Mary1751
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Butterys2013
Is it easy to park?
10 June 2016|
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Response from a_mans_nightmare | Reviewed this property |
there are plenty of places to park ,they have garages and st parking
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Thelrose
Are there picnic tables in the park.
21 January 2016|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
No I don't believe so!
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Paulagirl48 p
What time is the sunsphere open.
2 May 2015|
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Response from dcdjason |
According to Worldsfairpark org site, the Sunsphere hours are: April through October: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. November through March: 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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