Movies at the Museum | Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey

Saturday, September 30th, 2023

Join Historic Ramsey House for a special showing of Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993). Admission is FREE! Bring you chairs, blankets, friends and family to enjoy this charming and heartwarming movie outside under the stars!

 Rated G, with a runtime of 1 hour and 24 minutes, this film follows a fun-loving American bulldog pup, a hilarious Himalayan cat, and a wise old golden retriever embark on a long trek through the rugged wilderness of the Sierra Nevada mountains in a quest to reach home and their beloved owners.

Gates open at 7pm and the movie will begin at dark ~8pm. Concessions will be available. No outside food or drink please!

 Dogs are welcome and must be leashed at all times.



Join the Historic House Museums of Knoxville for the premiere of a new collaborative program, Movies at the Museums! Enjoy four different movies at four different historic house museums.

Admission is FREE for each movie, but donations are greatly appreciated to support each museum’s preservation mission. Attendees are encouraged to bring chairs, blankets, or other items to make their time there comfortable. Concessions will be available at each museum. Please see each individual museum's respective event pages for more details on the movies, concessions, and any special activities happening at their site!


September 9th @ 8pm at Mabry-Hazen House:
The Muppets (2011)
Kermit and new friends Gary and Mary search far and wide to reunite the Muppets, who have all
gone their separate ways, in order to save their old theater from being demolished by a greedy
(Rated PG)


September 30th @ 8pm at Historic Ramsey House
Homeward Bound: The Incredible Journey (1993)
Three pets—a wise old dog named Shadow, a young excitable dog named Chance and a snobby feline named Sassy—escape from a California ranch and embark on a dangerous quest
to find their owners. The pets must work together to survive the elements and find their way
(Rated G)


October 7th @ 8pm at Blount Mansion
Thunder Road (1958)
A Korean War veteran returns to Kentucky to run the family moonshine business, while giving
Feds the slip and keeping the racketeers at bay. Robert Mitchum stars and his son James
Mitchum plays his younger brother.
(Rated PG)


October 21 @ 8pm at Marble Springs State Historic Site
The Witch (2015)
A Puritan family in 1630s New England are exiled from their village, and are haunted by unseen forces that live in the wilderness bordering their new home. Later, they fall victim to fear and
paranoia as they accuse their teenage daughter of witchcraft.
(Rated R)