Graceland Stable Tours Starting Memorial Day Weekend
May 10, 2011
Back by popular demand! This summer, we will again offer stable tours for guests at Elvis Presley's Graceland. The tours will begin on the Memorial Day weekend of May 27 -30, 2011.
Artifacts on display as part of the Elvis Presley stable tour include saddles used by Elvis and his entourage, personal western wear worn by Elvis, checks and documents related to the purchase of some of Elvis’ horses, and home movie footage of Elvis on horseback at Graceland.
See a gallery of photos taken of the Elvis Presley stable!
Built on the Southeast corner of Graceland by its original owners in 1939, the Graceland stable currently houses four horses. After Elvis bought the 13-acre estate in 1957, he often rode his horses around the property and even up to the front gate to sign autographs for fans.
Of the four horses currently living at Graceland, Max, Tucker and Bandit were adopted after being rescued. The fourth, Candy, was a gift.
The Graceland stables will be open weekends, extended holiday weekends, and during Elvis Week. Daily tour times are at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 1:00 p.m. A schedule is posted below:
Memorial Day Weekend (Friday, May 27th - Monday, May 30th)
Saturdays and Sundays only
July 4th Holiday Weekend (Friday, July 1st - Monday, July 4th)
Saturdays and Sundays after July 4th
Saturdays and Sundays all month
Elvis Week (Friday, August 12th - Tuesday, August 16th)
Labor Day Weekend (Friday, September 2nd - Monday, September 5th)
Stable tour prices:
Adults - $15
Seniors (62+) - $13.50
Students (13-17 or with College ID) - $13.50
Children (7-12) - $8
Children 6 and younger tour FREE
Elvis Insiders save 10%
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Schedule is subject to weather conditions, safety issues and availability.