Stax Museum of American Soul Music

Type: Art & Culture, Attractions, History Museums, Museums

Map / Directions 10Best Says

The lesser known of Memphis' major musical attractions, Stax is one of the richest experiences in the city for music lovers. Home to what became known as the Memphis Sound, Stax is where Isaac...  Read More


Map / Directions Hours:

  • Apr: -; Oct  Mon-Sat; 10am-5pm
  • Sun: 1pm-5pm Nov; -; Mar  Tue-Sat; 10am-5pm
  • Sun: 1pm-5pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Adult $12; Senior (62+) $11; Student $11; Military $11; Child (9-12) $9; Child (8 and under) Free

  • Best for Historic Sites Because: Stax oozes history and gets our vote for the best historic experience in Memphis.
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: To us, Stax is the perfect reflection of Memphis - soul, grit, and determination, plus a collaborative spirit that unified the races.
  • Best for Sightseeing Because: Stax is simply our favorite attraction for first-time visitors - it capture the true essence of Memphis.
  • Best for Museums Because: Stax is simply our favorite attraction in the city - an authentic, culture-rich, Memphis experience.

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