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Yellow Fever Rock & Roll Ghost Tour

Ongoing

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See what used to be, Memphis style, with Mike McCarthy. Call to schedule a personal tour. 901-486-6325

Elmwood Driving History Tour

Ongoing
Elmwood Cemetery 824 S. Dudley, Memphis Midtown

Buy Tickets$5-$10


Purchase a paper map, audio CD, or download to phone then visit over 60 stops throughout Elmwood in the comfort of your car. 774-3212

Hotel History Tours with the Peabody Duckmaster

Ongoing, 11:30 a.m.
The Peabody Hotel 149 Union, Memphis Downtown


Hear stories from The Peabody's nearly 150-year history and learn behind-the-scenes details about the charmed life of the world-famous Peabody Ducks. (901) 529-4000

The Lewis Ranch Tours

Ongoing

Buy Tickets$30


Jerry Lee Lewis' private getaway gives fans a look at the life of a rock 'n' roll legend. Tours available Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 662-393-8770

Sprock and Roll Party Bike Tours

Ongoing
Various locations See website for more information, Memphis East Memphis

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Drink and bike during dinner, lunch, and art tours in Midtown and Downtown Memphis. See website for tour schedules.

Bicentennial History Hikes

Tuesdays, 2 p.m.
Lichterman Nature Center 5992 Quince, Memphis East Memphis

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Meet at the guest services desk in the Visitor Center. 767-7322

Tours at Two

Tuesdays, Sundays, 2-3 p.m.


Join a Dixon docent or member of the curatorial staff on a tour of the current exhibitions. 901-761-5250

City Tasting Tours

Wednesdays-Saturdays, 1:30 p.m.

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Savor tastings at five eateries, interact with chefs and managers, and sample local flavors while strolling down Main Street and enjoying new art installations and historic landmarks.

Bite-Sized Tours

Thursdays, 11:45 a.m.


Order lunch from Park & Cherry, and then Dixon staff members and docents will lead a quick tour of their favorite works of art or plants in the garden. Your lunch will be waiting for you after tour. 761-5250

Tour de Midtown

Thursdays, 6 p.m.
Overton Square 2101 Madison, Memphis Midtown


Join Breakaway Running for a group run starting from 2109 Madison. Free beer after the run. All paces are welcomed and the distance of runs vary from 3-5 miles.

Graceland Excursions Trips: Tupelo, Mississippi–Birthplace of Elvis Presley

Fridays, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.
Guest House at Graceland 3600 Elvis Presley, Memphis Whitehaven/Airport

Buy Tickets$99


Experience the rural setting of Elvis’ upbringing and see where it all began in the two-room house where he was born, the church he attended in his youth and artifacts from his modest beginnings. 901-332-3322

Through Our Garden Gates Garden Tour

Sat., June 1, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Various locations See website for more information, Memphis East Memphis


Annual event sponsored by the Memphis Area Master Gardeners, featuring docent-led tours of seven gardens grown and nurtured by master gardeners. For more information and directions go to memphisareamastergardeners.org or call (901) 752-1207.

Walk With Me

Sat., June 1, 2:30-4 p.m. and Sat., June 8, 2:30-4 p.m.
Elmwood Cemetery 824 S. Dudley, Memphis Midtown

Buy Tickets$20


Join tour guide Amanda Knight for an introduction to Elmwood Cemetery, with visits to ancient trees and magnificent monuments along winding carriage paths. 901-774-3212

Graceland Excursions Trips: Musical Landmarks of the Mississippi Delta

Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.
Guest House at Graceland 3600 Elvis Presley, Memphis Whitehaven/Airport

Buy Tickets$119


Take a detour down the backroads and explore the deep roots of blues culture and history, while reliving a musical revolution powered by raw emotion. 901-332-3322

Cutting Garden Tours

Saturdays, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.


Garden docents will focus on the cutting garden each week on Saturday morning. Meet in the Catmur Foyer to see the large urn design and start tour. 761-5250

Old Forest Hike

Second Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. and Last Sunday of every month, 10 a.m.
Overton Park off Poplar, Memphis Midtown


Walking tour of the region's only urban old-growth forest. 276-1387

Grand Opening Celebration

Mon., June 10, 4-6 p.m.

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Tour the buildings, enjoy refreshments, and sign the message board to the kids. 901-525-2377

June Insiders on Tour

Wed., June 12, 9:30-11:30 a.m.
Downtown Memphis Visitors Center 119 Riverside Drive, Memphis Downtown

Buy Tickets$20-$25


Board a Backbeat Tours bus to gain a new perspective of Downtown Memphis. To register, visit: welcometomemphis.org

Calvary Episcopal Church Tours

Second Wednesday, Sunday of every month, 11:15 a.m.
Calvary Episcopal Church 102 N. Second, Memphis Downtown


Docent-led tours discuss stained glass windows, architecture, and symbols in Christian art. Private tours available upon request. 525-6602

Central Gardens Home & Garden Tour

Sun., Sept. 8, 1-6 p.m.
Central Gardens Along Carr Ave., Memphis Midtown

Buy Tickets$15 in advance, $20 day-of, $12 each group of 10 or more

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The 43rd annual tour features six homes along or near Central Avenue plus Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. Three homes are "old," while three are "new," showcasing how new homes fit into historic neighborhood.
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