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.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Memphis. The warmest months in Memphis are June and May, when temperatures reach 99 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 13 ˚F. The wettest month in Memphis is August with 9.29 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 1.4 inches of rain.
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