Mississippi River Museum
Mud Island River Park
A monorail ($4, or free with museum admission) and elevated walkway cross the Wolf River Lagoon to Mud Island River Park . Jog, rent...
Sightseeing and dinner cruises on the Mississippi.
Center for Southern Folklore
A well-tended community space with a cafe, craft gallery and frequent (free!) local music performances and film screenings.
Cannon Center for Performing Arts
This 2100-seat centre hosts the Memphis Symphony Orchestra and ballet, opera and jazz concerts.
The lunch buffet here is popular with downtown office workers, though lord knows how they get any work done afterwards. Pile on the...
Mississippi River Museum information
Lonely Planet review
The Mississippi River Museum has a cool full-size replica of a packet boat and other historical displays.