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World's Fair Park

Knoxville, TN
8652158161
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Neat little park when it's hot!

This seems to be a favorite with locals on hot days. Many people were playing in the large... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
IslandGirlTraveler
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Hershey, Pennsylvania
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Alot in this little space,

The city has done wonders with this park: the Sunsphere is still in use, the Convention Center... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Marta E
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El Paso, Texas
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice park” (38 reviews)
“sun sphere” (33 reviews)
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Knoxville, TN
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This seems to be a favorite with locals on hot days. Many people were playing in the large fountain. There are large fields for activities and the Sun Sphere is located on the other side of the bridge, just a short walk. Free parking is...More

Thank IslandGirlTraveler
Reviewed 5 days ago

The city has done wonders with this park: the Sunsphere is still in use, the Convention Center was built along with an amphitheater, and there is a pond and a kind of water park! I saw a lot of families enjoying themselves with all these...More

Thank Marta E
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nice area, clean, just not a lot to do or places to eat without walking over to Market Square. But it is pet friendly.

Thank verydisappointed287
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a reception in the Sunsphere, which is well worth a visit. The facility comfortably accommodates groups up to thirty. Because of the doughnut shape of the lower levels ("In the end, all things merge into one, and an elevator runs through it..."), larger...More

1  Thank GDL919
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not many city can claim a "World Fair Park" as a destination. Wheather you want to see the iconic Suntower or stroll the trails, the park is in great condition with waterfall, lake and concert venue. Stop by the museum of arts or just hangout.

Thank Francois A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is not a large Park however it is worth a little stroll to see the stratosphere and to wander the pathways. This is probably not the entire World's Fair location just a smaller piece of it but it is worth 30 minutes of your...More

1  Thank JJBlondie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park in downtown Knoxville has green lawns, a great pond with a fountain, a waterfall and a great concert venue. There are regular festivals in the summer and even if there is nothing going on it is a great place to bring a picnic...More

Thank BillnTN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We never miss the 4th of July celebration in World's Fair Park. Such a fun, down home, and family friendly experience. Kville Symphony will keep you entertained, and the fireworks are great. Grab a snack from one of the many vendors.

Thank Freshfire11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have a fondness for the World's Fair Park and the Sunsphere because I grew up with them. The city of Knoxville has done an impressive job keeping the area clean and nice. The park is pleasant to walk through, with it's grass, water features,...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we went to the World's Fair Park in Knoxville and enjoyed it. There is a parking area in the park and from there you can get easy access to the Sunsphere and the East Tennessee Veterans Memorial. You can also run through fountains in...More

Thank FLWOOKIE
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heinz2016
1 July 2017|
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Response from slynetlewis | Reviewed this property |
Yes, dogs are welcomed at the park. They may need to be on a leash if they like to run around a lot, but, if they stick with you, it should be okay to go without a leash.
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Butterys2013
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
20 January 2016|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
No I don't believe so!
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