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Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum

191 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3715
+1 901-205-2533
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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.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“juke boxes” (108 reviews)
“own pace” (140 reviews)
“audio tour” (123 reviews)
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191 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3715
+1 901-205-2533
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I strongly recommend you pair a visit to the Gibson factory with this attraction. The Gibson parking is south of the factory. Suggestion: reserve your tour tickets one day in advance. The R & S museum is a gem of Memphis museums. What I liked...More

Thank T V
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great history of the music of Memphis and the south. Interesting exhibits and LOTS of music to listen to. We spent almost two hours and would have stayed longer except the museum was closing.

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've got a week on my own in Memphis so I've been walking around finding things to do. Today I stopped into the rock and soul museum, it was a great experience! I'm so glad that I stopped. A lot of history was taught and...More

Thank SMT1974
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice walk from Beale St brings you to this gem of history. The staff here were fabulous, and the self guided tour audio equipment, made this one of the best museums we have ever visited. There is so much history of the music of Memphis...More

Thank Alsowran
Reviewed 1 week ago

I feel this is a must see museum, and there is a lot of history in Memphis when it comes to music.You won`t be disappointed

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

On entering the Rock & Soul Museum the poster said it would take 1-1/1/2 hours to view the exhibits. 3 hours later we were still inside and we could have stayed longer. It is a very comprehensive history of rock & soul music and Memphis'...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very well thought out and well presented museum. Great to take your time and to listen and read all of the exhibits. Some wonderful memorabilia on display. I highly recommend this place.

Thank TravelsDaGlobe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say enough about the superb customer service that our group received from Toni Bell. they opened early to accommodate our group. Upon their entrance our fill in leader failed to pay. Toni allowed them to enter and began their Tour. I made the...More

Thank Wanda G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great Museum filled with a lot of information and Music Music Music . If you came to Memphis for the music don't miss this place. <3

Thank AndriaF559
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum was not very large but had a lot of history packed into the audio guide. After watching a short video they hand out an audio guide on a lanyard and a pair of headphones for you to walk around and listen to the...More

Thank Andrea I
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How long does it take to go thru??
20 September 2015|
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
If you're going to use a total access pass for this, why is the credit card being charged? How will we get the cc charge canceled?
2 May 2015|
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