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Stax Museum of American Soul Music: Tours & Tickets

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The Stax Museum of American Soul Music, is a 17,000 square-foot museum offering interactive exhibits, videos, vintage musical instruments used to create the Stax sound, stage costumes, photographs, records, and approximately 3,000 other items of...more
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926 E McLemore Ave, Memphis, TN 38106-3338
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MY experience was tainted by coming in behind 2 school buses for the opening time slot. I had to wait to see the video last at the end of my tour, that one normally sees first before visiting the galleries. The highlight was seeing the revolving blue Cadillac leased by the
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Love music history? Then get thee there without hesitation. Give yourself at least an hour, preferably two or three. DOn't do more than one of the music museums each day if you can afford the time. Each one is great and worth going and overflowing with interesting
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Although this isn't the original, it has been extremely well thought out & we had a thoroughly enjoyable morning learning about the origins of Soul Music. A must see on your visit.
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Starts with a short film about the history of Stax, then proceeds to a self guided tour with lots of cool artifacts from the studio. Go at your own pace and take in as much or as little as you like. Very reasonably priced, including the gift shop, Isaac Hayes' totally audacious
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My first concert was Wattstax 72, I was 10 years and it brought back memories , the music, from watching my parents partying when I was a little girl and Isaac Hayes cadillac was something to see
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