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Historic Memphis Walking Tour

by Backbeat Tours
per adult Price is $25
Duration: 2h Free cancellation available No Booking Fees E-voucher (printout not required) Offered in: English Offered in: English

Highlights

  • Exploration of historic downtown Memphis

  • Civil War sites, including 1862 battle and Forrest's raid

  • See Court Square and historic Cotton Row

  • Experience the famous Peabody Duck March

  • Panoramic rooftop views of the city and Mississippi River

Highlights

  • Exploration of historic downtown Memphis

  • Civil War sites, including 1862 battle and Forrest's raid

  • See Court Square and historic Cotton Row

  • Experience the famous Peabody Duck March

  • Panoramic rooftop views of the city and Mississippi River

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9:30 AM, Tour in English

Duration 2h
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Total price is $25, taxes included

No booking or credit card fees

Historic Memphis Walking Tour

Activity Location

Memphis

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Alfred's on Beale

    197 Beale Street

    Memphis 38103


Description

Memphis is both a gracious old Southern city of riverboats and cotton money, and a rowdy river town of roughnecks, gangsters and gamblers. Your guide will unfold the city’s turbulent history and some of the characters who have made it one of the world’s most unique and colorful places. Along the way you’ll see:

  • The Peabody Duck March
  • Main Street
  • Fourth Bluff Park, overlooking the Mississippi River
  • Civil War sites (the Battle of Memphis and Forrest's Raid)
  • Cotton Row
  • Historic Court Square
  • Panoramic rooftop views of the city

This tour is appropriate for all ages. Join us today to learn about the fascinating story of this culturally and historically rich city.


Inclusions

  • Walking tour

  • Knowledgeable tour guide

  • Peabody Duck March


Know Before You Book

  • Children 6 and younger are complimentary.

  • You must be able to climb and descend stairs and walk on unpaved or uneven terrain.

  • If you have limited mobility, you should not take part.


Historic Memphis Walking Tour ratings based on 12 Verified Reviews

4.5 out of 5

5/5 Mar 31, 2019

Great tour of Memphis - our guide was knowledgeable and full of information and entertaining stories. Recommend this highly.

Sue S

Indiana, United States