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Sun Studio in Memphis is the historic studio where icons like Elvis and Johnny Cash recorded their hits. On this guided studio tour, follow in the footsteps of Jerry Lee Lewis and B.B.King, and discover why the legendary studios are known as the ‘Birthplace of Rock 'N' Roll’. Afterwards, use your included voucher to shop for souvenirs at the Sun Studio Rock Shop.
  • Guided 45-minute tour of the legendary Sun Studios
  • See the studios where Johnny Cash and Elvis recorded
  • Multiple tour departure times throughout the day
  • Includes up to $40 to spend at the Sun Studio Rock Shop
Important Information
  • Admission to Sun Studio, "The Birthplace of Rock 'N' Roll"
  • 45-minute Guided Sun Studio Tour
  • Voucher redeemable for merchandise in the Sun Studio Store
  • Free Parking On-Site (limited availability)
  • Entry/Admission - Sun Studio
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 5 years
  • You can combine your store vouchers with your friends. For example, if you and your partner both have a $20 voucher each, and you want to buy an item that is $40, you can combine both your vouchers together to purchase the item.
  • Your voucher can also be used to pay for any food and beverages from the Café.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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TJ S wrote a review Mar 2020
28 contributions16 helpful votes
It was wonderful to be in a place where music history was made. You are fully immersed in the history of Memphis music while taking this tour. The memorabilia that is on display is amazing and you get to hear the original recordings of those famous names that made the music.
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Date of experience: March 2020
dizzyb3 wrote a review Mar 2020
uk932 contributions172 helpful votes
I loved our tour of this small studio and its history was brought to life by a fantastic guide who was really engaging. Of course we had photos taken with 'the microphone'!
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Don wrote a review Mar 2020
2 contributions
The guided tour at Sun Studio was awesome, mostly because of our tour guide Lydia. She was very informative while keeping us entertained. Would highly recommend this tour.
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Date of experience: March 2020
CheapTrick2018 wrote a review Mar 2020
Illinois10 contributions
We did this tour on Sunday 3/15/20. Krista was our guide and she was exceptional. The history in this building is incredible. This is where it all begin. Elvis, Cash, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis, etc.... and in later years Ringo Starr, U2, Tom Petty, Bon Jovi, Def Leppard, and
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Date of experience: March 2020
Holly R wrote a review Mar 2020
Chapel Hill, North Carolina1,067 contribution197 helpful votes
We were planning on visiting both Sun Studios and Stax Records, and I was more psyched about Stax as I thought I already knew a lot about the Sun Studio history. For one thing, I was wrong -- there was plenty of new information. Plus you get to see the original recording studio
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Date of experience: March 2020
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The Real Deal
Alright, as long as you understand that this site served numerous other establishments over the decades after being
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We really enjoyed this tour!! Our guide Graham was excellent and his enthusiasm was contagious!! We were in Memph
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Rose M
We hadn't planned on visiting this venue as we didn't feel there would be much to offer. Mark, the guide, certainl
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Jim S
More about the place than the exhibits themselves
Nice that the original studio studio has survived where so many artists were discovered and cut their first records
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Calling all Elvis fans!
During our trip to Graceland, I want to experience any and all things possible! Sun Studios gives tours, I think ev
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sandy c
great music history venue
Johnny Cash ,Elvis ,Carl Perkins, jerry lee lewis altogether creating music here - a must visit for music lovers -
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A must see place if you visit Memphis
The Sun studios is small but has to be included in any trip to Memphis. Out guide was 'over the top' with his enth
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Sun Studio History
Our tour guide, Mark, being a musician himself, added enthusiasm to his presentation of Sam Phillips story and the
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Tom R
that was really fun
Sun Studios was the final tour we did in our eight loop of Memphis, Alabama, Chattanooga and Nashville and it was g
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Great experience!
We enjoyed every minute of our time at Sun Studio. Tiffany was our guide and did an incredible job. What an experie
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Must do for music fans
Our tour guide Mark was excellent and made the tour very engaging and entertaining. Both my parents enjoyed it a lo
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Bob W
Ultimate destination for a rockabilly fan
This is now a tourist attraction, but still a working recording studio. Ran by enthusiastic and knowlegable custodi
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Here comes the Sun
To visit The Original Studio is a humble experience not to be missed. You can't get closer to music than here. We h
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Nostalgia trip
Though small in size there is a lot of musical history within these walls. The tour is well structured, artefacts
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Don H
Wow.. Excellent
This place and the tour is not too be missed. Our tour guide Graham was outstanding with his knowledge and agility
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Key Details
  • Sun Studio
  • Duration: 45m
  • Printed Paper Ticket Required
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Languages Offered: English
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