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  • Languages Offered: English
This music tour of Memphis meets on the famous Beale Street. Board your bus, and get ready for a great adventure through the music history of the city.

Your guide—a local musician—plays and sings songs associated with area, and might even ask you to help out with an easy-to-play instrument. Hear interesting facts about the city’s music history as you ride.

Pass by the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, the Lorraine Motel (the location of Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination and the current home of the National Civil Rights Museum), and the early homes of music legends such as Johnny Cash and Elvis Presley.

If you’ve chosen to upgrade to add the guided tour of Sun Studio, you'll see where B.B. King, Roy Orbison, and Jerry Lee Lewis launched their careers.

Once your tour is over, get dropped back off on Beale Street.
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Sun Studio
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel
Beale Street
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Gain a better understanding for the music culture of Memphis on this unique bus tour led by local musicians. Leave the driving to someone else as you enjoy live music—you might even be asked to shake a tambourine—and learn behind the-scenes stories about legends such as Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, and Jerry Lee Lewis. Plus, you can upgrade to include a tour of Sun Studio on the same day.
  • Tour Memphis with a local musician to learn about the city’s musical past
  • Hear behind-the-scenes stories about famous musicians from Memphis
  • Upgrade to add a guided tour of Sun Studio, where Johnny Cash’s career began
  • Choose from multiple tour times to best fit your schedule
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Reviewed 1 week ago
Great music tour on Memphis

We had a fantastic tour of Memphis with our tour guide Eric. Great singer and guitar player - we actually went to the Rum Boogie on Beale Street that night to see him perform! Would definitely recommend this tour - you get to see many...More

1  Thank jdlakeshore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Worth the ride

We had an awesome time riding around the town of Memphis with our musical host. We got to see the sites, learn some musical history, and were thoroughly entertained. A comfortable ride in an air conditioned bus with convenient pick up and drop off location....More

1  Thank KD30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Had a great time!

We were loking for a fun way to see different parts of Memphis. This ceratinly filled the bill! We learned alot about the music history in Memphis from our guide Eric! He also was very entertaining on the guitar! Wonderful voice! We didn't know if...More

Thank mamafile
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A Fun Music Tour, a Bit of a Bumpy Start

Though we planned on the walking tour, a last-minute injury flair up made a bus tour the best option for us; we booked online the night before (good thing, b/c day-of was sold out for all tours) and met at the [well-marked and conveniently-placed] meeting...More

3  Thank courtney w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Entertainment-infused tour

My 13 and 15 YO boys, who had a vague familiarity with Elvis before the tour, were entertained and engaged the whole time. Our guide was Eric Hughes, a talented and entertaining musician who grew up in Memphis (and plays the clubs on Beale street...More

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The heat index was 108 degrees when we took the tour. The bus was air-conditioned and remained very comfortable even through the several stops we made to get off the bus (optional) for photos, where the doors were open for... More
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I had no problem getting confirmation. Perhaps it is NOT an official site that you are contacting????
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