Marble Springs was the approximate 350 acre farm that Sevier lived on from 1801-1815, the last years of his life. Sevier named his farm Marble Springs because of the Tennessee Rose Marble that was quarried on site and the natural springs that flowed on the property.
While visiting Marble Springs, you will have the opportunity to tour several historic structures that are designed to represent various aspects of John Sevier’s life & times. These structures include: The Tavern, The Loom House, The Smoke House, The Spring House & the John Sevier Cabin and detached kitchen.Address: 1220 West Gov. John Sevier Highway Knoxville, TN 37920 Phone: 865-573-5508 Tours: Guided tours are unavailable at this time. Self-guided tours and hiking trails available Wednesday – Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm & Sun 12:00 – 5:00 pm COVID-19 Policies: Face masks are required for guided tours. Website: www.marblesprings.net Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marble.springs Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/marblesprings/