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Useful if you're interested in driving the Natchez Trace Parkway, there is a great visitor center for that scenic road just outside town.

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$99 Cultural & Theme Tours

Elvis Presley's Childhood Home with Lunch & Transportation from Memphis

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Graceland, Memphis, TennesseeTours are offered through Elvis Presley' Graceland and depart from The Guest House at Graceland.Pass By: Tupelo Hardware Company, Tupelo, MississippiSee the store where Gladys bought Elvis Presley his first guitarStop At: Elvis Presley Center, Tupelo, MississippiThe Center contains Elvis' birthplace home, a small museum and a memorial chapel, all open for tours.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum, Tupelo, MississippiSee the childhood home where Elvis Presley grew up in TupeloDuration: 1 hour

$170 Cultural & Theme Tours

Elvis Presley Childhood Home Tour from Memphis

After being picked up from your downtown Memphis hotel, your professional driver will take you on a full-day journey roughly 100 miles (160 km) southeast of Memphis to the small town of Tupelo Mississippi, which is the birth place of Elvis Presley the King of Rock n Roll.  Elvis was born on January 8, 1935 in his small shotgun house that his father Vernon built for $180 that he borrowed from his employer. This historic museum site of Elvis Presley's includes is a museum, a chapel, and the Assembly of God Pentecostal Church building where the Presley family worshipped. The property stands in its original location and has been restored to its original condition, decorated with period furniture as well as a replica 1939 Plymouth Sedan that the family used to drive.  Within the museum there are also exhibits containing Tupelo artificats, large photomurals, graphics, and audiovisual presentations focusing on Elvis when he was a boy.