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Pigeon Forge: Titanic Museum Advance Purchase Ticket

1. Pigeon Forge: Titanic Museum Advance Purchase Ticket

Save time with skip-the-line tickets to the popular Titanic Museum in Pigeon Forge. Expereince the largest display of Titanic artifacts anywhere in the world and interact with exhibits that appeal to all ages. Listen to an audio tour that brings the Titanic's story to life. Enter the Museum through a half-scale model of the exterior of the Titanic, along with an artificial iceberg. Here, you will receive a passenger boarding ticket, featuring the name of an actual Titanic passenger or crew member. Once you have followed them throughout the ship, enter the Memorial Room and discover the fate of your assigned person. Stand in awe of the grand staircase, valued at one million dollars. Touch an authentic iceberg, shovel “coal” in the Titanic’s Boiler Room, and learn how to send an SOS distress signal. The Museum is fun for the whole family. It is a living classroom filled with hands-on opportunities that motivate, educate and inspire. Every child receives a special boarding pass profiling a youngster who actually sailed on the Titanic. There is even a special audio tour just for kids that brings the Titanic story to life, as well as an onboard scavenger hunt that adds to the excitement.

Pigeon Forge: 'Beyond the Lens' Family Fun Center Ticket

2. Pigeon Forge: 'Beyond the Lens' Family Fun Center Ticket

Embrace your natural curiosity with this admission ticket to the 'Beyond the Lens' family fun center in Pigeon Forge. Enjoy exhibits that pay homage to pop culture, technology, and nostalgia. Create memories at this attraction that has entertainment options that cater to the whole family.  Arrive at the 'Beyond the Lens' family fun center which spans 20,000 square feet. Admire the eye-catching façade that looks like a fallen building and a huge camera in the clutches of the paparazzi. Capture photos in front of this impressive backdrop. Check-in at the door and begin your adventure through 150 action-packed exhibits in the categories of crime, conspiracies, celebrities, and gossip. Snap photos in a space ball pit and capture selfies atop a pallet of money. Dive into old-school nostalgia with cutting-edge technology that will stir up forgotten memories. Learn about the events and public figures who shaped our culture and experience the games and entertainment that will shape our future. Explore exhibits detailing the JFK conspiracy, the O.J. Simpson trial, and Princess Diana’s press relationship. Spark your curiosity around themes such as the Royal Family, Big Foot, and UFOs. Get hands-on with exhibits like 'Dance With Your Favorite Celebrity' or virtual reality rides.

Pigeon Forge: Brian Hoffman's Tribute to Red Skelton

3. Pigeon Forge: Brian Hoffman's Tribute to Red Skelton

Remembering Red - A Tribute to Red Skelton is an 90 to 100 minute show that takes you back to a time when life was a little simpler. At time when family values came first and everyone sat together at the dinner table for their evening meal. Brian Hoffman will take you on a light hearted trip down memory lane with Red's greatest jokes and some of his most well known characters including those famous seagulls, Gertrude and Heathcliff, and everyone's favorite dim-witted country bumpkin, Clem Kadiddlehopper. Be prepared for lots of laughter as you watch him give you that 'Lazy Eye Look' as he impersonates Clem Kadiddlehopper proclaiming "even though he never got good grades he left school with some pretty good marks, most of them black and blue!" His non-stop antics will keep you entertained all evening.

Pigeon Forge: Conway Twitty Tribute Show by Travis James

4. Pigeon Forge: Conway Twitty Tribute Show by Travis James

Nationally recognized as the number one Conway Twitty tribute artist, Travis James has perfected this show over the course of 40 years. Join the artist and a small audience for an intimate experience, where you will be entertained by the talented and humorous singer. When the show starts, close your eyes as Conway is brought back to life. Enjoy classic country tunes that will take your breath away as you are taken back to a time when Conway Twitty dominated the charts with his 55 #1 hits. During the first half of the show, you'll be mesmerized by the way Travis James is able to capture the unique voice of Conway. In the second half, the multi-talented performer pays tribute to a whole host of artists including Neil Diamond, Mickey Gilley, Elvis Presley, Tom Jones, and more.

Smoky Mountains: Sightseeing Flex Pass

5. Smoky Mountains: Sightseeing Flex Pass

Experience the haunting vision of the Great Smoky Mountains, where colorful fog-rich forests surround majestic Appalachian peaks in Tennessee’s renowned UNESCO World Heritage Site. Discover the thrilling, the dazzling, the absurd, the historic, and the adventurous with the Sightseeing Flex Pass, your all access pass to 30 attractions and tours throughout Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and the scenic Smokies. Take advantage of full admission to attractions and save up to 30% of total visitation costs. Let the Smoky Mountain Sightseeing Flex Pass take you into the great outdoors and see the natural splendor up close and personal: select between a 3 Attractions or a 5 Attractions Pass and choose what you want to enjoy when you arrive. Coast down whitewater in the Smoky Mountain Rafting or River Rat Tubing adventures. Turn a hike into the extreme with sights from the Rocky Top Mountain Coaster Ride. Have your breath taken away from the top of Gatlinburg Space Needle or on the Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway. Partner Tennessee’s exciting outdoor marvels with family-friendly and group-friendly attractions. Play around at the Anakeesta Theme Park, the Gatlinburg Pinball Museum, and Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud and Adventure. Learn the fascinating history of the world’s most famous tragic transatlantic ocean liner at the Titanic Museum Attraction, then catch a dazzling magic show at Wonderworks. Top Attractions Best of Smoky Mountain Special Tour - Rocky Top Tours Country Tonite Escape Game Pigeon Forge Smoky Mountain Rafting - Upper Pigeon River Titanic Attraction Paula Deen's Lumberjack Feud and Adventure Dolly’s Rags to Riches - Rocky Top Tours Rocky Top Mountain Coaster Attractions & Tours Anakeesta Theme Park - General Admission Gatlinburg Pinball Museum Gatlinburg Space Needle Mini Golf - 1 Course - Crave Golf Club Ober Gatlinburg - Aerial Tramway - Roundtrip Ticket Rainforest Adventure Zoo River Rat Tubing - Individual Day Pass Smoky Mountain Rafting - Lower Pigeon River TopJump - Trampoline Park - 1hr Wonderworks - All Access The Best of Three Cities Tour - Rocky Top Tours Discounts The Grand Majestic Theatre - America’s Hit Parade – Show The Grand Majestic Theatre - Hazzard County Hoedown - Dinner & Show The Grand Majestic Theatre - Soul of Motown – Show Wonderworks - The Wonders of Magic

