McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture


1327 Circle Park Dr
Knoxville TN  37996-3200

Phone: (865) 974-2144

McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

The McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture is a general museum with collections in anthropology, archaeology, decorative arts, local history, and natural history. Admission is free.

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Parking: Street, Parking Lot

Categories: College & University, Museum, Tourist Attraction, Travel & Transportation, University

Hours

Mon: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thu: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sun: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm



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Events

Family Fun Day: A Global Community

Family Fun Day: A Global Community
01:00 pm - 12/02/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for free a free Family Fun Day featuring activities, crafts, tours, and more in honor of refugee communities here and around the world. All materials will...

Stroller Tour: Row Your Boat

Stroller Tour: Row Your Boat
10:00 am - 12/11/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for a morning out as our museum educator leads engaging gallery tours for parents and caregivers and their infants through four year olds. Crying and wiggly...

Past Events

Knoxville's Urban Renewal: The Rest of the Story

Knoxville's Urban Renewal: The Rest of the Story
05:30 pm - 11/13/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join Mr. Robert Booker, local historian and author, for his presentation on the impact of Knoxville's Urban Renewal on the black business community. 5:30 pm Reception 6:00...

Stroller Tour: Harvest Time

Stroller Tour: Harvest Time
10:00 am - 11/13/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for a morning out as our museum educator leads engaging gallery tours for parents and caregivers and their infants through four year olds. Crying and wiggly...

Family Fun Day: Celebrate Native American Heritage

Family Fun Day: Celebrate Native American Heritage
01:00 pm - 11/11/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for free a free Family Fun Day featuring activities, crafts, tours, and more in honor of Native American Heritage Month in November. Visitors will enjoy...

UT Homecoming at McClung Museum

UT Homecoming at McClung Museum
03:00 pm - 11/03/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us as we celebrate the “Homecoming” of the mate (below right) to the Tennessee State Artifact on Friday, November 3 from 3–4:30 p.m. in the Museum Lobby. Enjoy...

UT History Walking Tour with Jack Neely

UT History Walking Tour with Jack Neely
01:00 pm - 11/03/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

From interesting and internationally significant visitors, a few very surprising alumni, and the sometimes exotic origins of some of our campuses most familiar institutions,...

Toys for Tots Gift Drive

Toys for Tots Gift Drive
09:00 am - 11/01/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

McClung Museum Store will proudly partner with the U.S Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program as a Toy Drop-Off site this holiday season. From November 1–30,...

Stroller Tour: Chomp, Chomp!

Stroller Tour: Chomp, Chomp!
10:00 am - 10/23/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for a morning out as our museum educator leads engaging gallery tours for parents and caregivers and their infants through four year olds. Crying and wiggly...

STEAM Panel Discussion with Women Scientists

STEAM Panel Discussion with Women Scientists
03:00 pm - 10/15/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

In connection to the state-wide Tennessee STEAM Festival, the McClung Museum will host a panel of local female scientists on October 15 from 3:00–4:00 pm. This...

Can You Dig It? Archaeology and Fossil Day

Can You Dig It? Archaeology and Fossil Day
01:30 pm - 10/15/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

In celebration of International Archaeology Day and National Fossil Day, the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Tennessee, and the Archaeological...

Stroller Tour: Toddlers and Totems

Stroller Tour: Toddlers and Totems
10:00 am - 09/18/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for a morning out as our museum educator leads engaging gallery tours for parents and caregivers and their infants through four year olds. Crying and wiggly...

Family Fun Day: Northwest Coast Art

Family Fun Day: Northwest Coast Art
01:00 pm - 09/16/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for free a free Family Fun Day featuring activities, crafts, tours, and more in honor of new exhibition, Northwest Coast Art: A Community of Tradition. Visitors...

Lecture: Indigenous Sovereignties and Self-Representation

Lecture: Indigenous Sovereignties and Self-Representation
06:00 pm - 09/12/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join the McClung Museum as Dr. Lisa King, Assistant Professor in the Department of English, University of Tennessee, gives a lecture on Native American self-representation...

Family Fun Day: Storytelling Extravaganza

Family Fun Day: Storytelling Extravaganza
01:00 pm - 08/26/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for free a free Family Fun Day featuring storytelling, activities, crafts, tours, and more. We are partnering with the Center for Children’s and Young...

Museum Store Summer Sale

Museum Store Summer Sale
09:00 am - 08/21/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

The McClung Museum Store’s annual Summer Sale will be open to the public August 21–31st. Jewelry, books, and toys are just a few of the items that will be discounted. As...

All That Glitters: A Gilded Age Cocktail Party

All That Glitters: A Gilded Age Cocktail Party
06:00 pm - 08/17/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

The party will include period-appropriate appetizers by Holly's Eventful Dining and cocktails from Libacious Cocktail Catering, live music by Kukuly and the Fuego,...

Stroller Tour: Once Upon A Time

Stroller Tour: Once Upon A Time
10:00 am - 08/14/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for a morning out as our museum educator leads engaging gallery tours for parents and caregivers and their infants through four year olds. Crying and wiggly...

Fossil Camp, Ages 9–11

Fossil Camp, Ages 9–11
09:00 am - 07/17/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Fossil Camp Ages 9–11 (rising 4th, 5th, and 6th graders) Focusing on dinosaurs, mosasaurs, mastodons, and many other extinct animals as campers excavate, study...

Exhibition Tour: The Gilded Age, Dr. Pat Rutenberg

Exhibition Tour: The Gilded Age, Dr. Pat Rutenberg
02:00 pm - 07/16/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join the McClung Museum for an in-gallery exhibition tour on the Gilded Age with Pat Rutenberg, Senior Lecturer in UT’s History Department. Tour title TBA. Talk...

Family Fun Day: Gilded vs. Golden

Family Fun Day: Gilded vs. Golden
01:00 pm - 07/15/2017

At McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture

Join us for free a free Family Fun Day featuring activities, crafts, tours, and more in honor of new exhibition. Not all that glitters is gold. Learn about how...

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