- Our list of the best things to do in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, features the top 61 nearby activities — including 25 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Oak Ridge, TN has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Amusement, Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 13 things to do within the city of Oak Ridge, TN , followed by 49 popular activities in nearby cities, including Knoxville, Maryville, Hartford, Townsend and Dyersburg
The Three Rivers Rambler allows guests to enjoy a 90 minute excursion along the Tennessee River in a real steam engine train. The uniformed conductor and volunteer staff entertain riders with local history while passing by historic sites in the Knoxville area.
The Knoxville Visitors Center is an informative destination for tourists visiting the Knoxville area. The center has a wealth of information, and hosts a regular live music performance by The Blue Plate Special each Sunday.
The East Tennessee History Center celebrates the history and heritage that is unique to the eastern part of the Volunteer State. Visitors will learn about pioneer and native American life, the Civil War years, and the rich musical legacy of East Tennessee.
The Tennessee Theatre is a performance venue that hosts both live-action and filmed events. Before the location's film showings, the organist may also rise out of the orchestra pit to entertain the guests as they wait for the movie to start.
The Regal Riviera Stadium 8 is a multiplex movie theater that offers first-run feature films with full stadium seating across all auditoriums. The theater is also equipped for full digital projection and offers a full-service snack bar.
A wide range of produce are available at The Fruit & Berry Patch. Guests are able to pick their own small fruits during the specific range of harvest dates with larger tree fruits available for free picking or already picked.
Offering tours of the building, Blount Mansion provides visitors with an inside glimpse to life as a politician in the 18th century. The tour takes visitors through each room of the house, which is furnished with period pieces.
As the birthing place of the city, James White Fort is a reconstructed 18th century homestead used by the early settlers of the region. The property consists of a main house with original furnishings, as well as several side buildings.
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The Women's Basketball Hall of Fame serves to preserve the history of the game with annual inductees. Opened in 1999, the facility features three courts with activities for visitors and a Hall of Honor recognizing inductees.