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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Face masks required for travellers in public areas
  • Face masks required for guides in public areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
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Updated 30/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 30/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Sun Studio in Memphis is the historic studio where icons like Elvis and Johnny Cash recorded their hits. On this guided studio tour, follow in the footsteps of Jerry Lee Lewis and B.B.King, and discover why the legendary studios are known as the ‘Birthplace of Rock 'N' Roll’. Afterwards, use your included voucher to shop for souvenirs at the Sun Studio Rock Shop.
Highlights
  • Guided 45-minute tour of the legendary Sun Studios
  • See the studios where Johnny Cash and Elvis recorded
  • Multiple tour departure times throughout the day
  • Includes up to $40 to spend at the Sun Studio Rock Shop
Important Information
Duration
40m
Inclusions
  • Admission to Sun Studio, "The Birthplace of Rock 'N' Roll"
  • 45-minute Guided Sun Studio Tour
  • Voucher redeemable for merchandise in the Sun Studio Store
  • Free Parking On-Site (limited availability)
  • Entry/Admission - Sun Studio
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • You can combine your store vouchers with your friends. For example, if you and your partner both have a $20 voucher each, and you want to buy an item that is $40, you can combine both your vouchers together to purchase the item.
  • Your voucher can also be used to pay for any food and beverages from the Café.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Dan Sharp wrote a review Yesterday
Memphis, Tennessee1 contribution
Lydia was a wealth of information and a very talented young lady. Really enjoyed her passion and enthusiasm for music. Learned a lot of the backstory about Sun studio and got some great pictures. Thank you very much Lydia
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Rdubnov wrote a review 23 Sep
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It was really great piece of history, super interesting, and the tour guide, Zach, was super nice and educated on music. The studio also took many covid precautions. Highly recommend, 10 out of 10
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Robin W wrote a review 21 Sep
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Do what you love and love what you do - our tour guide Lydia definitely seems to love what she does! She did an excellent job making us feel like we were in the room when the Million Dollar Quarter started their jam session. Her knowledge and presentation was impressive and her
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Alice Y wrote a review 21 Sep
Longview, Texas52 contributions9 helpful votes
Favorite part was hearing the background info on the entertainers, especially Elvis. Our tour guide was so polite and very informative. It was a great experience!!
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Date of experience: September 2020
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David A wrote a review 21 Sep
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This Tour exceeded my expectations. I went on a Friday morning in September and it was an excellent way to begin my day. The quality of the tour, the energy and excitement of the tour guide Lydia truly made it well worth the entrance fee and for more. The tour was informative,
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Great tour
Great tour guide! Graham is so knowledgeable and fun. He made sure to include everyone. You can tell he really l
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Food_Junkie911
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Iconic American music site
This is where it all began for rocknroll, country music and some famous blues stars. Heard of Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewi
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Kelmil14
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Iconic
Just went in the gift shop. The guys in there were very friendly and informative. I would say we should have done t
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whedish
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Fantastic
John was our guide he was fantastic. Very impressed by the authenticity. Took some good pictures. Enjoyed the story
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Travelsalot1988
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It was ok
It is interesting to see where many records were made years ago. The tour was only 30 minutes. I thought it woul
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jennifervX7002DL
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Best Tour in Town!
Lydia did a wonderful job telling us all about the Memphis Music History! This was my second visit and I would go b
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MrsAnnLL
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History!!!
Loved this place and our guide, Mark did a fantastic job taking us back in time. It was so fun!! Great photo ops.
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drwatson32
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Wow! What a history!
We visited during Elvis Week! The staff is great. The crowds were nonexistent. I have been to Sun when the place wa
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SCGreg
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Must Tour for Boomers
Elvis, Ike, Johnny, Buddy and so many other great artists have stories intertwined at this small recording studio i
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Yog-Sothoth
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Finally
Finally made it to Sun after listening to the Sun sound since I was a teenager. Excellent tour, and I got choked up
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03Mikme
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Birthplace of Rock and Roll
This small building contains an incredible amount of history and rightfully ranks in top ten things to do in Memphi
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katyrd28
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Experience
Loved the experience. Great stories to hear. Tour goes up flight of stairs to look at memorabilia, then back down i
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Michael T
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If you love 50s Rock, this is awesome
Do not bring young children here. They will be climbing the walls in 30 minutes. If, however, you love Elvis, Johnn
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kalynscak
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Highlight of trip to Memphis!
A favorite stop during our time in Memphis! Intimate tour, awesome setting, and incredible to see THE exact space w
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LeanneMRoberts
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This tour is Fabulous!
It is a small building on the comer of Union. The place is small but they do a really good job of social distancin
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  • Duration: 40m
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