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About the Knoxville Sunsphere

Picture of Knoxville Sunsphere from 1982 Worlds Fair
Visit the Knoxville SunSphere - Free Tours and Visitor Information about Knoxville's Sunsphere located in the World's Fair Park. The deck provides a 360-degree view of the city with magnificent views of the Smoky Mountains! Displays in the sunsphere feature a look back at the city's history. Learn about it's culture and different neighborhoods in a lighted display called The Faces of Knoxville.

WHERE: Knoxville Sunsphere Tower

LOCATION: World's Fair Park, Downtown; Adjacent to the Knoxville Convention Center and Holiday Inn Select. Board the elevator on the Convention Center level ("3rd Floor") for the short ride to the Observation Deck ("4th Floor")

PARKING: Free public parking is offered around World's Fair Park, but if you arrive after 6pm weekdays or on the weekends, you can park for free in the Locust Street Garage, and take the skyway from the Knoxville Hilton over Henley St. to the Convention Center/Sunsphere.

HOURS: It will be open daily April through October from 9 a.m. until 10 p.m, and November through March from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m.

With the American Flag proudly waving in the wind, representing the hard-won freedoms all American citizens enjoy, this picture of Knoxville's city symbol and premier landmark, is a great reminder of why we are so thankful to live in one of the top 10 rated best cities to live in the United States.

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