Beale Street Historic District

Beale St. from 2nd to 4th Sts., Memphis, Tennessee. County/parish: Shelby.

NRIS 66000731

30 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

Also known as:

  • See Also: Beale Street Historic District (Boundary Decrease)

From Wikipedia:

Beale Street

Beale Street is a street in Downtown Memphis, Tennessee, which runs from the Mississippi River to East Street, a distance of approximately 1.8 miles (2.9 km). It is a significant location in the city's history, as well as in the history of the blues. Today, the blues clubs and restaurants that line Beale Street are major tourist attractions in Memphis. Festivals and outdoor concerts frequently bring large crowds to the street and its surrounding areas.

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Architects:

  • Unknown

Architectural styles:

  • Late 19Th And 20Th Century Revivals
  • Late 19Th And Early 20Th Century American Movements

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000731

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