Directions to the Animal Center and the Village

Cali-19084915(2)Young-Williams Animal Center operates two facilities: Young-Williams Animal Center and Young-Williams Animal Village.  Directions to both facilities appear below.

Young-Williams Animal Center (YWAC: the main Center):

3201 Division Street, Knoxville, TN 37919

Directions to Young-Williams Animal Center:

Driving east on Interstate 40:
Take the University Avenue/Middlebrook Pike exit (386-A). At the bottom of the exit ramp, go straight through the stop sign.  Go straight through the traffic light (crossing Middlebrook Pike.) You are on Sutherland Ave. Go straight through the traffic light at Concord St. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving west on Interstate 40:
Take the Alcoa Highway exit (386). Take the Sutherland Avenue exit immediately after exiting the interstate. At the first intersection, turn left on Sutherland Avenue. Cross over Middlebrook Pike, cross over Concord St. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  The Animal Center is on the left near the entrance to John Tarleton Park.  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving east on Kingston Pike:
Take Kingston Pike through the Sequoyah area.  At the intersection of Kingston Pike and Neyland Drive/Concord Street, turn left onto Concord Street.  At the traffic light, turn left on Sutherland Avenue. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  The Animal Center is on the left near the entrance to John Tarleton Park.  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving west on Cumberland Avenue/Kingston Pike:
Take Cumberland Avenue through the UT Campus area (as you pass Volunteer Boulevard, Cumberland Avenue becomes Kingston Pike.).  At the intersection of Kingston Pike and Neyland Drive/Concord Street, turn right onto Concord Street.  At the traffic light, turn left on Sutherland Avenue. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  The Animal Center is on the left near the entrance to John Tarleton Park.  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving south on Interstate 75:
From Interstate 75 south, take Interstate 275 south to Interstate 40 west.  Take the Alcoa Highway exit (386-B). Take the Sutherland Avenue exit immediately after exiting the interstate. At the first intersection, turn left on Sutherland Avenue. Cross over Middlebrook Pike, cross over Concord St. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  The Animal Center is on the left near the entrance to John Tarleton Park.  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving south on Clinton Highway:
Take Interstate 275 south to Interstate 40 west.  Take the Alcoa Highway exit (386-B). Take the Sutherland Avenue exit immediately after exiting the interstate. At the first intersection, turn left on Sutherland Avenue. Cross over Middlebrook Pike, cross over Concord St. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  The Animal Center is on the left near the entrance to John Tarleton Park.  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving from Fountain City:
Go south on Broadway and take Interstate 640 west.  Next take Interstate 275 south to Interstate 40 west.  Take the Alcoa Highway exit (386-B). Take the Sutherland Avenue exit immediately after exiting the interstate. At the first intersection, turn left on Sutherland Avenue. Cross over Middlebrook Pike, cross over Concord St. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  The Animal Center is on the left near the entrance to John Tarleton Park.  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving east on Middlebrook Pike:
At the intersection with Sutherland Avenue, go right.  Go straight through the traffic light at Concord St. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving west on University Avenue:
At the intersection with Sutherland Avenue, go left.  Go straight through the traffic light at Concord St. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving north on Chapman Highway (411):
Drive over the Henley Street Bridge.  Go left at the second light, Cumberland Avenue.  Take Cumberland Avenue through the UT Campus area (as you pass Volunteer Boulevard, Cumberland Avenue becomes Kingston Pike.).  At the intersection of Kingston Pike and Neyland Drive/Concord Street, turn right onto Concord Street.  At the traffic light, turn left on Sutherland Avenue. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  The Animal Center is on the left near the entrance to John Tarleton Park.  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

Driving north on Alcoa Highway (129):
Cross the river and take the Kingston Pike exit.  Go left at the bottom of exit onto Kingston Pike.  At the intersection of Kingston Pike and Neyland Drive/Concord Street, turn right onto Concord Street.  At the traffic light, turn left on Sutherland Avenue. After about 1/4 mile, turn right into John Tarleton Park (just before Division St.).  The Animal Center is on the left near the entrance to John Tarleton Park.  There is a large, green parks and recreation sign at the park’s entrance.  The Animal Center is on the left as you enter John Tarleton Park.

 

Young-Williams Animal Village:

6400 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37919

 

Directions to Young-Williams Animal Village:

Driving from Young-Williams Animal Center on Division Street:

Exit Young-Williams Animal Center and go right onto Sutherland Avenue.  Travel approximately 2 miles, and at the stop sign, turn left onto Westwood Road. At first light, turn right onto Kingston Pike. Travel approximately 1/2 mile through the intersection of Kingston Pike and Northshore Drive. Young-Williams Animal Village is about 3/10th of a mile on the left as you ascend Bearden Hill.

From I-40 Eastbound:

Take Exit 383 toward Northshore Drive/Papermill Road. At the bottom of the ramp, travel straight through the light onto Northshore Drive. At the first light, turn right on Kingston Pike. Young-Williams Animal Village is about 3/10th of a mile on the left as you ascend Bearden Hill.

From I-40 Westbound:

Take Exit 383 toward Northshore Drive/Papermill Road. At the bottom of the ramp, turn left onto Papermill Road. At the second light on Papermill Road, turn left onto Northshore Drive. At the first light, turn right on Kingston Pike. Young-Williams Animal Village is about 3/10th of a mile on the left as you ascend Bearden Hill.