Music & Performing Arts

Sun Studio

Step into the hallowed halls of Sun Studio, the legendary recording studio where music icons like Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, and many others crafted the tracks that would forever change the landscape of American music. Known affectionately as the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll, Sun Studio offers visitors an unparalleled glimpse into the origins of some of the most influential sounds in music history.

As you explore this iconic studio, you’ll be walking in the footsteps of musical giants, experiencing the very place where they poured their hearts and souls into creating timeless hits. It’s not just a tour; it’s a journey back in time to the dawn of rock ‘n’ roll, offering insights into the creative processes of some of the greatest artists of the 20th century.

Conveniently located just a half mile from Hotel Napoleon, Sun Studio is a must-visit for music lovers and history buffs alike. Whether you’re a lifelong fan of the legends who recorded here or simply curious about the roots of modern music, this historic studio promises an unforgettable experience that’s just moments away from your stay.

Destination Information

706 Union Ave

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Hotel Parking

Offsite parking is available next door at Prospero Place Garage, located at 193 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38103. This facility is independent of the hotel. The rate is $17 per night plus a transaction fee for unlimited in and out privileges.

Entry Instructions:

Note for International Guests: If you cannot dial a U.S. number, press the help button and provide your email address to receive the payment link. Payment setup is required to exit the garage.