Graceland Tour

Who doesn’t know Elvis Presley? Elvis Presley was the icon and a legend of rock and roll that inspired a lot of famous musician in all over the world. His music is everlasting and forever will remain. Elvis Presley was living in Graceland, a large white-columned mansion and 13.8-acre (5.6 ha) estate Memphis, Tennessee. It is located at 3764 Elvis Presley Boulevard in the vast Whitehaven community about 9 miles (14.5 km) from Downtown and less than four miles (6 km) north of the Mississippi border. It currently serves as a museum and was opened to the public on June 7, 1982. The site was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on November 7, 1991 and declared a National Historic Landmark on March 27, 2006. Graceland has become one of the most-visited private homes in America with over 600,000 visitors a year, let start our journey, the Graceland tour!

First of all, let’s walk in Elvis’ Steps at Graceland Mansion and follow in the same steps as Elvis himself as you enjoy an audio-guided tour featuring commentary and stories by Elvis and his daughter Lisa Marie. See where Elvis lived, relaxed and spent time with his friends and family. The Graceland Mansion tour includes Elvis’ living room, music room, parents’ bedroom, dining room, kitchen, TV room, pool room and the famous Jungle Room. After touring the Mansion, check out the other great parts of the 14-acre estate as you tour Vernon Presley’s business office and Elvis’ racquetball building. Also part of the Mansion tour you’ll visit Elvis’ trophy building that houses an amazing collection of his gold and platinum records, as well as other great memorabilia from Elvis’ early career, his movies, his charitable endeavors and more. The final stop on the tour of Graceland Mansion is Meditation Garden where Elvis and members of his family have been laid to rest. Yes indeed, the Graceland tour is all about the king of rock and roll, Elvis Presley!

Do you know that Elvis was crazy about cars, and Graceland has The Elvis Presley Car Museum which is display some of his favorites; include his famous Pink Cadillac, Harley-Davidson motorcycles, Stutz Blackhawks, a 1975 Dino Ferrari, a 1956 Cadillac Eldorado Convertible, the red MG from Blue Hawaii and more. Also, see some of Elvis’ favorite motorized toys, including a go-cart, dune buggy, motorized three-wheelers and a pedal car. Some newer additions to the Elvis Presley Car Museum include his Rolls Royce sedans, 6-door Mercedes Benz limousine and Elvis’ John Deere 4010 tractor that he used on his ranch and at Graceland.

In this tour of course you can bring you camera along with you, however the use of flash photography is not allowed inside Graceland Mansion or inside any attractions. The use of flashes over time damages fabrics, costumes, artifacts and other irreplaceable items in the collection.  But Audio and video recording equipment cannot be carried on the Graceland Mansion grounds, inside any museums, attractions or gift shops and are not permitted on the tour shuttles.  Enjoy the Graceland tour!


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