Explore Tennessee West Recent Articles Discover the Uniqueness of Northwest Tennessee Gibson County, Tennessee is Home to These Charming Small Towns Musical Roots Run Deep In Tennessee Featured Pack Your Bags, Paris is Calling Pack your Bags, Paris is Calling Read More Add to TripRemove Featured The Peabody Memphis Celebrates Its 150th Birthday Add to TripRemove Tennessee Inspiration March Is the Month for Tennessee's Reelfoot Lake Crappie Bill Dance gives the fishing low-down on the cypress tree inhabited Reelfoot Lake. Read More Add to TripRemove Cities & Regions Southern and soulful, West Tennessee blends a raw, urban can-do spirit with rural charm, delivering its own rhythm of extraordinary experiences, iconic artists and diverse culture. Gear up for major merrymaking in the city. Or, savor small-town charm. West Tennessee shines in its music mojo, legendary landmarks, tasteworthy traditions and an awesome array of recreation in our great outdoors. Read MoreLess Road Trip 7 Places to Take the Kids This Spring Break in West Tennessee Stories of music legends, untouched nature and educational fun can all be found in West Tennessee. Read More Add to TripRemove Explore the music landmarks where history was made and kings were born. Music History Beale Street Historic District The music and entertainment pulse of downtown Memphis, Beale Street at the turn of the 20th century served as a haven for African Americans migrating from small towns. Read More Add to TripRemove Music History Elvis Presley’s Graceland Home of the King of Rock ‘n' Roll! Read More Add to TripRemove Music History Tina Turner Museum and Flagg Grove School Tina Turner Museum at Flagg Grove School features costumes and memorabilia from her career. Read More Add to TripRemove Music History Stax Museum of American Soul Music Soul Music Museum Read More Add to TripRemove See More Slow-cooked, tender and served “wet” or “dry.” You haven't experienced barbecue until you've experienced it in West Tennessee. Barbecue Charles Vergos' Rendezvous Add to TripRemove Barbecue Corky's Bar-B-Q Locals don’t lie, and we’ve been voted the #1 BBQ joint in Memphis 22 times Read More Add to TripRemove Barbecue Helen's Bar-B-Q Add to TripRemove Barbecue Interstate Barbecue Add to TripRemove See More Tread historic land where battles were fought and Civil Rights heroes made their mark. African American History National Civil Rights Museum The National Civil Rights Museum chronicles the Civil Rights Movement from slavery to present-day human rights movements. Read More Add to TripRemove Nature & Parks Fort Pillow State Historic Park A 1,646-acre park and a Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency-designated Wildlife Observation Area, Fort Pillow State Historic Park has a rustic campground, a 25-acre lake stocked with bass, bream, catfish and crappie, and a historic trail through hardwo... Read More Add to TripRemove History Historic Doe Creek Schoolhouse Historic Doe Creek Schoolhouse Read More Add to TripRemove History Casey Jones Home & Railroad Museum Casey Jones Home & Railroad Museum Read More Add to TripRemove See More Special occasions in West Tennessee to create some unforgettable memories. Festivals Memphis in May International Festival Bringing the world to Memphis & Memphis to the world. Read More Add to TripRemove See Our Events Subregions Click on a subregion below to learn more.