American Queen Steamboat Uniquely American river cruises

Experience the historic authenticity of the Mississippi River aboard the celebrated American Queen or the new American Duchess and discover America from the indescribable perspective of the river.

About American Queen Steamboat

We offer the most inclusive river cruise experience in North America with pre-cruise hotel stays, wine and beer with dinner, shore excursions in each port and tantalizing, regionally-inspired cuisine. The lower region of the Mississippi is like taking a step back in time. The upper region of the Mississippi reveals the inspiration behind Mark Twain's famed literary classics while acquainting you with storybook American towns, vibrant cities and indigenous wildlife.

A Mississippi river cruise is the perfect getaway for nature lovers and history buffs alike. Join us for an unparalleled journey through authentic America; it is a unique experience unlike anything you have ever encountered!

The American Queen Steamboat Fleet

Climb aboard an iconic steamboat and explore a slice of American history on our Mississippi River cruises. Offering a unique on-the-river perspective, our voyages create the perfect getaway for nature and history lovers alike. Enjoy our richly appointed paddlewheelers and steamboats that offer beautiful staterooms and suites, restaurants and spacious decks for watching the river sights go by.

American Duchess
American Queen
American Empress

Some example American Queen Steamboat Cruises

Below is a small selection of the wide range of cruises available with American Queen Steamboat. For more details click on on of the links below.

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