James White's Fort

NEW DATE FOR SPRING CLEAN UP SUNDAY, MARCH 25!

  Spring is quickly approaching and we are looking for volunteers to help clean out the planting beds at the Fort in preparation for a planting day in April. We will be weeding, separating overgrown perennials, and spreading mulch beginning at 10 AM, but volunteers are welcome to come help anytime during the day. We will need […]

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AmazonSmile to TRIPLE donations in MARCH!

  3x your impact! From March 12-31, Amazon is tripling the donation rate on your first smile.amazon.com purchase! Go to smile.amazon.com/ch/62-0843399 and Amazon donate to James Whites Fort Association Inc. Please consider making a purchase to support James White’s Fort!

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Spring Garden Clean Up Day March 24, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

  Spring is quickly approaching and we are looking for volunteers to help clean out the planting beds at the Fort in preparation for a planting day in April. We will be weeding, separating overgrown perennials, and spreading mulch beginning at 10 AM, but volunteers are welcome to come help anytime during the day. We will need […]

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Holiday closings at the Fort

Please note – James White’s Fort will be closed for tours on the following dates for the holidays: Monday, December 25, 2017 Monday, January 1, 2018 We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Some unforeseen circumstances (weather, etc) may cause us to close the Fort over the holidays. Please contact us before your visit […]

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Notice: Closings at the Fort

Please note: James White’s Fort will be closed for tours on the following dates: Saturday, October 21 Wednesday, October 25 – Monday, October 30, 2017 (On Saturday, October 28 and Monday, October 30, the HearthScares Tours will begin at 7pm.) We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you, James White’s Fort

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Notice: Closings at the Fort

Please note: James White’s Fort will be closed for tours on the following dates: Wednesday, October 26 – Tuesday, November 1, 2016 (On Saturday, October 29, the HearthScares Tour will begin at 7pm.) We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Thank you, James White’s Fort

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6th Annual HearthScares Ball Friday, October 28!

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Closed for Private Event May 20-21

PLEASE NOTE: James White’s Fort will be closed to the public for a private event on Friday, May 20-Saturday, May 21, 2016. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

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Herb Workshop with Jim Buckenmyer THIS WEEKEND, Saturday, April 16!

James White’s Fort will host a hands-on Herb Workshop with Jim Buckenmyer on Saturday, April 16, 2016. Last year we had a great time building a raised bed Herb Garden at James White’s Fort. This year Jim will cover all of the many uses for herbs – how where and when to harvest, how to […]

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Events for 2016 just added to our calendar!

The year 2016 is going to be a big year for James White’s Fort. We have just added a schedule of events for 2016 to our website and Facebook calendars. This year marks the 220th Anniversary of the State of Tennessee and the 225th Anniversary of the City of Knoxville…that is a lot to celebrate! There will be […]

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