Memphis Historic Locations

The following historic locations are located in Memphis, Tennessee. Please select a historic place in Memphis to view detailed information including address information, historical signifiance, and much more.
Adams Avenue Historic District
Adams and Washington Aves.
Memphis, TN
Courthouse, Religious Structure, Government Office, Financial Institution
Anderson--Coward House
919 Coward Pl.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Annesdale
1325 Lamar Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Annesdale Park Historic District
Roughly bounded by Peabody and Goodbar Aves., Cleveland St. and Rosenstein Pl.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Annesdale-Snowden Historic District
Roughly bounded by I-255, Lamar Ave. and Heistan Pl
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Ashlar Hall
1397 Central Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Austin, John Alexander, House
290 S. Front St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Bank of Commerce and Trust Company Building
45 S. 2nd St.
Memphis, TN
Financial Institution
Barton, Pauline Cheek, House
6562 Green Shadows Ln.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Beale Street Historic District (Boundary Decrease)
Beale St. from Main to 2nd
Memphis, TN
Theater, Music Facility, Business
Beale Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)
Jct. of Beale and 4th Sts.
Memphis, TN
Park
Beale Street Historic District
Beale St. from 2nd to 4th Sts.
Memphis, TN
Music Facility, Business, Single Dwelling, Financial Institution, Theater
Bowles, Robert S., House
544-548 Vance Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Boyce-Gregg House
317 S. Highland St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Bradford-Maydwell House
648 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Brister, John Willard, Library
Memphis State University campus
Memphis, TN
College
Brooks, Wilks, House
2000 Old Oak Dr.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Calvary Episcopal Church and Parish House
102 N. 2nd St.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
Capt. Harris House
2106 Young St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Carrier, Robert M., House
642 S. Willett St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Central Gardens Historic District
Roughly bounded by Rembert St., York, Cleveland and Eastmoreland Aves.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Central High School
306 S. Bellevue Blvd.
Memphis, TN
School
Chickasaw Heritage Park
Jct. of Ricverside Blvd and Ornamental Metal Museum Dr.
Memphis, TN
Village Site, Religious Structure
Chucalissa Indian Village
Mitchell Rd.
Memphis, TN
Village Site, Ceremonial Site
Clancy, Cornelius Lawrence, House
911 Kerr Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Collins Chapel CME Church and Site
678 Washington Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
Columbian Mutual Tower
60 N. Main St.
Memphis, TN
Business
Cooper--Young Historic District
Roughly bounded by L & N Railroad tracks, E. Parkway S., Southern Ave., and S. McLean Blvd.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Manufacturing Facility, Secondary Structure, Business
Cordova School
1017 Sanga Rd.
Memphis, TN
School
Cotton Row Historic District
S. Front St. between Monroe and Gayoso Aves.
Memphis, TN
Water-Related, Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse, Business
Court Square Historic District
Roughly bounded by Riverside Dr., N. 2nd St., Madison and Jefferson Aves.
Memphis, TN
Business
Crump, E. H., House
1962 Peabody Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Darnell, Rowland J., House
1433 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Civic
Davies Manor
9336 Davies Plantation Rd.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Agricultural Outbuildings
Delmar--Lema Historic District
1044-1066 Delmar Ave;1044-1060, 1041-1061 Lemar Pl.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Dermon Building
46 N. 3rd St.
Memphis, TN
Business
Dixie Greyhound Bus Lines Complex
525 N. Main St.
Memphis, TN
Business
Douglass High School
3200 Mount Olive Rd.
Memphis, TN
School
East Buntyn Historic District
Roughly bounded by Central and Southern Aves. and Ellsworth and Greer Sts.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Edway Building
147 Jefferson Ave.
Memphis, TN
Business
Elam Homestead
1428 Fox St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Ellis, William C., and Sons Ironworks and Machine Shop
231-245 S. Front St.
