It’s been 40 years since Elvis Presley’s residence of Graceland opened to the general public for excursions. The final member of the family to reside there was The King’s Aunt Delta, who died in 1993, lengthy after the home grew to become a museum. However, the late star’s daughter Lisa Marie Presley nonetheless likes to go to what continues to be very a lot residence for her, together with throughout the holidays.
Graceland archivist Angie Marchese has beforehand mentioned in a Graceland livestream: “One in every of Lisa’s favorite issues to do right here is to truly share together with her youngsters and her buddies her recollections of Graceland. And do issues that Elvis and her used to do like experience golf carts or see the horses and issues like that. They do come very often. That is nonetheless her residence.”
Requested if the kitchen home equipment nonetheless work, the Elvis knowledgeable mentioned: “Sure the kitchen home equipment do work. They’re turned off for fireplace security, however they do nonetheless work. And when Lisa Marie and her household are right here we fireplace then up and typically they’ll have dinner right here within the mansion.”
The china The King’s daughter makes use of for such meals is stored in a secret room that is not on the tour.
Lisa Marie beforehand instructed USA Immediately: “It’s a really particular place…it shuts down fairly good at evening. I’ve household that I really like very a lot who reside there in Memphis. Once I go… I go to [Graceland]. Now we have dinner there. My household nonetheless goes there, and we nonetheless have a life there.”
Requested what she and her youngsters do after they go to Elvis’ residence, Lisa Marie highlighted the occasional Thanksgiving, saying: “Mother wasn’t there then, however we will be there in a few weeks, collectively. I’ve stayed there [overnight] prior to now however not not too long ago, no.”