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Sun Studio Guided Tour

Highlights
  • Visit Sun Studios
  • Big names including Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash and Carl Perkins have recorded here
  • Sun Studios in Memphis - the birthplace of Rock N' Roll
Sun Studio Guided Tour
From US$24.00
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Guided tour plus $10 voucher per adult
US$24.00
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US$34.00
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Overview
When visiting Memphis, take a guided, 45-minute tour of Sun Studio, the birthplace of rock and roll and the most famous recording studio in the world. Sun Studio is the very place where Elvis, Jerry Lee Lewis, B.B. King, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison and countless other superstar musicians launched their illustrious careers. Also there is a Sun Studio Rock Shop voucher included!
What to Expect
Sun Studio. It’s well-known in the music industry as the birthplace of rock and roll and the most famous recording studio in the world. Opened by rock pioneer Sam Phillips in 1950, this national Historic Landmark is where superstar musicians like Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, B.B. King, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison and countless others started their recording careers.

Today, Sun Studio still serves as a recording studio in the evenings while hosting public tours during the daytime hours.

On this 45-minute tour, see where the legends of rock and roll recorded, while walking in their footsteps as you hear the stories of what made 706 Union Avenue the birthplace of Rock "N" Roll.  Before leaving, use the included voucher to pick up a souvenir from the Sun Studio Rock Shop.
Reviews (152)

1 - 5 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago
Definitely a must visit..

Definitely a must visit Tour of that Iconic Studio where some of our favourite stars started their careers, I done the Tour and then booked the Studio to record three songs as well, loved every minute.

Thank John F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WOW

A fun tour, led by a great guide. A musician himself, he was very entertaining to listen too. Fun to walk the halls and find out how Sun Studio got started and about early recordings at that studio performed by many of the greats. The...More

Thank Renee222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Let There Be Rock!!

This tour is a must-see if you are in Memphis. All your favorite bands can probably trace their influences back to the music recorded at Sun Studios. Hopefully you get Tiffany as your guide - her knowledge and passion for the history of the studio...More

Thank mdstoner
Reviewed 5 July 2018
Mr. Phillps was the only man Jerry Lee would still call sir

Fantastic! So much music history! The birthplace of rock, yes - but maybe more important is what Sam Phillips and his Sun Studios did for the Blues. It was blues style music that set the stage for rock and roll. Mr. Phillips loved that delta...More

3  Thank a1963corvette
Reviewed 25 June 2018
Sun Studios Guided Tour

What a wonderful experience! We bought tickets for $12 each, expecting to see limited rooms within the studio, however the guided tour, lead by Tiffany Harmon (outstanding young woman) was excellent. She was articulate, knowledgeable,funny, and extremely talented. Each part of this amazing studio is...More

5  Thank rmisiph
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