Tennessee National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center

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The refuge has so much to see, including the new Visitor Center that opened in 2014.  Entry to the Visitor Center is free!


Headquarters/Visitor Center

The Headquarters/Visitor Center is open 8 am - 4 pm Monday through Saturday. We are closed on all Federal holidays.


1371 Wildlife Drive
Springville, TN 38256
(731) 642-2091
Fax: (731) 644-3351
Email: FW4 RW Tennessee@fws.gov

Directions: From highway 79 North of Paris, take Oak Grove Road South and follow directional signs 7 miles to visitor center.

GPS Coordinates: -88.1267 36.3313 


John T. Taylor Environmental Education Wing

The refuge can be seen as one big outdoor classroom. At the new Visitor Center, the environmental education classroom and auditorium are perfect for programs or field trip opportunities for your group or classroom. Please contact the refuge office at least 2 weeks prior to visiting to schedule your group program. For more information please see our Educators Page.