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Scenic Lookout, Historic Site
810 W Clinch Ave
Knoxville, TN 37902

Tips

  • There's no wigs here
  • Don't jump in the elevator.
  • Erected for the 1982 Worlds Fair, the globe atop this 266-foot-tall tower is layered with 24-karat gold dust. Each of its panes cost roughly $1000 at the time of construction. (From Aerial America)
  • Did you know? The Sunsphere and the Tennessee Amphitheater are the only remaining structures from the 1982 World's Fair.
  • Contrary to popular belief...no wigs.
  • We're parked under the wigsphere
  • Pretty Sweet
  • No wigs =\
  • Great views of the city
  • Decent views. No wigs. Place is falling apart though
  • Cool relic from the World's Fair!
  • Beautiful view especially at sunset.
  • Slowest elevators ever! The view of the city is awesome, but the gold on the windows makes the glass look dingy when looking outside.
  • I loved the view from the restaurant, but I wish you could go to the very top
  • It is very shiny!
  • Music in Motion DJ & Lighting for Wedding & Events!... Visit our site @ www.MusicInMotionProDJ.com
  • An icon of the 1982 Worlds Fair, this landmark appeared in a March 1996 Simpsons Episode where he and three friends travel to the Sunsphere and find it is now the Wigsphere (a warehouse for a wigs)
  • Cool new bar called Icon.
  • nice view from the top layer
  • Tip the awesome bar staff. Check out the Rocky Top Comedy Contest Fri October 14th just two blocks away at the Square Room http://www.rockytopcomedy.com

Nearby places

1060 Worlds Fair Park Dr
Union Ave. (btwn Walnut & S. Gay St.)
701 Henley St (at Clinch Ave.)