LIKE NO OTHER PLACE ON EARTH

Located in the foothills of the Smoky Mountains, just 15 minutes from downtown Knoxville, Tennessee, Ancient Lore Village is a truly magical rural retreat destination.  Our unique Village has been thoughtfully designed around fostering community and creating unforgettable memories!

Every visit is an immersive experience at our quaint, whimsical Village, all paired with events and happenings, such as dining, entertainment, fun activities, or all of the above. Whether you are part of a group or need to disconnect on your own retreat, come discover the magic, mystery, and wonder of Ancient Lore Village.

We welcome all, with one joyful request: kindness and respect for one another.

Winter at the Village

Embark on a journey of enchantment by gathering with friends and family at Ancient Lore Village in January and February. Amidst the charming landscape, you’ll discover a festive haven of Winter cheer.

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Bring home the magic, mystery, and wonder of Ancient Lore Village!

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Discover

Open daily for you to enjoy the Village.  The Ultimate Day Pass includes all things Ancient Lore (Self Guided Audio Tours, Hiking Trails, Axe-Throwing and Archery, and Lunch)

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Calendar

Check out our event calendar for Libacious Dinners; Seasonal Parties; Wellness Retreats; Business Lunch + Learns; Movie Nights + more! Our weekly events include Sunday Brunch + Perfect Night Out. Reservations required.

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Stay overnight

Every stay is an immersive experience at our quaint, whimsical Village, all paired with nightly events and happenings, such as dining, entertainment, fun activities, or all of the above. 

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Weddings

We love love! Whimsical fairytale elements come together alongside waterfalls, lush gardens, and a quaint village to set a breathtaking backdrop for your magical day!

Corporate Events

Immerse yourself in the splendor of a simpler time — all while enjoying the luxuries and services of a 5-star resort — as you disconnect to reconnect. We’ll help you take care of all of your meeting and retreat needs to create the most impactful outcome for you and your company.

Private Parties

Whether it’s a reunion, baby shower, or birthday party, celebrate your special occasion with us! Our party-planning team is ready to help bring all of your ideas to life and let you sit back, relax, and enjoy your celebration.