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Visitor Parking Information

See the map for location of Baker Center and Vol Hall – public parking garage. Due to the UT Student Union construction project, visitor parking is now located at the Vol Hall Garage at 1545 White Avenue. The rate is $2/hour. Short-term 45-minute visitor parking remains at Circle Park.

People visiting the Baker Center will need to park in Volunteer Hall  located at 1525 White Avenue and lies between 16th Street and James Agee Street with access to the garage on White Avenue (opposite the College of Law back entrance).  Short-term (45-minute limit) visitor parking is also available at Circle Park.

There is on-street metered parking on Lake Avenue and other public parking lots near the Baker Center, including one located at James Agee and Clinch Avenue. Parking in University lots is by permit only.



Our Location

1640 Cumberland Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37996

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From Downtown

  • From Henley Street/441S, turn onto CUMBERLAND AVE SW/US-11 S/US-70 W/TN-1 S. Go .6 mile.


From Airport

  • Merge onto US-129 N/TN-115 N toward KNOXVILLE/OAK RIDGE. (11.0 mi)

  • Take the US-11/US-70/KINGSTON PIKE ramp. (0.3 mi)

  • Turn RIGHT onto KINGSTON PIKE. Continue on Kingston ( 0.7 mi)

  • The Baker Center will be on the RIGHT


From West Knoxville

  • Merge onto I-640 W/I-75 S toward NASHVILLE/CHATTANOOGA.

  • Merge onto I-40 E via the exit on the LEFT toward KNOXVILLE. (1.8 mi)

  • Take EXIT 387 toward TN-62/17TH STREET/WESTERN AVE. (0.4 mi)

  • Stay STRAIGHT to go onto DALE AVE NW. (0.1 mi)

  • Turn RIGHT onto 17TH ST NW. (0.5 mi)

  • Turn LEFT onto CUMBERLAND AVE SW/US-11/US-70/TN-1.( 0.1 mi)


From East Knoxville

  • Merge onto I-40 E.

  • Take EXIT 387 toward TN-62/17TH STREET/WESTERN AVE. (0.4 mi)

  • Stay STRAIGHT to go onto DALE AVE NW (0.1 mi)

  • Turn RIGHT onto 17TH ST NW. (0.5 mi)

  • Turn LEFT onto CUMBERLAND AVE SW/US-11/US-70/TN-1. (0.1 mi)

  • The Baker Center will be on the RIGHT


From North Knoxville

  • Merge onto I-40 W toward NASHVILLE.

  • Take EXIT 387 toward TN-62/17TH STREET/WESTERN AVE. (0.2 mi)

  • Keep RIGHT at the fork to go on AILOR AVE. (0.1 mi)

  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto 17TH ST NW. (0.7 mi)

  • Turn LEFT onto CUMBERLAND AVE SW/US-11/US-70/TN-1. (0.1 mi)

  • The Baker Center will be on the RIGHT


From Chattanooga

  • Merge onto I-24 E via the exit on the LEFT toward ATLANTA/KNOXVILLE.

  • Merge onto I-75 N via EXIT 185B on the LEFT toward KNOXVILLE.(100.4 mi)

  • Take I-40 E toward AIRPORT/LEXINGTON/DOWNTOWN/UNIV OF TENN. (2.0 mi)

  • Take EXIT 387 toward TN-62/17TH STREET/WESTERN AVE. (0.4 mi)

  • Stay STRAIGHT to go onto DALE AVE NW. (0.1 mi)

  • Turn RIGHT onto 17TH ST NW. (0.5 mi)

  • Turn LEFT onto CUMBERLAND AVE SW/US-11/US-70/TN-1. (0.1 mi)

  • The Baker Center will be on the RIGHT


 

 

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Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy

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Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy
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The flagship campus of the University of Tennessee System and partner in the Tennessee Transfer Pathway.