STUDENT TRAVEL IN MEMPHIS

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Memphis

“ MEMPHIS IS BEST KNOWN AS BEING THE HOME TO THE LATE AND GREAT ELVIS PRESLEY. “

As for the economy, this city developed as the largest spot cotton and hardwood lumber market in the world.

Memphis Rock and Soul Museum

Running alongside the Mississippi River, you can explore this city’s long history in combination with its modern-day achievements. The luxurious Graceland Mansion is a must-see. Beyond the different Elvis sites, you can spend time visiting the Hunt-Phelan mansion, the charm of pre-Civil War society, picnic and enjoy outdoor plays at Overton Park, go to the Memphis Zoo, or visit the Brooks Museum of Art. Shopping is another popular pastime, as is good entertainment. For downhome blues, Beale Street is the place to go, but if you prefer opera or Broadway musicals, you want to visit the Orpheum Theatre. Because a significant number of top attractions are located in the downtown area, this would be the perfect place to stay. Whether going to Memphis in the spring, summer, fall, or winter, you will never get bored with the abundance of art galleries, antique shops, performances, and museums.

For the ultimate stay in Memphis, please allow us to assist in planning your trip. Whether looking for affordable accommodations or 5-star resorts, we can help. Included in our tour guide service, we offer suggestions for dining options and provide you with estimates for transportation costs, as well as attraction pricing.

As you prepare to visit Memphis, you might want to look into some of the following attractions to further enhance your stay.

CITY HIGHLIGHTS

ATTRACTIONS

Sun Studio
The Gibson Beale Street Showcase
Elvis Presley’s Graceland
The Pink Palace Museum and IMAX Theater
Mud Island River Park

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
Memphis Rock and Soul Museum
Metal Museum
Memphis Zoo
Golf and games Family Park

Laser Quest
Ride the Ducks
Memphis Riverboats
Big Foot Lodge

University of Memphis

Rhodes College

PERFORMING ARTS

Memphis Symphony Orchestra
Orpheum Theatre
The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts

SPORTS

Grizzlies Basketball

RESTAURANTS

Gus’s World Famous Fried Chicken
BB King’s Blues Club
Brother Juniper’s
Marlowes Ribs and Restaurant
Alfred’s on Beale
Charles Vergos Rendezvous

SHOPPING

Oak Court Mall
Laurelwood Shopping Cenetr

TRANSPORTATION

Trolley
Monorail
Memphis International Airport
Amtrak

TESTIMONIALS

“ This has been the absolute best experience I have ever had on a trip with a tour company. From the beginning, everything was well organized. There was a lot of cooperation, flexibility, good details and excellent staff relations in the entire process. ”

Christopher Kastner, Band Director
North Arlington High School
North Arlington, NJ