Millington is close to a range of colorful Memphis’s more popular attractions. Two sights that should be at the top of every visitor’s list is the wonderful Wolfchase Galleria and the ever-popular Art Museum of the University of Memphis. Also, well worth the effort are the Pink Palace Museum and the Children's Museum of Memphis.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find some unique cultural highlights in and around Millington. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Fire Museum of Memphis, the Stax Museum of American Soul Music and the Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum. Arts lovers can enjoy a night of great entertainment at venues such as Orpheum Theater. Visit the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, to get your fix of art.
If you are travelling with kids, you’ll make their day if you take them to the child-friendly attractions nearby. Experience some of the Earth’s most remarkable creatures at Memphis Zoo.
If you love nature and wildlife, visit some of the nearby green spaces. These are great places to relax and unwind. On a sunny day, visit Overton Park, Handy Park and the Memphis Botanic Gardens- Hardin Hall, where you can enjoy some time outdoors. The ecological reserves such as the Mud Island River Park, allow visitors to see the species of flora and fauna which inhabit the region.
Spend an evening high in the stands of AutoZone Park, cheering on local legends, the Memphis Redbirds. On game days follow the procession of red, white and blue, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
For a real taste of this fascinating part of the world, think about booking your accommodation close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The DoubleTree by Hilton Memphis Downtown, the Hotel Memphis and the Westin Memphis Beale Street are just some of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.