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When student groups go ‘walking in Memphis,’ they’ll have the time of their lives.  There’s so much to do in this soulful city on your Memphis class trip!

Stax Museum of American Soul Music

The Stax Museum tells the story of soul from its humble beginnings to the present.  It’s packed with interactive exhibits, videos, vintage musical instruments, costumes and more that detail a rich musical history.

Sun Studio

Known as the birthplace of rock and roll, Sun Studio was home to recording legends like Elvis Presley and BB King.  Students can walk the halls where these icons and many more walked while soaking in the history of rock and roll.  They can even take a turn in the recording studio for an extra fee.

Graceland

Tour the place Elvis called home.  Stroll the magnificent grounds and gardens, check out his luxurious airplanes or tour the entertainment complex.  Graceland is an unforgettable experience for Elvis fans everywhere.

Pink Palace

The Pink Palace Family of Museums is a unique collection of educational, historic and technological attractions.  These include the Pink Palace Museum, the CTI 3D Giant Theater, the AutoZone Dome at the Sharpe Planetarium, Lichterman Nature Center and the historic Mallory-Neely and Magevney Houses.

Incredible Pizza

America’s Incredible Pizza Company is a wholesome environment tailor-made for student groups, sports teams, dance and drama clubs, scout groups and more.  Group events with ten or more people qualify for discounts (if booked at least 24 hours in advance).  Dedicated space is available along with the buffet and a large selection of games and attractions.  The facility is alcohol-free, making it perfect for kiddos.

Itinerary

Our itineraries are just a starting point for your adventure.  We work directly with you to create a student trip that’s perfect for your group.  If you want a unique performance or learning experience, we make it happen. Do you need to change days or add an attraction? Consider it done! If you just need a trip planner that gives you great options, we have you covered. Our promise is always travel beyond expectations!

 

Day 1:     

Arrive in Memphis and meet your “full-scope” tour director, a seasoned pro who will handle the details of your trip.  Kick off your visit at the Rock n Soul Museum with a self-guided tour.  Then spend some free time on Beale Street, “America’s most iconic street!”  Enjoy a taste of Memphis with an included dinner before a last stop at the Memphis Music Hall of Fame.

 

Day 2:     

Get the day started with a hearty hotel breakfast (included) and depart for the Memphis Zoo.  Here you’ll find more than 4,500 animals and great education programs for students.  Then make your way to Mud Island River Park for fun in the sun.

Next is a stop at the National Civil Rights Museum and the historic Lorraine Motel where students will learn the history behind a movement that continues today. Dinner is included before ending the day at the Pink Palace Museum and Planetarium, the Mid-South’s major science and historical museum.

 

Day 3:     

Begin with breakfast (included) and prepare for an epic day of music and legends!  The Birthplace of Rock and Roll, Sun Studio, invites you to walk in the footsteps of the greats.  Then visit Graceland, Elvis Presley’s beloved home.  Round out your musical adventure at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music before leaving for home.

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I have been traveling with Kaleidoscope for 19 years and still continue to be impressed by their expertise and willingness to go the extra mile to make my trip a success!

Christy Hauert

Our trip was a great success! Everything was well throughout and organized. I am very pleased with the level of care that went in to our trip becoming a success. Thank you!

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