Link copied!

Historic Memphis Guided Walking Tour

Memphis, United States

36+ views
Stay Safe During COVID-19
Click here for more important COVID related information about this experience.


2 hoursMobile & paper tickets accepted

This two-hour walking tour of Memphis explores the city's rich history at a fun and leisurely pace. You'll explore historic Cotton Row and Court Square, the lovely and historic heart of 19th century Memphis; enjoy sweeping views of the Mississippi River; and hear fascinating tales of rebels during the Civil War as well as Prohibition Era bootleggers. You'll also experience a time-honored Memphis tradition, the famous March of the Ducks at The Peabody Hotel. This tour is suitable for the whole family.

What's Included

  • Professional guide
  • Local taxes
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks

What To Expect

This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103

The tour starts on historic Beale Street, the Home of the Blues, at Alfred's on Beale

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Court Square, 45 N 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103-2226

History of one of Memphis' oldest and most beautiful parks

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: Confederate Park, Near Mud Island River Park, Memphis, TN

History of the 1862 Civil War Battle of Memphis

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: The Peabody Ducks, 149

The Location

Where To Go

Alfred's On Beale, 197 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA

Departure time

9:30 AM


Memphis, United States

Return details

Returns to original departure point


Average Rating


5 stars


4 stars


3 stars


2 stars


1 star


Written Reviews (24)

1 of 8

Great guide, Loved the personal...

Laurin | Oct 2021

Great guide, Loved the personal stories, good historical overview, his story about Lansky prompted us to visit the store and make a purchase!

This was a great way...

Shannon G | Sep 2021

This was a great way to get a glimpse of Memphis. Mike was very knowledgeable and his love for the city was contagious. Not too much walking. Would recommend!

Big crowd of 14...

William T | Sep 2021

Big crowd of 14 people on a Saturday morning, led by Shannon who is passionate and knowledgeable about this cool city. Leaves promptly at 9:30 on Beale and finishes over at the Peabody Hotel for the Duck Walk at 11:00. The icing on the cake is the

Additional Information

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Historic Memphis Guided Walking Tour

From $27.44
Secure Payment

More Experiences In Memphis

Tours & Sightseeing

Magical Memphis Scavenger Hunt

From $18.00 · 2 hours

Walking & Biking Tours

Haunted Memphis Walking Ghost Tour


From $27.44 · 2 hours

Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Guided Memphis City Tour with Riverboat Cruise along Mississippi River


From $64.00 · 6 hours 30 minutes

Cultural & Theme Tours

Memphis City Tour with Sun Studio Admission


From $62.00 · 4 to 5 hours

Cultural & Theme Tours

Memphis True Crime Bus Tour

From $25.00 · 1 hour 30 minutes

Walking & Biking Tours

Walking Ghost Tour in Memphis

From $20.00 · 1 hour 30 minutes

From $27.44