- 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
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Popular with tourists and picnickers, the Cades Cove Museum hosts exhibits which teach visitors the history of the area. It is one stop on the Cades Cove Loop and has a gift shop where visitors may purchase guidebooks and souvenirs.
Located within a converted IGA grocery store, Music Row offers guests the opportunity to listen to authentic mountain music. The location's performances, which often consist of jam sessions, are supported by a strong sound system.
Take the family to see a movie the old-fashioned way at Parkway Drive-In. Bring chairs and blankets for a movie under the stars, or watch from the comfort of a vehicle. Admission is cash only, and a concession stand is on site.
Pleasant Hill Vineyards offers vineyard facilities for events, parties, and meetings. The vineyard produces three varieties of wines, including rose and white wines, and offers wine tastings of these wines in its tasting room.
House Mountain State Park is a 500 acre area with hiking trails populated by woods, rocks and streams. Over 100 bird species can be seen there including hawks, warblers, ruffed grouse, pileated woodpeckers, scarlet tanagers and wild turkeys.
Sweetwater City of is a city in Tennessee that has a downtown area, a commercial space, recreational facilities, and schools. The city has a mayor and a board of commissioners who are in charge of the City Department.
Rainforest Adventures is a unique zoo specializing in animals found in the tropical regions of the world. The stunning exhibits and habitats are home to more than 600 live animals and are waiting to be discovered by kids of all ages.