When in Tunica, take advantage of the short distance to Memphis and check out the following:
- Dixon Art Gallery
- Memphis Botanical Garden
- The Memphis Zoo
- Mud Island
- Peabody Hotel
- Beale Street
Offers antiques and specialty shops, with southern hospitality.
Mississippi's Travel attraction of the year. Located in Tunica's casino resort area, the Tunica RiverPark Museum is open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The river boat offers three cruises each day, including a dinner cruise. www.tunicariverpark.com.
Located on Hwy 61 next to the Paul Battle Arena. This museum is open Mon-Sat, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is free.
G.W. Henderson Fitness Center
Located on Hwy 61 next to the Paul Battle Arena. Fitness center features all the latest cardio, nautilus, and free weights. Also features the Aquatic Center with Olympic-size pool with deluxe diving platforms, swimming lanes and an outstanding children's pool area. Separate admission for each. One day and three day passes available. Fitness Center open Monday thru Friday 6 a.m. to 8 p.m., 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Aquatic Center has extended hours on Tuesday and Thursday, 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
River Bend Links
Located in a sweeping bend in the Mississippi River, River Bend Links offers golfers a chance to experience the simple beauty and peacefulness of the Mississippi Delta on the other side of the Big Levee outside Tunica, Mississippi. River Bend Links is a true Scottish links course design. With newly redone greens and a picturesque clubhouse, River Bend Links is located behind Resorts Tunica and is open daily to the public. www.riverbendlinks.com