Graceland Blog - November 2016

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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

Elvis Presley's 'Blue Hawaii'

This time of year, Elvis fans in the Northern Hemisphere appreciate anything that takes their mind off of cold air, snow and ice. Enter one of Elvis' fan-favorite movies: "Blue Hawaii." The musical comedy was released 55 years ago this week, on November 22, 1961. This movie's sun, sand and surf are the perfect cure for the winter blues. "Blue Hawaii" sees the King of Rock 'n' Roll as Chad, who has recently gotten out of the Army and is looking... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Wednesday, November 23, 2016
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Elvis Presley in 'Love Me Tender'

In 1956, Elvis became both a rock star and a movie star. That year, Elvis was everywhere - on radio, TV, and, with his first movie, "Love Me Tender," he was also on the big screen. "Love Me Tender" premiered on November 15, 1956 - 60 years ago this week. And really, getting Elvis to the big screen was a fairly quick process. Elvis' screen test for Hal Wallis at Paramount Studios in Hollywood took place in late March 1956. Elvis performed two scenes from... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Friday, November 18, 2016
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Cast Your Vote in Our Elvis for President Quiz

It’s Election Day in the United States! In celebration of the democratic process, we launched the Elvis for President campaign last year. We’ve given away Elvis for President kits and encouraged fans to get to know why Elvis would’ve made a great presidential candidate. Let’s see how much you’ve learned – here’s our Elvis for President quiz!   Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Tuesday, November 8, 2016
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Elvis and The Guest House at Graceland

There’s everyone else, and then there’s Elvis. Elvis always stood out from the crowd – not just for his voice and stage presence, but for his personal style. He was always ahead of the fashion trends for both every day and stage wear, and once he purchased his home, Graceland, he decorated it in the most unique ways that changed with his one-of-a-kind taste. Few homes can pull off so many mirrors, a jungle-themed room or a room covered in fabric, but Graceland does, and... Read More
Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at Thursday, November 3, 2016
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