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Unlock the 901: Your Ultimate Guide to Free Summer Fun in Memphis and Shelby County

Attention parents of Shelby County, Tennessee! Summer is just around the corner and we have exciting news to share with you. The 901 Student Passport is back, and it's better than ever! This year, the Student Passport features year-round programming and benefits for school-aged children of all ages. So, if you're looking for fun and memorable experiences for your family, then activate your Student Passport today and unlock the 901!


Growing up in Memphis and Shelby County is a one-of-a-kind experience, and the 901 Student Passport makes it even better. With its wide range of free attractions and events, your children will have the time of their lives this summer. Thanks to the following museums, gardens, and other cultural institutions for making their attractions free for students who present the 901 Student Passport card between May 29, 2023, and August 2, 2023:

  • Memphis Zoo: Who doesn't love animals? Your children will have a blast exploring the Memphis Zoo, which is home to over 3,500 animals representing more than 500 species. From the African savannah to the polar bear exhibit, your kids will have an unforgettable adventure.

  • Dixon Gallery and Gardens: If your children are interested in art and nature, then the Dixon Gallery and Gardens is the perfect place for them. With its stunning gardens and impressive art collection, your family will feel like you've been transported to another world.

  • Pink Palace Museum: Do your children love history? Then they'll be thrilled to explore the Pink Palace Museum, which has a fascinating collection of exhibits on Memphis history, science, and technology. Plus, with its planetarium and IMAX theater, your kids will have a truly out-of-this-world experience.

  • Memphis Botanic Garden: There's nothing like spending a summer day outdoors, and the Memphis Botanic Garden is the perfect place to do it. With its beautiful gardens, ponds, and walking trails, your family will have a relaxing and enjoyable day in nature.

But that's not all! The 901 Student Passport also gives your children access to year-round programming, including classes, workshops, and special events. Whether your child is interested in science, music, or theater, there's something for everyone.


So, what are you waiting for? Activate your Student Passport today and unlock the 901! With its free attractions and year-round programming, your children will have an exciting and fun-filled summer in Memphis and Shelby County. Plus, you'll be creating memories that will last a lifetime.


As parents, we all know how important it is to keep our children engaged and learning, especially during the summer months. The 901 Student Passport provides a unique opportunity for your children to explore the best of Memphis and Shelby County while having fun and expanding their horizons.


In conclusion, the 901 Student Passport is an incredible opportunity for your family to have an unforgettable summer. With its free attractions and year-round programming, your children will have a blast exploring Memphis and Shelby County. So, activate your Student Passport today and unlock the 901!


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