Be Inspired

The birthplace of the King of Rock ‘n Roll and headquarters to the Natchez Trace Parkway, one of America’s Top 10 National Parks, Tupelo is a place of exploration and inspiration. Imagine what you can do here!

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Eat Good

It has always been about the food in the South and the #tupelofoodie movement is alive and well in Tupelo.

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Question It

There is no better place to get the skinny on local attractions, food and hang-outs than from a true local.  We’ve tagged 4 people to help you plan your trip to Tupelo.

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Need a little more information on our upbeat, happy destination?  Here’s the place to download a visitors guide, request a printed guide and get all your questions answered!


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The Power of Possibility

From buffalo parks and $12 million car collections to one of the country’s most popular national parks and the birthplace of an international icon, things you thought could never happen in a small town like Tupelo happen all the time. That includes fabulous getaways where people make a connection—to each other and to Tupelo!

Make Tupelo yours by planning the perfect trip. Everywhere you see a + sign on the site, you can add that place to your personalized itinerary.

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Member of the media? Tupelo welcomes the opportunity to work with qualified travel media. High-res photos available via the link below.

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Discover the Beauty of the Natchez Trace

The Natchez Trace Parkway, one of America’s Top 10 National Parks, is headquartered in Tupelo, Mississippi – where the power of possibility helped turn a primitive trail into a national scenic treasure. Traveled by Native Americans over 8,000 years ago, the Natchez Trace Parkway spans 444 miles and reaches from Natchez, MS, to Nashville, TN. In Tupelo, guests can explore the Natchez Trace Parkway Visitor Center and discover the parkway’s history and inhabitants.  For visitor information on the Natchez Trace Parkway, visit

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The Elvis Presley Journey

Elvis Presley was born in a two-room house in East Tupelo where he grew up dreaming of becoming a superhero with wavy hair, a cape, and a lightning bolt on his chest. For his 10th birthday, his mother bought him a guitar from Tupelo Hardware Company. Ten years later, he made his first gold record. Imagine what you can do here.

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Some Epic Suggestions to Get you Started

We know it’s your trip and you know what you want, but we know Tupelo and want to help make this the perfect trip for you. We’ve put some ideas together to get you started. You can add one of our stops or an entire itinerary to your Tupelo Trip. Have fun building the perfect getaway!

The Americana Music Triangle

We're proud to be part of the Americana Music Triangle.

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