Elvis Presley Birthplace in Tupelo, Mississippi

Humble beginnings

Elvis Presley Birthplace

About Elvis Presley Birthplace

Elvis Aaron Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi on January 8, 1935 to Vernon and Gladys Presley. Born in a two-room house built by his father, grandfather and uncle, Elvis was one of twin brothers born to the Presleys. His brother, Jessie Garon was stillborn. Elvis grew up in Tupelo surrounded by his extended family including his grandparents, aunts, uncles and cousins.

The house, built by his father with $180, draws over 50,000 visitors each year from across the world and is part of the 15-acre Elvis Presley Park. The home is a Mississippi landmark and the centerpiece of the park which includes, among many other exhibits, the popular photo-op “Elvis at 13″ statue and Elvis’ childhood church.

Contact Information

306 Elvis Presley Dr
Tupelo, Mississippi

Hours of Operation: Mon-Sat 9-5, Sun 1-5

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