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American Queen Steamboat Company

There’s no more unique way to enjoy a Mississippi river cruise and experience the history, heritage and culture of America’s heartland than a voyage aboard a genuine steamboat like the American Queen. Stroll through charming towns and vibrant Mississippi river cities. Explore historic ports of call like New Orleans, Natchez, Mark Twain’s Hannibal, Chattanooga and Pittsburgh, just to name a few. Along the way, you’ll learn about the great events and people that have contributed to America’s history and culture. Your American Queen Steamboating river cruise on the Mississippi, Ohio and Tennessee rivers awaits you. Experience the heartland of America as never before—from the decks of the grand, elegant Steamer American Queen.

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Featured Vacations

9 Day Antebellum South

From New Orleans to Memphis
Aboard the American Duchess™
Choose your travel date January – November 2020

Only With AAA:

  • Save $100 per booking
  • Get up to a $70 shipboard credit per person on 2020 sailings

AAA price from $3,198*
To Book: Call 888-AAA-SHIP
(888-222-7447)

Taxes, fees, and port expense included. Advertised price is for the 05/24/20 sailing in a category IS interior stateroom.

9 Day THE MAGNIFICENT PACIFIC NORTHWEST

From Vancouver, Washington to Clarkston, Washington
Aboard the American Empress®
Choose your travel date March – December 2020

Only With AAA:

  • Save $100 per booking
  • Get up to a $70 shipboard credit per person on 2020 sailings

AAA price from $4,198*
To Book: Call 888-AAA-SHIP
(888-222-7447)

Taxes, fees, and port expense included. Advertised price is for the 09/13/20 sailing in a category E Veranda stateroom.

16 Day The Mighty Mississsippi

Red Wing (Minneapolis) to New Orleans
Aboard the American Queen
August 11, 2019

Only With AAA:

  • Save $100 per booking
  • Get up to a $70 shipboard credit per person on 2020 sailings

AAA price from $4,399*
To Book: Call 888-AAA-SHIP
(888-222-7447)

9 Day Lewis & Clark

Pittsburgh to Louisville
Aboard the American Duchess
July 21, 2019

Only With AAA:

  • Save $100 per booking
  • Get up to a $70 shipboard credit per person on 2020 sailings

AAA price from $2,599*
To Book: Call 888-AAA-SHIP
(888-222-7447)

9 Day MARK TWAIN’S MISSISSIPPI

From Alton, Missouri to Red Wing, Minnesota
Aboard the American Queen®
July 26, 2020 or August 9, 2020

Only With AAA:

  • Save $100 per booking
  • Get up to a $70 shipboard credit per person on 2020 sailings

AAA price from $2,598*
To Book: Call 888-AAA-SHIP
(888-222-7447)

Taxes, fees, and port expense included. Advertised price is for the 07/26/20 sailing in a category E interior stateroom.

9 Day ENDURING LEGACY OF THE CIVIL WAR

From Memphis to New Orleans
Aboard the American Queen®
March 15, 2020 or November 15, 2020

Only With AAA:

  • Save $100 per booking
  • Get up to a $70 shipboard credit per person on 2020 sailings

AAA price from $2,398*
To Book: Call 888-AAA-SHIP
(888-222-7447)

Taxes, fees, and port expense included. Advertised price is for the 03/15/20 sailing in a category E interior stateroom.