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Elvis Presley: ‘Unusual’ aspect of Graceland’s dining room The King kept when he moved in | Music | Entertainment

Elvis Presley famously lived at Graceland from 1957-1977 and made a quantity of additions and adjustments to the property together with the Jungle Room. The Memphis mansion was beforehand owned by the Moore household and there was one “unusual” half of the house that The King kept the identical. This “unique” aspect of Graceland is positioned in its dining room to at the present time.

Earlier this year, Express.co.uk took half in a digital stay tour of the Graceland mansion that was expertly guided by in-house archivist Angie Marchese.

While in the dining room, she identified the 2 buddha statues on the finish of the room on both aspect, sitting on cabinets in the corners.

Angie stated: “Now the really cool thing about this is these built-in bookshelves and buddhas were here when Elvis bought Graceland, which is so unusual.

“So the Moores actually had these here and Elvis just loved them.”

When Lisa Marie is at Graceland, the employees activate the Seventies period kitchen home equipment, that are kept off throughout excursions for hearth security.

Angie additionally shared how Elvis’ daughter likes to take a seat in the porch space simply outdoors The Jungle Room.

It’s the identical spot that The King’s grandmother Minnie Mae prefer to loosen up in, which isn’t stunning contemplating the view of the horses.

After the tour’s conclusion, a fan requested Angie: “When Priscilla and Lisa Marie visit Graceland do they listen to records on the jukebox in the TV room and do any of the family members play either the piano in the Music Room or the one in the Racquetball court? And do they ever swim in the pool?”

Angie stated: “They have listened to music in the house, but not in the jukebox on the record players.

“I have never seen any of the family play the pianos.

“But we do keep them tuned and clean to preserve them as instruments in case they want to.

“No swimming in the pool either. Their favourite thing to do is ride golf carts all over the property.”

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