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Memphis Travel Guide

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Welcome to Memphis!

Known as the Home of the Blues and the Birthplace of Rock n' Roll, Memphis is a popular destination for those wishing to listen to fantastic live music and explore historic musical attractions. Visitors and locals alike appreciate the Beale Street Entertainment District, which features happening blues clubs, trendy restaurants and other attractions. The most popular Memphis attraction is The Graceland Mansion of Elvis Presley, where tours of the 14-acre (6 ha) site are offered. Visitors to the mansion can view a pink Cadillac, the trophy building and many other artifacts that commemorate The King of Rock. Visitors also enjoy touring Sun Studio, where legendary performers like Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins laid down their musical tracks. Every May visitors flock to Memphis to attend the Beale Street Music Festival, a three-day event that features performances by renowned blues, gospel, alternative rock and soul performers on four stages.

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