Memphis is an excellent vacation destination for any music lover and anyone looking to check out one of the South's coolest cities. With a population of over 600,000, Memphis is one of Tennessee’s largest cities. The city sits along the Mississippi River and was often considered the birthplace of rock 'n' roll and many variations of blues and soul music.
Head to Graceland to see how the king himself lived. Elvis Presley’s former home is one of the most popular destinations in the state. Music lovers will also love a trip to the Stax Museum of American Soul Music or the Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum. If you’re a history lover or just a fan of civil rights, check out the National Civil Rights Museum at the Lorraine Motel. The museum, formerly the hotel at which Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr was killed, is now home to over 260 artifacts detailing the Civil Rights movement. The Slave Haven Underground Railroad Museum takes you even deeper into the city’s history as you get a glimpse at the journey of slaves seeking freedom in the antebellum south.
Beale Street Entertainment District, in downtown Memphis, is the go-to spot for the city’s best music and bars. Crosstown and South Main are both artsy districts with young residents. Midtown is the hipster center of the city with trendy bars and cafes. Locals in Memphis will surely show you the famous southern hospitality.
The best time to visit the city is in the spring or fall to avoid the sweltering heat of the summer or the cold of the winter.
With an impressive range of attractions in all corners of Memphis Tennessee, the city has something for everyone. Plus, the huge selection of rentals in Memphis will ensure you have a great stay.
Get back to the roots of the music in the area at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, or delve into the history of the town at the Museum of Memphis and the National Civil Rights Museum. Downtown Memphis is the heart of all the action, with the pubs and bars on Beale Street blaring out live music and the beats of rock and roll and Elvis Presley soundtracks. Taking a tour of Sun Studio is also a great way to learn about the rich musical past. For a family-friendly activity, the Memphis Zoo is a must-see and makes a fun-packed day trip from your vacation rental.
To get out and about in the outdoors, the Mississippi River offers a range of things to do among the picturesque scenery. For example, Mud Island has lovely walks, a museum, amphitheater, and monorail ride along the river.
There are number of Memphis cabin rentals to rent around Memphis, with rentals including apartments in the center of town, cabins on the outskirts, luxury home rentals, and much more.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Memphis. The hottest month in Memphis is June, when temperatures peak at 97 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 7 ˚F. The wettest month in Memphis is February with 13.43 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 2.06 inches of rain.
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Those looking to get some work done during their trip to Memphis can pick from 299 places to stay that provide WiFi. 41 places to stay include a breakfast. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 54 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Memphis, you'll want to pick from 284 places to stay that provide parking. We have 32 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
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