Knoxville Apartments for Rent
Charm and history collide in beautiful Knoxville, Tennessee. This dynamic city may have a small-town vibe, but don’t let that fool you – there’s always something happening in Knoxville! As the county seat of Knox County and the third-largest city in the state, Knoxville is home to the University of Tennessee and the Tennessee Valley Authority, two major area employers.
If you’ve decided to rent an apartment in Knoxville, great adventures await. As the gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you’ll have plenty of outdoor adventures in the form of hiking, skiing, fishing, sledding, boating, and camping. Knoxville is a city known for its fun and exciting events, from the Mardi Growl parade for dogs to the Haunted Knoxville Ghost Tours to the Dogwood Arts Festival. Other events include Cherokee Heritage Days, the Kuumba Festival, the Tennessee Valley Fair, and the Knoxville Opera’s Rossini Festival. From street fairs to Civil War reenactments, there’s something for everyone in this active city.
Knoxville was settled in 1786, and the beauty of the city is rivaled only by its history. Tour historic homes, such as Blount Mansion, or visit Alex Haley Heritage Square. Visit James White Fort, the fort built by Knoxville’s founder. Marvel at the 1797 Ramsey House, located on over 100 acres with great picnic spots and beautiful gardens. If you like a little spooky with your history, visit the Mabry-Hazen House and Bethel Confederate Cemetery or the Old Gray Cemetery, both dating back to the 1800s.