The Visit USA Committee Ireland is delighted to welcome Memphis Tourism as a new member. Located in the southern state of Tennessee, Memphis is renowned for its rich musical heritage. The city is the birthplace of soul, blues and rock ‘n’ roll and some of its famous residents include musical legends Elvis Presley, B.B. King and Johnny Cash. Visitors can explore the musical traditions of Memphis at the Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum, the Blues Hall of Fame and Stax Museum of American Soul Music.