Memphis, TN
Manufacturing Facility
Elmwood Cemetery
824 Dudley St.
Memphis, TN
Elmwood Cemetery Office and Entrance Bridge
824 S. Dudley St.
Memphis, TN
Organizational, Road-Related
Evergreen Historic District
Roughly bounded by N. Parkway, Kenilworth St., Watkins St., and Court Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Park
Fairview Junior High School
750 E. Parkway S.
Memphis, TN
School
First Baptist Church
379 Beale Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
First Baptist Church
538 Linden Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
First Colored Baptist Church
682 S. Lauderdale St.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
First Congregational Church and Parish House
234 S. Watkins St.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
First Methodist Church
204 N. 2nd St.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
First Presbyterian Church
166 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
Fountain Court Historic District
1155-1229 Fountain Court
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Fowlkes-Boyle House
208 Adams Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Galloway--Speedway Historic District
N. Parkway, Faxon, Greenlaw, Galloway, and Forrest Aves.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Religious Structure, Public Works, Road-Related, Multiple Dwelling, Fire Station, Secondary Structure
Gartly-Ramsay Hospital
696 Jackson Ave.
Memphis, TN
Hospital
Gaston Park Historic District
1046 S. Third St.
Memphis, TN
Park, Sport Facility
Gayoso--Peabody Historic District (Boundary Increase, Boundary Decrease)
Roughly along S. Main St. from McCall Place to Monroe Ave.
Memphis, TN
Business, Department Store, Specialty Store, Hotel
Gayoso--Peabody Historic District
Roughly along S. Main St. from McCall Pl. to Monroe Ave.
Memphis, TN
Professional, Hotel, Restaurant, Business
Glenview Historic District
Bounded by Souther RR, Lamar Ave., S. Parkway E., and Frisco RR
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store, Religious Structure, Park, Street Furniture/Object
Goodwyn Street Historic District
Goodwyn St. from Central to Southern Aves.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Grace Episcopal Church
555 Vance Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
Graceland
3764 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Greenlaw Addition Historic District
Roughly bounded by Bethel, Thomas, 7th, Auction, and 2nd Sts.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Green Meadows--Poplar Glen Historic District
Roughly along Union Ave.Ext., Patricia Dr., Madison Ave., Ashlawn Rd., Ashlawn Cove, and Alicia Dr.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Greenstone Apartments
1116-1118 Poplar Ave. and 200 Waldran Blvd.
Memphis, TN
Multiple Dwelling
Greenwood
1560 Central Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Guthrie Elementary School
951 Chelsea Ave.
Memphis, TN
School
Hayley, Patrick, House
604 Vance Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Hein Park Historic District
Bounded by Charles Pl., Jackson Ave., Trezevant St, and N. Parkway Dr.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
High Point Terrace Historic District
Bounded by Highland, Eastland and Swan Ridge Circle, Walnut Grove and Sam Cooper
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Hill, A. B., Elementary School
1372 Latham St.
Memphis, TN
School
Hotel Claridge
109 N. Main St.
Memphis, TN
Hotel
Humes, L.C., High School
659 N. Manassas
Memphis, TN
School
Hunt-Phelan House
533 Beale Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Idlewild Historic District
Roughly bounded by S. Cooper St., Linden Ave., Rembert St., and Central Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Specialty Store
Lauderdale Courts Public Housing Project
Danny Thomas Blvd., Alabama Ave., Exchange Ave., 3rd St., and Winchester
Memphis, TN
Multiple Dwelling
Lauderdale Walker Elementary School
995 S. Lauderdale St.
Memphis, TN
School
Lee and Fontaine Houses of the James Lee Memorial
680--690 Adams Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Lee, James, House
239 Adams Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Lee, Lt. George W., House
563 Stephens Pl.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
LeMoyne College Historic District
Roughly bounded by Walker, Hollis Price, Crown and alley to rear of Sweeney Hall
Memphis, TN
College
LeMoyne Gardens Public Housing Project
Walker, Porter, Provine, and Neptune Sts.
Memphis, TN
Multiple Dwelling
Lenox School
519 S. Edgewood Ave.
Memphis, TN
School
Libertyland Grand Carousel
Libertyland Theme Park
Memphis, TN
Outdoor Recreation
Linden Station and Reichman-Crosby Warehouse
245, 281, 291 Wagner Pl.
