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North America > United States of America > South (United States of America) > Mississippi > Mississippi Hills > Tupelo


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Tupelo is a city in Northeast Mississippi that is known best for being the birthplace of Elvis Presley.

Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

By car[edit]

Tupelo is on US Route 78, between Memphis and Birmingham.

Get around[edit]

Map of Tupelo

Tupelo requires a car to see freely. A tour bus will keep you on the main tourist trail.


Civil War battlefields[edit]


  • Tupelo Furniture Market, where thousands of furniture retailers meet twice a year.
  • Tupelo Flea Market at the Tupelo Furniture market comes on the second weekend of every month except when the furniture markets in town. You can buy arts, crafts, furniture, cell phone accessories, clothes & purses, candy, even puppies. The list goes on.
  • 1 BancorpSouth Arena (Tupelo Coliseum). BancorpSouth Arena on Wikipedia BancorpSouth Arena (Q4854140) on Wikidata
  • North Mississippi Symphony Orchestra, 1800 W Main St, +1 662 842-8433. North Mississippi Symphony Orchestra on Wikipedia Tupelo Symphony Orchestra (Q7853525) on Wikidata





  • Airport TRACE INN Motel, 3400 W. Main St., +1 662-842-5555. Has Wi-Fi and an airport shuttle.
  • Hilton Garden Inn, 363 East Main Street.

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Routes through Tupelo
MemphisHolly Springs  W I-22.svg E  FultonBirmingham
Jackson, TNBooneville  N US 45.svg S  ColumbusMeridian
END ← Nashville ← Jct W US 412.svg EAlabama 20.svg E ← Jct W US 72.svg E  N Natchez Trace Parkway Logo.gif S  → Jct W US 82.svg E → Jct W Ellipse sign 12.svg ERidgelandJackson

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