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African American History Tour of Memphis - Overview Tour provided by A Tour of Possibilities

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African American History Tour of Memphis - Overview Tour

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You'll start at
Tennessee Welcome Center
119 Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
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  • Pass by National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel
    Pass by Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum
    Pass by Beale Street
    Pass by Historic Mason Temple
    Pass by Clayborn Temple
You'll end at
Tennessee Welcome Center
119 Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
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Important Information
Departure Point
Tennessee Welcome Center, 119 Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
Duration
2h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • 2 person minimum required.
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • This tour does not stop for guests to visit museums. Visits can be made at your leisure on your own. We will drive by sites with narration.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Missplummer83 wrote a review Feb 2020
Las Vegas, Nevada410 contributions16 helpful votes
I decided to come to Memphis for my birthday just to get away for a few days and I booked the African American History Tour of Memphis. I’m so glad that I did because it was awesome. Mrs. Queen is the best! I learned a lot and it was a lot of fun. Mrs. Queen is professional and
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Response from Carolyn M, Owner at African American History Tour of Memphis - Overview Tour
Responded 8 Feb 2020
Thank you for choosing A Tour of Possibilities as part of your birthday celebration. Giving yourself the gift of history is priceless!
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Teresa C wrote a review Feb 2020
4 contributions
Wow! What can I say ...the owner “QUEEN” was everything! She was fun, exciting, sweet,extremely knowledgeable, entertaining etc . Literally the best tour I’ve ever been on... Queen even came picked my fiancé and I up from the hotel for his surprise birthday tour. We learned so
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Response from Carolyn M, Owner at African American History Tour of Memphis - Overview Tour
Responded 7 Feb 2020
Thank you for choosing Memphis and A Tour of Possibilities to celebrate. It was our pleasure to share the richness of Memphis’ history with you both. Thanks for sharing your experience and support!
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ndpendent wrote a review Jan 2020
Ohio5 contributions12 helpful votes
Ms.Jackie is the gold standard of tour guides. I came away from a Tour of Possibilities with more knowledge, appreciation and understanding of Black Memphis than I could’ve imagined. Ms Jackie is able to weave together storytelling, music and song into a very entertaining and
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from Carolyn M, Owner at African American History Tour of Memphis - Overview Tour
Responded 25 Jan 2020
Thank you for sharing your experience and choosing A Tour of Possibilities. Jackie is amazing! So glad you were able to join us!
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Edurado L wrote a review Nov 2019
Saint Louis, Missouri16 contributions4 helpful votes
This is a MUST ATTEND TOUR!! Miss Jackie was an amazing tour guide. She is very informative and entertaining. I have a new found respect for the City of Memphis and its rich history, not just Black History, US History. Sooo worth it. I will be coming back to take the rest of my
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Response from Carolyn M, Owner at African American History Tour of Memphis - Overview Tour
Responded 29 Nov 2019
Thank you for this fantastic review! We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with A Tour of Possibilities.
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Tonja B wrote a review Oct 2019
10 contributions
Queen was amazing!!! She was very knowledgeable and . She made all her guest feel as though we were VIP. She knew so much about Memphis. I felt as though I was riding around in a History Classroom. If you are ever in Memphis book this trip. It is reasonable in price and you will
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Carolyn M, Owner at African American History Tour of Memphis - Overview Tour
Responded 19 Oct 2019
Thank you so much for your kind words. Sharing your experience means more than you know!
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mikebabinski3
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LOVED THIS TOUR!!
Our tour guide Ms. Jackie deserves a standing ovation for the most entertaining yet informative tour we've ever bee
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jhd-md
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Historically informative tour
Fantastic tour of Memphis with a focus on African American history. Extremely informative, factual, and eye-openin
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nmurray357
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Fun and Informative
Ms. Jackie was a GREAT tour guide. I live in Memphis, but learned so many new things about the city.
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Adventure673193
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Memphis getaway
My family and I thoroughly enjoyed our tour with Ms Jackie. She made us feel like family. We learned lots of grea
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lfrazierjr2
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A Tour of Excellence!
From beginning to end it was one of the most exciting if not the most exciting tours that I have ever been on. The
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tanguwine
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Memphis tour
Our tour guide Ms. Jackie was Phenomenal . She was well-informed and very accommodating. I will definitely go on a
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lynnflathmann
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Perfect tour for our needs
Our group of 10 needed to have a tour of Memphis that was only 2.5 hrs. long. I found this company that would give
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Extraordinary691493
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Great tour
Knowledgeable tour of the African American experience in Memphis, TN. Tour guide knew a lot of historyb
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helenfh2018
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Wonderful and interesting tour!
We enjoyed every minute of our "Tour of Possibilities" with Ms. Jackie. She is incredibly knowledgeable, entertaini
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Michael K
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Terrific Tour of African American History of Memphis, and More
We took this tour with Ms. Jackie during the early part of our stay in Memphis, and am so glad we did. The main foc
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hannahstephenson2019
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Hannah
Carolyn has a great knowledge of the city - and a great sense of humour. She makes the overview of Memphis really g
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9VJ
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Awesome tour!
This tour provided us with rich African American history that you can't get on your traditional tours nor in the cl
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Millrock
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Get beyond the main tourist sites!
We were lucky enough to do the tour as just the two of us, and immediately after being to the National Civil Rights
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ogriffis
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Overview tour
Our tour was phenomenal. Carolyn was very thorough in her knowledge of the city. She was very engaging and made t
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veebee2019
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Amazing
Loved the history and knowledge I received from this tour and Ms. Jackie definitely kept us entertained. We were in
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