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Address: 140 Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: 901-272-2328
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Description: Backbeat Tours offers a variety of different ways to see and experience...
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.
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Memphis Walking Ghost Tour!!!!

The Memphis Walking Ghost Tour was an awesome experience. Patrick was the awesome guide. He was so full of information whether it was talking about the tour or just Memphis and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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West Des Moines, Iowa
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Just not what I was expecting. The guide gave a song inspired tour of the music venues where artists (Johnny Cash, Elvis) got started and lived. It just didn't do it for me. The bus had comfortable seating but was hot. The A/C could not keep up with the July Memphis heat. It is no surprise that Memphis is hot... More 

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The Memphis Walking Ghost Tour was an awesome experience. Patrick was the awesome guide. He was so full of information whether it was talking about the tour or just Memphis and things to do in general. If you enjoy paranormal or just late night walks or both this would be the one to do with Patrick as your guide. Thanks... More 

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Yukon, Oklahoma
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Our bus driver/tour guide Larry was awesome. He was very knowledgeable and entertaining. He kept us laughing the entire tour. I would highly recommend this tour. Central BBQ was delicious.

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ny, ny
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Katherine was great guide, combining her passion for history and music! Only complaint was the air conditioning on bus couldn't quite keep up on a day of 100+ temps so dress comfortably! Also don't expect to stop At sights -most of the tour is just driving past and hearing about the history, not stopping for photo ops at the sites... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This tour was fabulous. Larry was our guide. He was wonderful! He was very informative and entertaining and a great driver. Highly recommended!!

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Wichita Falls, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

We did both the Ghost walking tour and Discover Memphis. We found both guides to be very knowledgeable and the tours to be entertaining. Learned some history on Memphis and saw sites we probably wouldn't have seen on our own. We highly recommend using them. Remember to wear comfortable walking shoes.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Took the Memphis ghost tour.....what a great evening. The guide was very knowledgeable and made it a fun evening. Definitely one for those of you who enjoy a ghost story......Ernestine &Hazel's was freaky.....couldn't go in the black room upstairs.....

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Elkhorn, Wisconsin, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Neat little bus tour. Tour guide tried to make the best of an extremely stuffy bus and she was able to accommodate my husband when he REALLY needed to use the restroom on an otherwise no stops trip. THANK YOU!

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We took the Mojo tour on a rainy Friday afternoon. Catherine was our songstress and Larry was our driver. It was an excellent tour. Catherine was very knowledgeable and sweet. We had a good time and learned a lot!!

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Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Fun ghost tour with a local college-age girl/young lady. She was terrific. Lots of walking - on some streets that are quite dug up and uneven. Just be aware of that. It's at night, so it's dark during most of the tour. 95% is outside, but there is one portion where you go into a bar that was a former... More 

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Address: 140 Beale Street, Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: 901-272-2328
Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Memphis>  > Downtown

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