Things to Do and See
Ijams has been described as a series of unexpected surprises. Literally, there are lots for you to do and plenty of things to see.
- Maximize your time by selecting things to see on Must See list!
- Grab a trail map from the Visitor Center, head out and explore Ijams’ lush and unexpected landscapes along 10-miles of trails.
- Explore Knoxville’s Urban Wilderness by starting your trail experience at Mead’s Quarry.
- Tour exhibits in the Visitor Center, including the signature exhibit, Lost Species, Ijams Family History, Solar energy and Conservation Cottage, live aquatic animals, and more.
- Learn more about Project Passenger Pigeon
- Relax and enjoy a cold beverage and a snack at the Visitor Center.
- Support Ijams by visiting our Gift Shop for logo wear, books, educational items, crafts by local artisans and other souvenirs.
- Become a Member and support Ijams while receiving discounts and free programs practically every day of the year!