- 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
75% 122 votes
300 Neyland Drive, at Volunteer Landing, Knoxville, TN 37902 MoreLess Info
Set sail on the Tennessee River on board the Star of Knoxville Riverboat, a 325-passenger vessel specializing in custom-theme dinner cruises. Visitors can book the murder-mystery dinner cruise, a holiday cruise or even book for weddings and special events.
81% 52 votes
516 N. Beaman Street, Knoxville, TN 37914 MoreLess Info
Now known as The Muse Knoxville, the East Tennessee Discovery Center is an educational and recreational space full of interactive, fun, and educational activities. The facility spans nearly 4000 square feet.
74% 843 votes
350 Knoxville Zoo Drive, Knoxville, TN 37914 MoreLess Info
With more than 800 animals from around the world waiting to be discovered, the Knoxville Zoological Gardens is a delightful place for both young and old. With interactive exhibits designed for the kids and well-planned habitats, this Zoo has something for everyone.
The Knoxville Botanical Garden is a garden that sits on 47-acres of land and features walking trails, display gardens, and a stone wall. The garden has facilities that are available to rent for weddings, meetings, and family reunions.
100% 1 votes
2801 E Broadway Avenue, Maryville, TN 37804 MoreLess Info
Roll Arena Party Zone is a rink that offers year-round roller skating, has a number of party packages and can rent their facility for private parties. They also sell new, used and custom built skates.
A family-oriented bowling alley, Crest Bowling lanes offers open bowling as well as league play and periodic tournaments. It offers cosmic bowling at night, and is available for birthday parties and special events.