Graceland Blog - April 2016

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3717 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

Only 10 minutes from downtown and 3 minutes from the Memphis Airport.

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3600 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

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DAILY:  9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Free walk-ups to the Meditation Garden are daily from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. 



Graceland Blog


Welcome to the official blog of Elvis Presley’s Graceland! You can take Elvis-inspired quizzes, get first-looks on events here at Graceland and how-to guides on everything you need to know about Elvis and his home. Like Elvis, we come with a little southern charm

The King's Horses

The King of Rock ‘n’ Roll was a cowboy at heart. And if home is where the heart is, his heart was at Graceland – especially at Graceland’s barn. Elvis and his family owned several horses during their years here at Graceland, and there are still horses that live in the stables behind the king’s castle. When Elvis wasn’t working, he loved to spend time riding horses all over the Graceland grounds. In celebration of the 144 th  Kentucky Derby... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, April 29, 2016
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Stop, Look and Listen: Elvis Presley's Stereos

Every April, the world celebrates Record Store Day , which focuses on vinyl records and the physical shops that sell them. This month's Gates of Graceland episode shows off a few of Elvis Presley's favorite 45s. But what's a record without a record player? Elvis loved music, and he made sure you could hear it all over Graceland. He could play selections from his extensive record collection anywhere, whether he was in his bedroom, downstairs in his colorful TV Room,... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, April 22, 2016
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Money, Honey: Elvis Presley and Taxes

Just pity all those millionaires, they never can relax Because they're always worryin' about their income tax Why waste time on high financin'? I'd rather spend it on good romancin' What if my pockets are empty as can be? Who needs money? Not me. - "Who Needs Money?" Elvis Presley In so many ways, Elvis Presley was like everyone else. He loved his family, he enjoyed his career, he had fun with his friends, he loved music and he... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Thursday, April 14, 2016
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Paradise, Memphis Style

Maybe it's our mouth-watering barbecue. It could be our blues music, always in the air on Beale Street. Maybe it's the mighty Mississippi, maybe it's our museums... and, oh yeah, maybe it's because this is where the King of Rock 'n' Roll called home. Vacation season is just around the corner and for many travelers, Memphis is their ultimate destination. The Bluff City has gotten a lot of love from travel writers and vacationers lately, and... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, April 8, 2016
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