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Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum Admission
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“beale st”(651 reviews)
“bb kings”(337 reviews)
Renovation and renewal have come to this historic street known as the "Home of the Blues." Flashy music clubs and restaurants abound.
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
As featured in 3 Days in Memphis
Memphis, TN 38103
+1 901-526-0117
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Reviewed yesterday

Even on thanksgiving weekend this place was busy. Musicians don’t waste time but entertain u with their musical skills. Very safe place as cops barricade the whole street and there presence mskes us feel safer.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Harry1371
Reviewed yesterday

we ate in BB Kings great live music a change of acts through the evening so get your hand stamped and call back in later in the evening as you will hit some or a lot of bars on this street during the evening we...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Derek M F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Go here if you can. Bright lights. Music in every venue. Good BBQ. Safe. Fun! BB King's Blues Club was so good.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank WorkToTravel_12
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We walked around Beale Street on. Thursday afternoon and did some museum tours. The foot traffic was extremely sparse. If not for the tour bus, we would have only seen a few couples and groups of three folks. It was a light drizzle and may...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jamesag2016
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited while in town to see family for Thanksgiving. The street was lively and we enjoyed ourselves walking around and stopping into restaurants. I felt very safe as there was a heavy police presence. We also took a carriage ride and saw more of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ellen055
Reviewed 4 days ago

As a British R&B fanatic it was magic to walk the street my musical heroes had made for me. An experience of a lifetime.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Patian2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There was a day in an age some 50 years ago when Beale street was the place to be, if you could even be there. The musicians and people that dominated this street and neighborhood really brought it to life. Anymore though, it’s just a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank ManzanaBaya
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've been to Beale Street several times, and I've had the same experience: It's a great party atmosphere during peak hours and everyone's having a good time, but it's very sketchy the rest of the evening. The photos and videos show the neon lights, bbq,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank asianguitarguy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every type of bar exists down Beale Street, all playing live music in the evening. B B Kings is the best night out, resident band had everyone dancing. BEALE St also has plenty of places to eat and numerous shops. It's great!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank fran769
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a disappointment, as we encountered lots of high-priced places to hear ear-splitting music, but little that resembled the original Blues music that Beale Street supposedl celebrates. We could not find anyplace that looked appealing, so ended up spending the evening elsewhere.

Date of experience: October 2018
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23 October 2018|
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Response from 337lesc | Reviewed this property |
Really don't think you'll find a tribute to Elvis. Memphis is so much more than the home of Elvis Presley. It's about getting absorbed in the culture, the home of R&B, Beal Street and the clubs there, some of which are owned... More
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30 September 2018|
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Response from thebougiefoodie | Reviewed this property |
Yes its reasonable to find either street parking or lots/garages. He minor league baseball team and NBA play on either side of Beale so there's parking all around.
7 June 2018|
Response from johnny m | Reviewed this property |
Don't have any first hand info About Monday nights. There are several music fest there through the year.