Pigeon Forge: Salute to Elvis Show Outside Knoxville

6. Pigeon Forge: Salute to Elvis Show Outside Knoxville

Watch as Eli Williams, a 3 time world champion Elvis tribute artist features the sounds, looks, and moves of Elvis in this show in Pigeon Forge which is not far from Knoxville. Marvel at his charisma, moves, and incredible stage presence as he captures the true essence of Elvis Presley live in concert. Admire his dynamic tribute highlighting the life of The King from his humble beginnings, to the bright lights of Las Vegas. Lose yourself in the performance of a master, who has taken home the trophy at Elvis Festivals in Waikiki Hawaii, Pala California, Penticton B.C, and places amongst the top in his field throughout North America.

From Pigeon Forge: Roaring Fork 2.5-Hour Jeep Tour

7. From Pigeon Forge: Roaring Fork 2.5-Hour Jeep Tour

With your hands on your camera and your guide’s hands on the steering wheel, head toward a road where tour busses can’t go. The heavily forested Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail is a single lane road.  Along the way you’ll learn of the hardwood forest in the Smoky Mountains. A narrow, paved path through chestnut oak, white oak, magnolia, maple and tulip trees take you to the pinnacle, where stops at overlooks give you striking views. Historic structures dot the road’s edges. This was the American Frontier in the 1830s and 1840s.  From Roaring Fork, it’s one last pass through Gatlinburg on the way to a thrilling off-roading ride through a trail on private land. Your professional guide has been expertly trained to give you an experience unlike any other in the Great Smoky Mountains.

From Pigeon Forge: Foothills Parkway 3-Hour Jeep Tour

8. From Pigeon Forge: Foothills Parkway 3-Hour Jeep Tour

This tour includes the breathtaking beauty along the Foothills Parkway. It ends with the thrill of an off-road ride on private land in a custom and iconic Pink Jeep. Stop at overlooks for a spectacular photo tour. With your guide taking care of every amenity, you can focus completely on the scenery ahead. Foothills Parkway is touted by many as “the prettiest drive in America,” the parkway leads to awe-inspiring panoramas.  Approved by Congress in 1944, the final section of Foothills Parkway was completed in late 2018. Along the way your guide will tell of how the rugged terrain caused this masterpiece to take decades to complete. Not only is your guide an expert storyteller, but also an off-roading professional. Your guide will give you yet another memory to share with a 4x4 thrill ride through private, wooded lands that rise above Pigeon Forge.

Pigeon Forge: Patty Waszak Music and Comedy Show

9. Pigeon Forge: Patty Waszak Music and Comedy Show

Patty Waszak is a high energy performer known to be "the sweetest sax in the smokies". This heart-warming music and comedy show features a wide variety of music including big band favorites, polkas, 50s and 60s rock 'n' roll, country music, 70s disco, show tunes, hits of the 80s, 90s, current hits, audience participation, sing-a-long, and music trivia. Patty is a dynamic vocalist, phenomenal musician, hilarious comedienne and has been known to dance a step or two. Patty's enthusiasm for entertainment and a sincere love of her audience is evident in every performance. She says she's there to "re-charge your battery" and she does. This lively, up-tempo show, has pleased audiences of all ages. It is produced to the highest artistic standards possible with an emphasis on wholesome values.

Pigeon Forge: Greg Stout Show

10. Pigeon Forge: Greg Stout Show

This exciting music show will have you singing along. Be treated to an evening filled with lively and energetic music. Listen to covers of Ronnie Milsap, Elton John, Barry Manilow, Frankie Valli, Neil Sedaka, and Michael Buble, just to name a few. Each of the performers is a talented musician with long musical history. Enjoy covers of some of your favorite musical acts at the Greg Stout Show.

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What people are saying about Pigeon Forge

Overall rating

4.8 / 5

based on 11 reviews

This is a wonderful exhibit and museum about the Titanic. Even if you aren't the "museum type" of person, you will enjoy your tour of this recreation of a magnificentg ship. So much to see and learn!

The Titanic museum was an awesome experience. Much historical artifacts and unknown information provide. Excellent experience.

There was so much information about people that were on the titanic. Loved it.

It was an absolutely amazing experience. I can't wait to go back. :-)

I had an AMAZING experience!!! Definitely a must see!!