Memphis, TN
Warehouse
Love, George Collins, House
619 N. 7th St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Lowenstein, Abraham, House
217 N. Waldran Blvd.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Lowenstein, B., & Brothers Building
27 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN
Department Store
Lowenstein House
756 Jefferson Ave.
Memphis, TN
Hotel, Single Dwelling
Madison-Monroe Historic District
Madison and Monroe Aves., Main and 2nd Sts.
Memphis, TN
Magevney House
198 Adams Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Martin Memorial Temple CME Church
65 S. Parkway West
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
Mason Temple, Church of God in Christ
958 Mason St.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
Maury Elementary School
272 N. Bellevue Blvd.
Memphis, TN
School
Maxwelton
3105 Southern Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Medical Arts Building and Garage
248 Madison Ave. and 11 N. 4th St.
Memphis, TN
Medical Business/Office, Road-Related
Melrose School
843 Dallas St.
Memphis, TN
School
Memphis Merchants Exchange
2nd St. and Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN
Business
Memphis National Cemetery
3568 Townes Ave.
Memphis, TN
Cemetery
Memphis Parkway System
S. Parkway W., S. Parkway E., E Parkway S., E. Parkway N., N. Parkway
Memphis, TN
Road-Related
Memphis Pink Palace Museum
3050 Central Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Memphis Queen II Floating Vessel
Foot of Monroe at Riverside Dr.
Memphis, TN
Water-Related
Memphis Street Railway Company Office and Streetcar Complex
821 Beale St.
Memphis, TN
Rail-Related
Memphis Trust Building
12 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN
Financial Institution
Mid-South Coliseum
996 Early Maxwell Blvd.
Memphis, TN
Moore, William R., Dry Goods Building
183 Monroe Ave.
Memphis, TN
Business
Mosby-Bennett House
626 Poplar Pike
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Newburger, Joseph, House
168 E. Parkway, South
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Normal Station Historic District
Roughly bounded by Highland, Goodlett, Southern RR, and rear property lines of Marion and parcels on Park
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Cemetery, Specialty Store
Orpheum Theatre
197 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN
Theater
Overton Park Historic District
Roughly bounded by Poplar Ave., E. Parkway N., N. Parkway E., and Kenilworth St.
Memphis, TN
Outdoor Recreation, Museum, Animal Facility, Park
Overton Parkway Historic District
Roughly bounded by Cooper St., East Parkway, Poplar and Madison Sts.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Paisley Hall
1822 Overton Park Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Patton-Bejach House
1085 Poplar St
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Peabody Elementary School
2086 Young Ave.
Memphis, TN
School
Peabody Hotel
149 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN
Hotel
Pinch--North Main Commercial District (Boundary Increase)
122 Jackson Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Pinch-North Main Commercial District
Roughly bounded by N. Front and N. 2nd Sts., Commerce and Auction Aves.
Memphis, TN
Hotel, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Pope, Leroy, Elementary School
190 Chelsea Ave.
Memphis, TN
School
Porter, Dr. D. T., Building
10 N. Main St.
Memphis, TN
Business
Porter--Leath Home
850 N. Manassas St.
Memphis, TN
Institutional Housing
Presley, Elvis, House
1034 Audubon Dr.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Randolph House
546 Beale St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Rayner, Eli, House
1020 Rayner St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Richards, Newton Copeland, House
975 Peabody Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Roulhac, Dr. Christopher M., House
810 McLemore Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Rozelle Elementary School
993 Roland St.
Memphis, TN
School
Saunders, Clarence, Estate
5922 Quince
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Scimitar Building
179 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN
Communications Facility, Business
Sculptures of Dionicio Rodriguez at Memorial Park Cemetery
5668 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN
Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Second Congregational Church
764 Walker Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
Second Presbyterian Church
280 Hernando St.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
Shadowlawn Historic District
Roughly bounded by Shadowlawn, Wellington, S. Parkway and Essex Sts.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Shrine Building
66 Monroe Ave.
Memphis, TN
Business
South Bluffs Warehouse Historic District
Roughly S. Front St., Wagner Pl., and Tennesee St. from Beale St. to Calhoun Ave.
