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Memphis Heritage Tour

A Journey of Rich Heritage

  • 3 hours
  • From 38 US dollars
  • Hernando Street

Service Description

Discover the soulful heart of Memphis with our Heritage Tour, a exploration of the city's profound history and cultural landmarks. Immerse yourself in the stories of resilience, creativity, and activism that have shaped this iconic city. Tour Highlights: - 30 historical sites - 3-hr Sightseeing Tour - Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum: Step back in time at the Burkle Estate, a secret stop on the Underground Railroad, and uncover the heroic tales of those who sought freedom. - Beale Street Historic District: Experience the rhythmic pulse of Beale Street, where the blues come to life, and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture that has made this district famous. - W. C. Handy Memphis Museum: Pay tribute to the "Father of the Blues" at the W. C. Handy Memphis Museum, where the melodies of Handy's music echo through the exhibits. - W.C. Handy Park & Statue: Commemorate W. C. Handy's legacy at Handy Park, where his statue stands tall, celebrating his contributions to American music. - Ida B. Wells Statue & Plaza: Honor the indomitable spirit of Ida B. Wells, a fearless journalist, and civil rights activist, whose statue stands proudly in her namesake plaza. - I AM A MAN PLAZA:Reflect on the Civil Rights Movement's historic moments at the I AM A MAN Plaza, a symbol of courage and perseverance. - Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Reflection Park: Pay your respects to the civil rights icon at the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Reflection Park, a serene space for contemplation. - STAX Museum of American Soul Music (Drive-by): Cruise past the STAX Museum, where the rhythms of soul music echo through the heart of Memphis. - Historic Churches & Businesses: Explore historic churches and businesses that have played pivotal roles in Memphis's cultural and social landscape. - Historical Monuments & Markers: Encounter historical monuments and markers that tell the captivating stories of Memphis's past. - National Civil Rights Museum (Drive-by): Witness the inspiring facade of the National Civil Rights Museum, an essential institution in the fight for civil rights. Our Memphis Heritage Tour is more than a journey; it's a tribute to the city's enduring spirit and its contributions to American culture and history. Join us on this unforgettable expedition through the soul of Memphis. ADULTS: $50 per person STUDENTS: $38 per student

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Contact Details

  • Heritage Tours, Hernando Street, Memphis, TN, USA

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