Graceland Blog - October 2016

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Graceland Parking

3717 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

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

The Guest House at Graceland

3600 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

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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

Where Elvis Presley Stayed

We're about one week away from the Grand Opening Celebration for the brand new hotel, The Guest House at Graceland . The 450-room resort hotel, located steps away from Graceland, features two restaurants, meeting space, a theater and more - and the hotel is uniquely Elvis, and elegantly rock 'n' roll. The Guest House at Graceland is the perfect place to stay if you want to explore everything that Graceland and Memphis has to offer. Elvis, of course, did quite a bit of... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, October 21, 2016
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Elvis Presley and the Louisiana Hayride

If you love Elvis Presley today, you can give thanks, in part, to the Louisiana Hayride. The Hayride, a regional radio (and later television) show, helped launch Elvis' early career. In fact, "The Cradle of the Stars," as it was known, was the springboard to fame for many country artists such as Hank Williams, Jim Reeves, Slim Whitman, Faron Young, Johnny Cash, Kitty Wells and George Jones, to name a few. The Louisiana Hayride began as a radio program on April 3, 1948,... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, October 14, 2016
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Elvis Presley in Every Language

Music - especially the music of Elvis Presley - is the universal language. No matter where you go in the world, everyone knows the word "Elvis." They also know his movies and music, even if English isn't their first language. And as Elvis fans, we all know the iconic images of the King of Rock 'n' Roll, including the posters for his movies like "Jailhouse Rock" and "Blue Hawaii." Those movies had to be marketed to international fans, too -... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, October 7, 2016
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