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Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum

191 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3715
+1 901-205-2533
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Self-Guided Memphis Music Tour With Transportation
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Chronicling the artists and the music that shaped the legacy of "Memphis Sound," this museum features the Smithsonian's "Rock 'n' Roll: Social Crossroads" exhibition.
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  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cotton fields” (20 reviews)
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191 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3715
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Reviewed today

Good museum charting the development of music from the Blue’s to Rock & Roll to Soul with some good exhibits. Our party had an exclusive tour of the studio.

Thank Tigertribal
Reviewed yesterday

Nice small museum paying respect to a number of rock (mostly) and soul musicians, singers, producers and labels from Memphis. We did this before we went on the backbeat (peace and love coach) music and sun studios tour, made for a really nice day.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed yesterday

Nothing like the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland. If you have 10 minutes to spare and $10 to waste then go visit.

Thank Aegisdobes
Reviewed 2 days ago

Enjoyed looking at and listening to music that I grew up on in the 1950s-80s.There are the original outfits and some instruments that entertainers like Elvis,Rufus Thomas,Issac Hayes and others used.Because I am from New Orleans,I loved the poster advertising a concert in New Orleans...More

Thank deborahcage988
Reviewed 4 days ago

Another really interesting museum of music. There are a lot in this area of the states, which is no surprise based on who lived here. We were there very early so only our coach party of 34 were in the building which was good as...More

Thank pglover4
Reviewed 6 days ago

History! Wonderful exhibits and you go at your own pace, audio guided. learn about rock icons, soul music and how it all came together

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the self-guided tour of the Rock and Soul Museum. You will be taken through the evolution of the music from its humble beginnings to today's elaborate electronically enhanced version of rock. It's well,worth your time when in Memphis.

Thank ARJACT
Reviewed 1 week ago

You'll never learn more about the origins of rock, soul or blues music than during a vsit to the Memphs Rock 'n' Soul Museum. Wonderful displays with so much music available to listen to on your headsets. The music will take you away whlle you...More

Thank Baja001
Reviewed 1 week ago

Admission to this museum was included in a tour package of the city we had booked earlier. The museum had a self guided audio tour and had hours worth of info for you. There were also parts where you could listen to some of the...More

1  Thank Aaron1011
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent historic trip through the rock and soul music scene. I simply ran out of time in this cool museum. I particularly liked the opportunity to play songs that I knew or were a new musical experience. This museum should be a must-stop in Memphis.

Thank Brian C
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kruse2007
21 September 2015|
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Response from John D | Property representative |
Kruse2007... It takes most guests between 1 and 1.5 hours. However, the Smithsonian-developed exhibition includes over 300 minutes of information, and almost 100 songs which lead our guests through the evolution of Memphis... More
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TCnative
2 May 2015|
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Response from John D | Property representative |
TCnative... By total access plan, I assume you are referring to Memphis' "Backstage Pass" the discount combo ticket between the city's 4 most popular music attractions. By buying a "Bacjkstage Pass," and therefore making an... More
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