Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum
Withers Collection Museum
Featuring content culled from a 1.8 million-strong photo archive, this museum and gallery pays tribute to the work of famed...
WC Handy House Museum
On the corner of 4th St, this shotgun shack once belonged to the composer called the 'father of the blues.' He was the first to...
Memphis Music Hall of Fame
It was a long time coming, but Memphis finally has a shrine to its own. This small but excellent new museum, the sister gallery to the...
A downtown arena home to the Memphis Grizzlies, the city's only major professional sports team. Memphis does love its basketball squad,...
Purportedly sells one of America's best burgers – anointed so by both Esquire and Playboy. Spatula-flattened meat is submerged in...
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Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum information
The Smithsonian's museum, next to FedEx Forum, examines how African American and white music mingled in the Mississippi Delta to create the modern rock and soul sound.