3 Day Memphis Highlights
Day 1 You'll See:
- Graceland & Museum Tour
- Stax Museum
- National Civil Rights Museum
- Beale Street
Day 2 You'll See:
- Memphis Zoo
- Sun Studio
- Rock-N-Soul Museum
- Memphis Riverboat Dinner Cruise
Day 3 You'll See:
- Elmwood Cemetery
- Metal Museum
- Slave Haven
- Peabody Ducks
- Playhouse on the Square Theater
Stax Records was a cultural phenomenon, that produced hits throughout the sixties and early seventies. Stax changed the culture of music forever – locally, nationally, and internationally.
National Civil Rights Museum
The National Civil Rights Museum is the site of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, TN where Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated. The Museum assists the public in understanding the lessons of the Civil Rights Movement and its impact and influence on human rights movements worldwide, through its collections, exhibitions, and research.
Enjoy Free Time & Dinner on Beale Street!
This museum was created by the Smithsonian Institute and tells the story of musical pioneers who overcame racial and socio-economic barriers to create the music that changed the world.
Memphis Riverboat Dinner Cruise
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Mississippi on a Memphis Riverboats dinner cruise.
Tour some of the most historic ground in this part of the world. The dramatic Entry Bridge, the Carpenter-Gothic Office Cottage– the 80-acre cemetery – are all on the National Register of Historic Places.
The only museum in America devoted exclusively to the promotion and preservation of fine metalwork. When you visit you can watch not only see all of the beautiful exhibits, you can watch the artist create.
Slave Haven/Burkle Estate Tour
Take a trip back into American History as you visit this historic house which was rumored to have served as a part of the Underground Railroad.
Tour the breathtaking lobby of the Peabody hotel and watch their ducks ride down the elevator from the roof and walk the red carpet to the main fountain in the lobby for a swim.