Cornstalk Heights Historic District Christmas Home Tour

Come celebrate the spirit of a Cornstalk Heights Christmas as you tour our charming turn of the century neighborhood.  We have several private homes open for you to enjoy.  This is a unique opportunity to see some of the finest historic homes built in Harriman, the Town that Temperance Built."  You can also visit our Carnegie Library, circa 1901, one of the last remaining Carnegie Buildings in the US.

Harriman is nestled between the Great Smoky mountains and the Cumberland Plateau. 


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Latitude: 35.934049 Longitude: -84.551559 Elevation: 794 ft
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About this Establishment

This is a self guided walking tour. Because of the historic nature of our community some of our sidewalks are brick and you can expect uneven surfaces. Our community is a bit hilly in nature and you will have to navigate stairs to get to some of the homes.

Time Period Represented

1890's - mid 1900's

Hours Open

Saturday Noon-6 pm and Sunday 1 - 6 pm

Visitor Fees

Current prices are $15 Adults and children (6-12) $5.

Seasons Open

Second Saturday and Sunday in December

ADA Accessibility Notes

The Carnegie LIbrary and Temperance Building are ADA accessible. It will vary from home to home.

How to Get There

From Knoxville take I-40 West to exit #347 (Harriman/Rockwood). Off exit you will turn right and go north approx. 2.6 miles to downtown.  Tickets are usually on sale at the Temperance Building or at the Carnegie Library (Walden St. and Trenton St.)

From Nashville take I-40 East and follow the directions above.

From Chattanooga you can take I-75 North to I-40 west. Continue with above directions. OR you can take Highway 27 north straight into Harriman.


I am wanting to buy tickets for the Christmas tour, however your website is unaccessable. Help please

Julie Jones, 11/26/2016

Julie, Thank you for your comment. The website link has been updated above, and here is a direct link to where you may purchase the tickets: Again, thanks for visiting the MapGuide!

Allyn Richardson - Portal Manager, 11/29/2016

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