Individual or Family Membership to James White's Fort (Up to 60% Off)

Knoxville

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History tends to repeat itself, which means there’s a good chance you’ll get run over by another war elephant. Learn from the past with this Groupon.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $15 for an individual membership to James White's Fort, which includes free admission for one year (a $30 value)
  • $20 for a family membership to James White's Fort, which includes free admission for one year for immediate family members, plus 10% off at the gift shop (a $50 value)

See the Fort's schedule of open hours here.

James White's Fort

Built in 1786, James White's Fort affords glimpses into the frontier lifestyles of America's forefathers while providing education on Knoxville founder and the fort's creator, James White. Each year, more than 10,000 visitors explore the residence, which was restored and opened to the public in 1970. Six cabins and a stockade wall surround the main two-story log house, where guests can experience hands-on interpretations of life as a pioneer by cooking on an open hearth or spinning retro cell-phone-charger cords on an antique loom. Special events held throughout the year keep a continuous line of visitors waltzing across the land of Tennessee's first capital, including an annual celebration of Cherokee heritage.

Reviews

Have been here several times but must say, there is so much to see and do and the activities are always interesting.

KittenOakRidge, TripAdvisor, 1/9/12

Well worth a visit especially if you like history.

Joemar27, TripAdvisor, 7/21/11
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    Knoxville

    205 E Hill Ave.

    Knoxville, Tennessee 37915

    865-525-6514

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In a Nutshell

Membership grants yearlong access to home of Knoxville's founder, where visitors experience frontier lifestyle of America's forefathers

The Fine Print

Expires May 20th, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 4 additional as gifts. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Must activate membership by expiration date on your Groupon, membership expires 1 year from activation. New members only. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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