Where: Tours meet in the museum lobby
Ages: Parents, caregivers, and children aged newborn to four
Museum educators lead these free monthly tours for parents and caregivers with their children. All tours are led by museum educators and take place in a different gallery each month, exposing guests to a variety of the museum’s exhibitions and collections, and often include hands-on activities.Make a Free Reservation
View the Events Calendar for specific tour descriptions, dates, and times.
The tours are free and open to the public, but are first come, first serve and require registration. For more information, or to register, visit the Stroller Tour Registration Page, or contact Callie Bennett, Assistant Museum Educator, by email or at 865-974-2144. Registration opens one month prior to each tour.
Free two-hour museum parking passes are available from the parking information booth at the entrance to Circle Park. See Parking and Directions for more information.
The grassy area in Circle Park in front of the museum offers a great place for rest, play, and eating before or after tours. Note that food and drinks are not allowed in the galleries.
Photography is welcome in most museum galleries. Restrooms are equipped with a changing station, and a service elevator is available for those with strollers to go downstairs.