Memphis, TN
Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse, Business
South Main Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)
663 S. Main St.
Memphis, TN
Rail-Related
South Main Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)
384 Mulberry and 129 Talbot
Memphis, TN
Multiple Dwelling
South Main Street Historic District
Roughly S. Main St. between Webster and Linden, and Mulberry between Calhoun and Vance Aves.
Memphis, TN
Specialty Store, Business
South Parkway-Heiskell Farm Historic District
S. Parkway E. and E. Parkway S.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Southwestern at Memphis Historic District
2000 N. Parkway
Memphis, TN
College
Southwestern at Memphis Sorority Row Historic District
2000 North Parkway, Rhodes College
Memphis, TN
Educational Related Housing
Speedway Terrace Historic District
Roughly bounded by N. Watkins, Snowden, N. Bellevue, and Forrest Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Steele Hall
LeMoyne-Owen College campus
Memphis, TN
School
Stephens-Cochran House
784 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Sterick Building
8 N. 3rd St.
Memphis, TN
Business
St. Mary's Cathedral, Chapel, and Diocesan House
700, 714, and 692 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure, Church Related Residence
St. Mary's Catholic Church
155 Market St.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
Stonewall Place Historic District
Stonewall St. between Poplar Ave. and North Pkwy.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
St. Paul Avenue Historic District
751-53 to 775-77 St. Paul Ave., and 558 Boyd St.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Strathmore Place Historic District
Strathmore Circle East, North, and South, and 280 and 292 East Parkway
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Secondary Structure
Stratton, Leslie M., YMCA
245 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN
Hotel, Civic, Sport Facility
St. Thomas Catholic Church and Convent
588 E. Trigg Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
Sun Record Company, Memphis Recording Service
706 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN
Professional
Tennessee Brewery
477 Tennessee St.
Memphis, TN
Processing
Tennessee Club-Overall Goodbar Building
128--130 Court Ave.
Memphis, TN
Civic, Business
Tennessee Trust Building
81 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN
Financial Institution
Third Additon to Jackson Terrace Historic District
Henry Ave., Hardin Ave., Atlantic Ave. and Crump Ave.
Memphis, TN
Multiple Dwelling
Toof Building
195 Madison Ave.
Memphis, TN
Manufacturing Facility, Business
Toof, John S., House
246 Adams Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Tri-State Bank
386 Beale St.
Memphis, TN
Specialty Store, Business
Tri State Iron Works
61 Keel Ave.
Memphis, TN
Manufacturing Facility
Union Avenue Methodist Episcopal Church, South
2117 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure
U.S. Marine Hospital Executive Building and Laundry-Kitchen
360 and 374 W. California Ave.
Memphis, TN
Hospital
U.S. Post Office-Front Street Station
1 N. Front St.
Memphis, TN
Courthouse, Customhouse, Post Office, Government Office
Vance-Pontotoc Historic District
An irregular pattern along Vance and Pontotoc Aves.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Veterans Administration Hospital Complex, No. 88--Memphis
1025 E. H. Crump Blvd. E.
Memphis, TN
Hospital
Victorian Village District
Adams and Jefferson Sts.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling
Vollintine Evergreen Avalon Historic District
Roughly bounded by Stonewall, Vollintine, and Evergreen Sts., and Cypress Creek
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store, School
Vollintine Evergreen Historic District
Roughly bounded by Watkins St., Vollintine Ave., Faxon Ave., Jackson Ave., and University St.
Memphis, TN
Religious Structure, Public Works, Specialty Store, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Vollintine Evergreen North Historic District
Roughly bounded by Mclean Blvd., Vollintine Ave., University St., and Rainbow Cir.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Wells--Arrington Historic District
563-610 Arrington Ave. and 556-601 Wells Ave.
Memphis, TN
Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling
Zion Cemetery
S. Pky. E. at Pillow St.
Memphis, TN
Cemetery
 

 
 
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