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Memphis Music And History Walk

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Testimonials

"I can not overstate how many times we commented between ourselves that Brandon's style and demeanor as a tour guide are the best we've encountered."

Jon & Glinda H. McKinney, Texas

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Rock 'n Roll, Civil Rights, and Blues: Uncover Memphis's Vibrant Legacy

Public Walking Tour

Step into the vibrant heart of Memphis and embark on a one-of-a-kind adventure with our Memphis Music And History Walk tour.  This immersive journey through the birthplace of rock 'n roll and the heart of the Civil Rights Movement will transport you to a bygone era where the echoes of legendary musicians and civil rights icons still resound. Whether you're a music enthusiast, a history buff, or simply someone eager to explore the soul of a city that changed the world, this tour is designed for you.

Our passionate and knowledgeable guides will lead you on a captivating 1-mile stroll through the city's historic streets, unveiling the captivating tales of Memphis's music history, from the birth of blues on Beale Street to the rock 'n roll revolution at Sun Studio. You'll feel the rhythm of the city with each step, as we share stories of musical legends who called Memphis home.

But that's not all – Memphis's history goes beyond music. Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of the city's past, from its founding to the Civil Rights Movement, where courageous leaders like Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. left an indelible mark. This tour paints a vivid picture of Memphis's pivotal role in shaping the nation's history.

 

So, lace up your walking shoes, bring your curiosity, and get ready to groove, learn, and be inspired. Book your spot now and become a part of Memphis's enduring story!

Highlights

  • Visit the enchanting theater where the world's most celebrated actors and musicians have graced the stage, and immerse yourself in the echoes of their legendary performances.

  • Walk the vibrant Beale Street, once hailed as the "Harlem of the South," and feel the energy of its storied past as the epicenter of blues, jazz, and soul.

  • Uncover the compelling story of the visionary who brought the blues to the world, and explore the very ground where the roots of this musical genre were firmly planted.

  • Visit the site where famous musicians shopped to look their best and gain insight into the fashion choices that helped shape their iconic images.

  • See the historical hangout of the Irish mob, and hear thrilling tales of the city's underworld while experiencing the ambiance of a bygone era.

  • Discover the locations from Baz Luhrmann's Elvis film, where the magic of Hollywood met the musical legacy of Memphis.

  • Learn about a pioneering DJ who changed music history by introducing rock 'n roll to the public, and experience the very spot where the revolution began.

  • With these enchanting highlights awaiting you, our Memphis Music and History Tour promises an unforgettable blend of culture, music, and history that's bound to leave you eager to book your spot and dive into Memphis's incredible past.

Price

$58 Per Person

1 Hour Walking Tour

Use Code 25OFF

For 25% Off This Tour

Departure Time

  • 9:00 AM

Group Size

1 Minimum, 10 Maximum

Optional
Add-ons

  • None

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