April 4, 1968: Civil rights leader, MLK Jr. was shot to death at a hotel in Memphis. The official story was a single shot fired by James Earl Ray from 200 feet away at a nearby motel struck King in the neck.  Photo: Ralph Abernathy, with Mrs. King and her children lead a massive march through through the streets of Memphis.

April 4, 1968: Civil rights leader, MLK Jr. was shot to death at a hotel in Memphis. The official story was a single shot fired by James Earl Ray from 200 feet away at a nearby motel struck King in the neck. Photo: Ralph Abernathy, with Mrs. King and her children lead a massive march through through the streets of Memphis.

Memphis: Romantic Hotels in Memphis, TN: Romantic Hotel Reviews: 10Best

Memphis: Romantic Hotels in Memphis, TN: Romantic Hotel Reviews: 10Best

USA - Peabody Ducks @ the Peabody Hotel in Memphis. My duck name is Mr. Peabody that's too cool

USA - Peabody Ducks @ the Peabody Hotel in Memphis. My duck name is Mr. Peabody that's too cool

The Peabody Hotel, Memphis Tennessee  I was here in September 2013. I loved this place :) I swear it's haunted though!!

The Peabody Hotel, Memphis Tennessee I was here in September 2013. I loved this place :) I swear it's haunted though!!

Elvis Presley photographed in a room on the sixth floor of the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN, last week of July 1956. Photo by journalist Lloyd Shearer, on assignment for "Parade" magazine. Later that day Elvis would get a fresh haircut at Jim’s Barber Shop on Main Street in Memphis.

Elvis Presley photographed in a room on the sixth floor of the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN, last week of July 1956. Photo by journalist Lloyd Shearer, on assignment for "Parade" magazine. Later that day Elvis would get a fresh haircut at Jim’s Barber Shop on Main Street in Memphis.

Elvis photographed by journalist Lloyd Shearer on the sixth floor of the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN in the last week of July 1956, on assignment for "Parade" magazine. Later that day Elvis would get a fresh haircut at Jim’s Barber Shop on Main Street in Memphis.

Elvis photographed by journalist Lloyd Shearer on the sixth floor of the Peabody Hotel in Memphis, TN in the last week of July 1956, on assignment for "Parade" magazine. Later that day Elvis would get a fresh haircut at Jim’s Barber Shop on Main Street in Memphis.

From great food and music to historical buildings and speakeasies, there are so many great things to see and do in Nashville, Tennessee.

16 Ideas for Your Next Trip to Nashville

From great food and music to historical buildings and speakeasies, there are so many great things to see and do in Nashville, Tennessee.

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