Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum

Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum

191 Beale St Memphis, TN 38103
1-800-987-9852  
Detail Most guests spend approximately 2 hours at the museum.
Detail Appropriate for All Ages
Detail Handicap Accessible
Detail Both Cameras and Video Cameras are Permitted
Detail Gift Shop On-site
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Description

Those who are fascinated with everything about Memphis and its origins in music are sure to have a fun time learning about the industry at the Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum. Guests will find the museum on the famous Beale street, where they can step inside for a unique look into the history of music's impact on Memphis. Uncover the roots of blues and rock and roll through various galleries and exhibits which will entangle your mind and give you new insight into the genres.

Galleries
Rural Culture Gallery: Explore the history of the Mississippi Delta and its rural communities at this unique gallery. Guests can learn all about the culture, music, and more of this class of people who had an impact on modern Memphis culture.

Rural Music Gallery: Explore various genres that made their roots within the Mississippi Delta. From gospel and blues to country and everything in between, music was the cornerstone of rural culture. You'll be able to take a look at various hymns, ballads, and more that shaped Southern culture. 

Coming to Memphis: River City is a place where many musicians went to work and to be inspired. No matter what you were there for, this intriguing city was a hub for musicians of all races, ages, and cultures.

Sun Records & Youth Culture: Sun Records is not only one of the most renown recording agencies in the South, but it was a place where young, broke, and hopeful musicians got their start. From Elvis Presley to Roy Orbison, musicians made their careers here, inspiring an entire culture surrounding the agency.

Soul Music: Soul Music is a cultural phenomenon that took the talents of black artists and turned the music world upside down on its head. A way to express black pride and to spark even political change, these songs became an anthem for an entire group of people and inspired various genres of modern music today.

Social Changes: The Social Changes gallery explores a turbulent and inspiring time of Memphis' past, including the revolutionary works of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Explore how local culture changed in this city while various social changes took the world by storm. 

With a variety of unique galleries, a gift shop, and plenty to see and do, a trip to the Rock 'n' Soul Museum is a must-have addition to your next Memphis, TN vacation.

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Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum
Available Now until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
With this option, guests can see all of the in-depth research that the Smithsonian has put into the musical history of Memphis and learn all of the most notable names in this great city's musical past.
Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum & Memphis Music Hall of Fame
Available Now until 12/31/2018 View Detailed Schedule
When taking this option, guests are able to visit the Rock and Soul Museum, as well as the Memphis Music Hall of Fame, making a great experience even better when visiting the wonderful city of Memphis.

Vacations Made Easy believes that your tour experience should be convenient, therefore we offer hotel pick-up options that pick you up as close to your hotel as possible. Depending on the tour and amount of attendants, you may have to walk a short distance to the pick-up point.
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