Frequently Asked Questions


  1. May I bring my dog?
    You may, but you must have control of your dog at all times. A leash is required, and we ask that you clean up after your dog and take the trash with you.


  2. May I take pictures?
    Yes, photography is allowed. Professional photography must be arranged in advance with the site and does involve a fee.


  3. May I walk around for free?
    Yes, walking around the property is free; however, buildings are only open for guided tours.


  4. May I bring my metal detector?
    No. We also do not allow the removal of any archaeological evidence. 


  5. May I visit with a paranormal investigation team?
    No, due to the potential for damage and trespassing.

    Have a question that isn't covered here? Ask us!


Marble Springs State Historic Site is funded under an agreement with the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Tennessee Historical Commission.

Marble Springs State Historic Site is also generously supported by Knox County and the Arts and Heritage Fund with supplemental funds  provided by the Governor John Sevier Memorial Association.

Funding has been provided by Humanities Tennessee and the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) as part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act economic stabilization plan

of 2020.

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