Top 5 Memphis History and Culture spots to Visit

Talk With History: Discover Your History Road Trip

Feb 19 2024 โ€ข 37 mins

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This episode of 'Talk With History' is dedicated to discussing historical landmarks and must-visit locations in Memphis, Tennessee. We share our personal experiences while visiting iconic locations such as the Lorraine Motel (now the National Civil Rights Museum), Beale Street, Peabody Hotel, and the Memphis Pyramid. The episode also covers Memphis's contribution to music and its storied past with racial segregation and the civil rights movement.

Last but certainly not least, we share tips for the best barbecue spots in the area! ๐Ÿ˜‹

๐Ÿ“ Memphis Pyramid

๐Ÿ“ The Peabody Hotel

๐Ÿ“ Beal Street

๐Ÿ“ The Lorraine Motel (Civil Rights Museum)

๐Ÿ“ Number One

Food:

Central BBQ

Blues City Cafe

Gusโ€™s Fried Chicken

Rendezvous

Memphis BBQ

00:00 Introduction

00:41 Listener Reviews

02:28 Exploring Memphis, Tennessee: The City of Soul and Stories

04:01 The Birth of 'Walk With History' in Memphis

06:16 Top 5 Must-Visit Places in Memphis

09:03 # 5 The Pyramid

11:20 # 4 The Peabody Hotel

14:23 # 3 Beale Street

20:34 # 2 The Lorraine Motel

27:08 # 1

32:27 Bonus

34:01 The Taste of Memphis: Barbecue

36:07 The Stories of Memphis

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๐Ÿ“ง contact: talkwithhistory@gmail.com

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