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This is a location that has several different attractions and activities. This is a must see if you... read more

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The Pink Palace has something for everyone. The structure was surprisingly built in the 1920s as a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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The Pink Palace Museum is one of the largest facilities of its kind in the Southeast. You can walk through a replica of the first self-service grocery store in the country, Clarence Saunders' Piggly Wiggly. Explore the cultural and natural history...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a location that has several different attractions and activities. This is a must see if you visit Memphis.

Thank Catrina B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been to the Pink Palace more times than I can count over many years, but it's always fun. No matter how many times I've seen the exhibits, I always see something new. It's very educational. The IMAX is a cool experience, as is the...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful way to learn about our world and enjoy the fascinating exhibits. Wish the palace was open, but the 3D movie and planetarium were a joy.

Thank Amyjudd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Pink Palace has something for everyone. The structure was surprisingly built in the 1920s as a residence but was given to the city of Memphis a few years later. During your visit you can learn about history, science or technology while walking through this...More

Thank rs49ss47
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

My son and I visited the Pink Palace Museum on a Tuesday when they offer free admission from 1 pm to close. This galleries are certainly educational and informative but look as though they haven’t been updated in quite some time. Unfortunately some of the...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

We belong to the Pink Palace and visit there 5-6 times a year. The IMAX movies are excellent, the planetarium to great, and the museum is constantly changing exhibits. It is very well done for all ages. I used to take my classes there every...More

Thank buddy087
Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is a real museum with lots to see if you like a proper curated set up. Exhibits have high quality real items. Plenty to see despite some re configuring going on hardly noticed. IMAX movie theater and planetarium! Even has moving T-Rex! We only...More

Thank WARREN M
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

The exhibits that they had open were very good. We were there on a free Tuesday so it was a bit hectic. It’s great to see so many people take advantage of the free education!

Thank 547mistym
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Lots of local color here. They had an exhibit of local flavor from many years back. I really enjoyed all the fun facts. There was also and exhibit on canoe's. I was hoping to see the grocery store display but that part was under construction....More

Thank RANDY C
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This is a small IMAX venue in the Pink Palace museum. The theater is nice, but not much knee room. The movie had some great scenes of the reef in West Papua and incredible views of the marine life.

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NewName123
28 January 2018|
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Response from Mary Jo M | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the answer above. It is self-directed, so you may take as long as you like. Don't forget that there are IMAX show and an excellent planetarium, too. You could easily spend the day there!
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akellim
20 June 2017|
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Response from Richard P | Property representative |
You pay for what you want to do. The museum offers discounts if you do more than one thing. Membership is the best deal. $100 gets free admission for your family to the museum, Lichterman Nature Center and the Mallory... More
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William E
25 February 2017|
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Response from Angela H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The person who built the palace was the Piggley Wiggley Founder.
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