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Backbeat Tours

143 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
+1 901-527-9415
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Backbeat Tours offers a variety of different ways to see and experience the best of Memphis, including sightseeing bus tours and walking tours such as the popular Memphis Ghost Tour in the evenings and the Memphis History Tour in the daytime. Our Memphis Mojo Tour -- the city's only live music tour -- is the most entertaining way of experiencing the best of Memphis!
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143 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103-3714
+1 901-527-9415
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

What a great tour! We didn't really know what to expect, but loved the tour with its singing guide and participatory music. Really different and fun; highly recommend.

Thank lovestotravelx
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We did the tour on 8th August 2017 and I have to say the young girl tour guide made it. She was brilliant in her execution of tales of the darker, seedier side of the city. Her enthusiasm for the place and it's history shone...More

Thank Cath R
Reviewed 25 August 2017

The Mojo Music tour was the highlight of our visit. Eric Hughes was entertaining and a great musician, "bless his heart." The tour provided a great overview of the city.

Thank Nena4Nature
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide, Nancy was a fabulous entertainer. She gave Memphis a human face and talked about music, the contributions of St. Jude's, race relations through history and so much more. She sang and kept us all singing and doing the Funky Chicken while w...More

Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

This tour was the most entertaining part of my trip to Memphis. It's a short walk around downtown Memphis, at night, with an enthusiastic storyteller as your guide. You'll learn the local history of the area while hearing stories about rotting corpses, gruesome murders, vengeful...More

Thank Liberty C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We took the Backbeat Coach Tour including Heart and Soul Museum and Kathy with a K was our guide. She was enthusiastic, knowledgeable and very personable. We stopped at the Peabody Hotel to watch the March of the Ducks which was really fun and she...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Loved the ghost tour by night. The tour guide was so interesting and enthusiastic and entertaining. Great stories and atmosphere, well worth doing and good value for money. We were encouraged to take lots of photos and see what spooky things turn up. Here's one...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We took the Discovery Tour on 8/5/17 and were very impressed. Larry was our guide. He was so kind, knowledgeable and funny. The tour took us through the city and taught us about the history of Memphis. We also got to visit the Rock N...More

Thank letstraveltheworld09
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Took the ghost walking tour...learned a lot about Memphis..not just haunted places.. Which was cool. This is our 4th city to do a haunted walk....Fyi Most do not offer to go inside the buildings, (it's not "ghost adventures"). Mackinaw island did, but for an added...More

Thank jmpnjo21
Reviewed 29 July 2017

The tour made Memphis come alive through stories and songs. The tour doesn't just tell facts and history of the music and history of Memphis, it tells stories! Our singer Shekinah Langford was a talented musician/singer, as well as storyteller. Owner Bill added a lot...More

Thank mpzez
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Susie M
2 August 2016|
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Response from Droopydrawrs52 | Reviewed this property |
It's a golf buggy but he maybe able to put it on the back. They are lovely people so ask them
Terri C
13 April 2016|
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Response from Ann A | Reviewed this property |
I took the tour on March 27. There is only one tour at 1:30. you can be there 1:15 may be. This is the question to the tour company.
Susan S
2 January 2015|
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Response from Backbeat T | Property representative |
Hi, Susan! The candlelight vigil at Graceland during Elvis Week is a great experience; I'm sure you'll love it! We do pick up from a number of downtown hotels for our daily Graceland Tour, but I'm sorry to say we don't offer... More