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Elvis Presley's Graceland now offers expertly-guided, luxury motorcoach tours of major music landmarks and museums as the ideal complement to the Graceland tour experience in Memphis, Tennessee.
The luxury coach ride to and from each destination will be a big part of the experience. Graceland tour guides take guests on a fun musical journey, celebrating the music that influenced Elvis Presley, the greatest entertainer of all time.
Trace Elvis Presley's musical roots, including the influences that inspired Elvis and other artists to begin mixing blues, country, gospel and R&B to create an entirely new sound – dubbed rock ‘n' roll – which was brought to life in Memphis over 60 years ago.
TUPELO, MISSISSIPPI – BIRTHPLACE OF ELVIS PRESLEY TOUR
While Elvis Presley became the biggest name in music history and achieved worldwide fame and fortune, his roots in the Northeast Mississippi city of Tupelo were humble. Guests will experience the rural setting of Elvis' upbringing and see where it all began in the two-room house where the King of Rock ‘n' Roll was born on January 8, 1935, the church he attended in his youth and see artifacts from his modest beginnings.
Every Friday: The tour departs The Guest House at Graceland at 8:30 a.m. and returns to The Guest House at Graceland by 3:30 p.m. — approximate length of 7 hours.
Elvis' Birthplace: Designated as an historic landmark by the State of Mississippi, Elvis' birthplace, a house built by his father for $180, draws visitors from all over the world and is part of the 15-acre Elvis Presley Park. In addition to the Birthplace, you'll also tour the Elvis Presley Museum, Elvis' childhood church, the "Walk of Life" trail tracing Elvis' career and personal life and see the "Elvis at 13" statue, the Elvis Story Wall and Fountain of Life, representing the 13 years that Elvis lived in Tupelo before moving to Memphis with his family.
Tupelo Hardware Company: Stop by the hardware store where Elvis' mother Gladys purchased his first guitar and put music in the hands of the boy who grew to become a musical legend.
Driving Tour of Tupelo: Drive past some significant landmarks including The Tupelo Fairgrounds, the Elvis Homecoming Statue and schools that Elvis attended.
Lunch: A box lunch with sandwich, bottled water, potato chips and a cookie is included.
Snack: A snack plus water is included on the return trip.
Adults (ages 11 & up): $99.00 / Children (ages 5-10)*: $79.00
To book by phone, call 800-238-2000 or 901-332-3322.
Please arrive 30 minutes before departure time. Bus departs promptly at time listed. Tickets are non-refundable. * Children under 5 are not permitted. Graceland Excursions tour tickets reservations must be made at least 48 hours in advance and are non-refundable. All bookings must be made 48 hours in advance due to the transportation included. Please contact us if you have a special need regarding this tour.