30 contributing buildings.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.
Also known as:
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.(read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000731