Why It's Worth It

Dive deep into Southern culture by visiting important music history and civil rights attractions then experience today’s Memphis: a city in the midst of creative renaissance. Memphis offers cultural festivals, colorful public art, and diverse dining experiences, as well as groundbreaking theater, dance, and opera companies. The city’s live music scene inhabits unique venues, including historic amphitheaters, riverside parks, gritty clubs, bustling craft breweries, and modern symphony halls. -Holly Whitfield