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Largest house in Memphis

This house was originally going to be a 36,500 sq.ft. Home built by Sanders. Unfortunately the... read more

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Kelowna, Canada
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The Pink Palace Museum is one of the largest facilities of its kind in the Southeast. You can walk through a replica of the first self-service grocery store in the country, Clarence Saunders' Piggly Wiggly. Explore the cultural and natural history...more
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I wish I had more time here to see everything.There is so much to see and do for many ages: exhibits, films, the circus, the mansion itself, the grounds.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my grandkids there in December. Had so much fun. We attended an educational presentation - magic of Christmas, or something like that. The young lady putting it on was magnificent. She had the kids in the audience doing "magic" & they all loved...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As many years as I have lived here, I have not gone to the Enchanted Forest since it moved to the Pink Palace. It was amazing!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This house was originally going to be a 36,500 sq.ft. Home built by Sanders. Unfortunately the family never lived in it because in 1923 , Saunders lost his fortune on the New York Stock Exchange. It was then acquired by a company who in turn...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 11 January 2019

Time travel back to past times with frst super market mock-up; see leeches were commonly used in medicine; see Model T autos and ready about Yellow Fever's affect on our city. IMAX, Planetarium complete the order. Plus robotic dinosaurs... Love Enchanted Forrest during December!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lois R
Reviewed 7 January 2019

The pink Palace does have some great exhibitions but to me they seem to be a bit disjointed and at times a lot of negative space. Because of the setup I don't feel that it is easily accessible to everyone who might want to visit...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 26 December 2018

Though we’ve worked our way through the top Trip Advisor picks for Memphis in recent years, the Pink Palace didn’t seem to be an attraction that would interest us. But, on our last trip we overcame the reluctance, and we’re glad we did. The Pink...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank FJGonzalezG
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Our grandsons love the dinosaurs. We go immediately to the dinosaurs and then tour some other displays but always return for the dinosaurs before we leave the grounds. It is a good place to visit in the heat of the summer.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Dreamer67808084552
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Make sure you plan for atleast 3 hours. This place just goes on and on. The staff is also wonderful. This is a must see for all ages.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LISA C
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Sunday afternoon with my children and grandchildren. Disappointed that the Mansion and the Piggly Wiggly were being remodeled. Will definitely visit again when they reopen. Purchased a yearly membership for my family

Date of experience: September 2018
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Richard P, Administrator of Public Affairs at Pink Palace Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2018

Thank you for visiting and thank you for being a member. The Mansion's Grand-Reopening is December 8. I look forward to seeing you there.

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NewName123
27 January 2018|
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Response from Begonia3 | Reviewed this property |
It can take take between 1 to 3 hours depending upon how much time is spent reading the information for each exhibit.
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akese
20 June 2017|
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Response from Richard P | Property representative |
You pay for what you want to do. The museum offers discounts if you do more than one thing. Membership is the best deal. $100 gets free admission for your family to the museum, Lichterman Nature Center and the Mallory... More
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William E
25 February 2017|
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Response from Angela H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The person who built the palace was the Piggley Wiggley Founder.
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