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Please be aware that many venues are temporarily closed due to COVID-19. We have added a new section of "Virtual Field Trips" on FieldTripDirectory.com in your state and beyond! Use the activity filter below to search for virtual trips, resources, and distance learning options in Tennessee or CLICK HERE for a list of virtual trips nationwide. Explore topics in the arts, science, social studies, and more from anywhere.

American Museum of Science Energy

American Museum of Science and Energy is a science museum focuses about energy, especially nuclear power, and the role Oak Ridge played in the Manhattan Project.

ACTIVITY - Science Museums & Exhibits GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, Knoxville, Oak RidgeTEL - 865-294-4531

Beck Cultural Exchange Center

The Beck Cultural Exchange center features a range of local & national African-American history thru exhibits & artifacts that focus on the pioneers and trailblazers of yesterday.

ACTIVITY - Multicultural & Heritage GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, KnoxvilleTEL - 865-524-8461

Blout Mansion

Blount Mansion, the birthplace of the state of Tennessee and your Field Trip destination for statehood week, US history, colonial government, and life in the 18th century.

ACTIVITY - History Museums, Exhibits & Sites GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, KnoxvilleTEL - 865-525-2375

East Tennessee History Center

The East Tennessee History Center focuses on East Tennessee regional & national history in permanent & visiting exhibits of artifacts, art & Civil War items thru tours & hands-on activities.

ACTIVITY - Civil War, History Museums, Exhibits & Sites GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities, Outreach COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, KnoxvilleTEL - 865-215-8830

Historic Ramsey House

The Historic Ramsey House, home of the Ramsey Family, one of the first families to settle in Knoxville. Guided tours are available in history, architecture, science and math.

ACTIVITY - Art Museums, Design, Exhibits, Historic Places GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Homeschool TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, KnoxvilleTEL - 865-546-0745

Knoxville Botanical Gardens & Arboretum

Knoxville Botanical Gardens & Arboretum offers tours and the “Every Child Outdoors” program encourage learning about the environment and growing fruits and vegetables.

ACTIVITY - Agricultural Education, Botanical Gardens & Arboreta GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Activities, Outreach COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, KnoxvilleTEL - 865-862-8717

Knoxville Museum of Art

The Knoxville Museum of Art celebrates the art and artists of East Tennessee offering tours on specific areas or a general overview of the whole museum.

ACTIVITY - Art Museums, Design, Exhibits GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities, Outreach COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Family TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, KnoxvilleTEL - 865-525-6101

McClung Museum of Natural History & Culture

Mclung Museum of Natural History & Culture focuses on natural history, archaeology, anthropology, decorative arts, and local history thru its exhibits and primary sources.

ACTIVITY - Art Museums, Design, Exhibits, Science Museums & Exhibits GRADE LEVEL - All Grades PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours, Guided Activities, Outreach COST - Free GROUP TYPE - School TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, KnoxvilleTEL - 865-974-2144

Tennessee Museum of Aviation

The Tennessee Museum of Aviation offers an educational experience with aviation exhibits, military vehicles, aircraft engines and the best part is our airplanes.

ACTIVITY - Boats, Planes, Trains, & Trollies, History Museums, Exhibits & Sites GRADE LEVEL - Elementary School, Middle School PROGRAM TYPE - Day Trips, Self-Guided Tours, Guided Tours COST - Fee GROUP TYPE - School, Scout, Camp, Homeschool, Family TENNESSEE, East Tennessee, Knoxville, SeviervilleTEL - 865-908-0171
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Please be aware that many venues are temporarily closed due to COVID-19. See the individual websites for updates.

In the meantime, we have added a new section of Virtual Field Trips on FieldTripDirectory.com! These virtual resources cover topics in the arts, science, social studies, and beyond.

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