Pink Palace Museum

Type: History Museums, IMAX Theaters, Museums, Planetarium / Observatory, Science Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

Occupying a pink marble mansion that was originally the home Clarence Saunders, founder of the Piggly Wiggly grocery store chain, the Pink Palace is a mix of museum and historic site. The museum...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Mon-Sat: 9am-5pm
  • Sun: Noon-5pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Museum Adult $9.75; Senior $9.25; Child (3-12) $6.25
    IMAX Adult $8; Senior $7.25; Child (3-12) $6.25
    Planetarium Adult $4.50; Senior $4; Child (3-12) $4
    Nature Center Adult $6; Senior $5.50; Child (3-12) $4.50

  • Historic Sites: "Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the grounds of the old estate – there are plenty of shady spots in which to settle in on the west side of the lawn."
  • Free Things to Do: "Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy on the grounds of the old estate."
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: The Pink Palace is just a gem that examines Memphis history and so much more.
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: It's the most unusual collection of any museum we've ever encountered - in a gorgeous building, to boot.

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