Cotton Museum and Cotton Exchange

Address: 65 Union Ave. Memphis, TN 38103 Phone: (901) 531-7826
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Discover a plant that changed the world, built Memphis and influenced the very fiber of the city. When you visit here, you are treading on the legendary floor of the Memphis Cotton Exchange. Following a thorough restoration, this former members-only establishment now shares the story of cotton's impact on the region and global economy. You can also take a self-guided tour of Cotton Row, the historic block surrounding the museum.

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