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 Posted: Thu Nov 7th, 2019 09:07 pm
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srossi

 

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Going in Feb. over winter break with toddler who will be just shy of 3 then.  In-laws are meeting us and will be around for some babysitting here and there, but still it needs to be somewhat of a child-friendly trip because we can't take advantage and leave him behind the whole week.  I'm just jotting down ideas and wondering if anyone else has thoughts.

We fly in Sunday night and fly our Friday night.  Memphis seems like there's more to do than Nashville so I was thinking we'd spend the extra day there. 

Can't really pack the itinerary as much as I usually do, but here's what I got as far as rough notes (with some things needing to be cut probably).  I can't suggest anything wrestling-related really, but does Lawler have anything in town or is Mid-South Coliseum still around or was it demolished (I know it was closed). 

Monday, Feb. 17
Graceland (Elvis Experience Tour - $61 each; children free), 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM every day
Sun Studio
National Civil Rights Museum (MLK shot)

Tuesday, Feb. 18
Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum (9:30 AM – 7:00 PM), $13 children free  (combo ticket or choose one)
Blues HOF Museum (10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), $10 children free
Stax Museum (10:00 AM – 5:00 PM), $13 children free 
Beale Street (walking tour/drinks at night?)
Mud Island Riverwalk/Mississippi River

Wednesday, Feb. 19
Sun Studio (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM), $14, children NOT ALLOWED
Shelby Farm Park (6:00 AM – 8:00 PM) FOR KIDS
Memphis Zoo?
Children’s Museum of Memphis?
Drive to Nashville – 3 ½ hours

Thursday, Feb. 20
Free Walking Tour (https://www.freetournashville.com/tours.html)
Andrew Jackson’s Hermitage (8:30 AM – 6:00 PM), $22 children free
Belle Meade Plantation (9:00 AM – 5:00 PM), $24 children free

Friday, Feb. 21
Grand Ole Opry Tour ($33) book online 2 weeks in advance
Ryman Auditorium (9:00 AM – 4:00 PM), $24.50 children free
Music Row Downtown Nashville
The Parthenon (9:00 AM – 4:30 PM), $6 children free
Flight to NY departs at 6:30 PM

 



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