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City of Memphis Tour
"Explore Memphis with us!   We will pick you up from your hotel and drop you back off after the tour is over.   You will see the following places during your 2.5 hour excursion on our shuttle bus.  We will do a drive by of Downtown Memphis and the ""Might Stroll down Beale Street hear some Blues see Cotton Row Victorian Village these are homes built in the early 1800's check out the TWO KINGS BB King and Elvis Presley at the I-40 Welcome Center Lorraine Hotel (the site of Dr. King assassination)
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City of Memphis Tour
"Explore Memphis with us!   We will pick you up from your hotel and drop you back off after the tour is over.   You will see the following places during your 2.5 hour excursion on our shuttle bus.  We will do a drive by of Downtown Memphis and the ""Might Stroll down Beale Street hear some Blues see Cotton Row Victorian Village these are homes built in the early 1800's check out the TWO KINGS BB King and Elvis Presley at the I-40 Welcome Center Lorraine Hotel (the site of Dr. King assassination)
From $24.00
 
City of Memphis Tour
"Explore Memphis with us!   We will pick you up from your hotel and drop you back off after the tour is over.   You will see the following places during your 2.5 hour excursion on our shuttle bus.  We will do a drive by of Downtown Memphis and the ""Might Stroll down Beale Street hear some Blues see Cotton Row Victorian Village these are homes built in the early 1800's check out the TWO KINGS BB King and Elvis Presley at the I-40 Welcome Center Lorraine Hotel (the site of Dr. King assassination)
From $24.00

Beale Street Tips (24)

WC Handy House Museum

William Christopher (W.C. Handy) is considered to be the "Father of the Blues" and is one of America's most influential songwriters ever. The humble, two-bedroom shotgun house in which he, his wife,...
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TravellerMel
Aug 15, 2014

Get a Big Ass Beer on Beale Street for $5

On Beale Street you can walk around with open containers and drink out on the streets within the marked off, traffic less street section of Beale Street.you can buy a BIG ASS BEALE BEER ((( usually...
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butterflykizzez04
Feb 05, 2014

Enjoy Beale Street

Love Love Love me some BEALE STREET in Memphis, TN...whether is daytime or night, springtime or winter,... Anytime on Beale Street is the BEST time on Beale Street..Tony and I went to celebrate my...
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butterflykizzez04
Feb 05, 2014

beale street

beale street is one of memphis' most famous tourist destinations. beale street is lined with bars most of which feature blues music. this entertainment district is also known for it's bar-b-que...
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doug48
Jun 27, 2012

Beale Street

Beale Street is the heart of Downtown Memphis, and the birthplace of the Blues. Now home to live music venues, wonderful Southern restaurants, bars, souvenier shops, and festivals - there is a lot to...
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TravellerMel
Jan 23, 2012

W. C. Handy Statue

W.C. Handy, known as the Father of the Blues, is memoralized by a bronze statue in the W.C. Handy Performing Arts Park, located in the heart of the Memphis Beale Street Historic District and just...
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TravellerMel
Jan 23, 2012

Historic Center for Memphis Music

Beale Street has been a center for Memphis music since before 1900, and remains the greatest concentration of blues clubs and bars in the city. Wikipedia has a good article that chronicles the many...
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atufft
Jul 26, 2011

Historic Beale Street

While, downtowns have changed since Beale Streets 'heyday', there is still a long stretch of the street that has the vibrancy of music scene from the 50's and 60's. There are 'clubs' or as I think of...
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Toughluck
Oct 27, 2010

get yer murder & mayhem out

Beale Street is one of America's most historical arteries, ranked perhaps only behind Broadway and Bourbon in fame. This is due in large part because of its importance in the inception and propagation...
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richiecdisc
May 06, 2009

Visit Beale Street

We used some of our time in the afternoon to see Beale Street. We found parking on the street but the area was not good. We were pestered by street people. There is a large statue to Elvis on Beale...
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807Wheaton
Feb 16, 2009

Beale Street

This is my favorite and the reason why I will always return to Memphis. The "University of the Blues" is a two or 3 block long district of Blues clubs where many of the greats (B.B. King, etc) got to...
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Jim_Eliason
Feb 14, 2009

Don't Bail on Beale

Beale St is a must-do to capture the heart and soul of Memphis. This is music central. I will remember the colorful streets, smells of barbeque, sounds of bluesy and soulful sound and the southern...
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marinarena
Apr 21, 2008
 
 
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Things to Do Near Beale Street

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Orpheum Theatre

The Orpheum Theatre, located on South Main St. at the corner of Beale in Memphis, Tennessee, was built in 1928 and is one of the few remaining "movie palaces" of the 1920s. The theatre presents a...
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Peabody Place

This indoor miniature golf course can be found on the second level inside Peabody Place in downtown Memphis. I just went for the first time the other day with some friends. It's all lit up by...
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Rock N Soul Museum

Whether you are talking about blues, rock or soul music, they all have their roots in Memphis one way or another. For this reason, there are numerous museums dedicated to music in Memphis - so many in...
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Peabody Hotel

The Peabody Hotel is a historic luxury hotel in Downtown Memphis. It was built in 1925, and for 40 years, it remained the place to be for wealthy locals and visitors. It went brankrupt in 1965 and was...
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Mud Island

Mud Island is located in the Mississippi River, in Downtown Memphis. Mud Island River Park was created in 1982, and you can easily get there on foot via the pedestrian bridge that connects Mud Island...
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Riverboats

There is a very steep hill to get to these. It really is not handicap accessible although some people who are handicap make it down there. In the fall on Sat is the only time when they have a dinner...
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Getting to Beale Street

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Beale Street, Memphis, TN, 389103

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