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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Memphis

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Historical Places in Memphis

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    Sun Studio , Memphis
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    Elvis Presley recorded his first song at Sun Studio, arguably the birthplace of rock and roll. Country music, blues, R&B, and rockabilly arti
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    4.8
    A privately owned complex of historical buildings, National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel traces the history of the civil rights movem
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    Beale Street , Memphis
    3.3
    Beale Street was created in 1841 by entrepreneur and developer Robertson Topp (1807–1876), who named it for a forgotten military hero. The or
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    The Peabody Ducks , Memphis
    3.8
    At The Peabody Ducks, witness one-of-a-kind ceremony in which marching ducks trot down the red carpet and up a small stairway into a marble f
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    Elmwood Cemetery , Memphis
    4.7
    Historic Elmwood Cemetery is the oldest active cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee. It was established in 1852 as one of the first rural cemeterie
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    From budget to luxury, Memphis offers accommodations suitable for every traveler. If you're planning just a short visit, consider staying at an inexpensive inn near the airport. For easy access to the city's shopping, dining, and nightlife, book a room at a downtown hotel, offering complimentary parking, free Wi-Fi, and a convenient shuttle service to and from the airport. If you come to Memphis in order to splurge, stay at one of the city's luxury hotels overlooking the Mississippi River, featuring stylish rooftop gardens.
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