Memphis tourist numbers approach 1 million a month

By , Daily Memphian Published: June 28, 2019 4:00 AM CT

Memphis Tourism reported the city and Shelby County drew 11.8 million visitors in 2018 and appear to be on pace to attract larger numbers in 2019.


Kirk Whalum Memphis Tourism travel and tourism
Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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