We are a dynamic city that is known for its “soul”. You can explore the incredible music legacy of Memphis by visiting Soulsville USA, STAX Records, Sun Studio that has hosted some of the biggest legends in music, or Graceland – famed former home of Elvis Presley. Also, feel the rhythm and energy of one of Memphis’s biggest tourist attractions - Beale Street.
Memphis is home to The National Civil Rights Museum, a living testament to the life of Martin Luther King and the history of the racial equality movement. Memphis is also home to the world-renowned St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
For an outdoor experience, Big River Crossing is the country’s longest active/bicycle/pedestrian bridge. Catch a basketball game with our Memphis Grizzlies at the FedEx Forum or a baseball game with our AAA Memphis Redbirds at AutoZone Park. Our Zoo is the home of 3,500 animals and our very own Pandas.
Relax at Shelby Farms Park with 4,500 acres of urban nature at its finest-one of the largest parks in the US. Wildlife can be observed in their natural environment from the many trails in the park. Shelby Farms Park is home to a bison herd. For activities, they offer cycling, a treetop ropes course, horseback riding, canoeing, kayaking, and sailing.