Fort Dickerson / Knoxville


Fort Dickerson

3000 Fort Dickerson Road, Knoxville TN 37920

The city park preserves the remains of one of the 16 Union forts protecting Knoxville during the war. Confederates attacked the fort Nov 15-16, 1863, but were turned back. Interpreted trail tells the stories. Great views of downtown Knoxville and the Tennessee River from here.

Open daylight hours. Free.