Memphis has a wealth of attractions that rivals bigger cities within the United States. While these attractions are fun, many double as deeply emotional and/or educational experiences.
Experiencing this museum is an absolute must, especially if you’re traveling with children. Budget adequate time.
1. Expand Your Mind at the National Civil Rights Museum
Expect to see unique artifacts like Isaac Hayes’ gold-plated Cadillac El Dorado and the Soul Train dance floor when you visit the museum.
Expect an experience that’s both kitschy and touristic. You’ll be surrounded by crowds and end up in a huge gift shop.
While Memphis may be world-famous for its barbecue but Memphis’ fried chicken rivals fried chicken in New Orleans and beyond. The key is to order well.