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Originally built in 1996 for the defunct Delta Queen Steamboat Company, the 436-passenger American Queen sat dormant between 2008 and 2012, after its owner went bust. But you just can't keep the world's ...
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DebMike1990
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was an impulse trip that my husband wanted to do. I thought going on this trip might be a little boring. Boy was I ... Read more
Steamboaters2
1 Review
Member Since 2013
1 Forum Post
In 1995, we took our first trip on the Grand American Queen (and a number of trips since then) so I had to be on board ... Read more
MarshaPB
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Definitely a cruise for older folk. My family and I plus friends took this cruise because we thought it would be a ... Read more
GailA2462gail
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The American Queen is a beautiful gracious lady, old fashioned in style, wonderfully appointed, and lovely. Traveling ... Read more
RyanS
1 Review
Member Since 2015
OK, just recently returned from a weeklong cruise aboard the American Queen (Memphis to New Orleans), and wanted to ... Read more
KirbyLiam
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This is clearly the most opulent steamboat ever built. The decor was beautiful. Everywhere I looked, there was great ... Read more
Sue bee
1 Review
Member Since 2015
I enjoyed the cruise as I just retired and it was very relaxing. It wasn't what I expected for sure. Just turned 60 and ... Read more
LeeJudy
1 Review
Member Since 2015
The boat itself is an interesting experience. It is like stepping back in history which is lovely. The food was ... Read more
Puttie
1 Review
Member Since 2011
The boat was very nice and old fashion. Housekeeping for the rooms needed improving. Sheets were not changed in a ... Read more
tom0445
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We sailed from New Orleans to Memphis and were very pleased with the experience. We were in suite 513 and it was clean ... Read more
Sillyworth
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We are not cruising people and therefore cannot compare this with other ocean or river cruises, but this trip is surely ... Read more
Iguzzu
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We booked and paid for the cruise over 9 months prior to departure to ensure we had a confirmed early dinner booking as ... Read more
Janetsilverlegend
1 Review
Member Since 2012
79 Forum Posts
We sailed March 13th. We arrived 3 days early and enjoyed New Orleans. The Hilton was expensive, and had lousy water ... Read more
firstcarolinaho
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Have been on numerous cruises & on several river cruises previously. Thought I would try the "Mighty ... Read more
setfortravel
2 Reviews
Member Since 2015
I had been on big ship cruises but not a boat cruise so this was a first. We went over Christmas when they had a 2 ... Read more
ewphillips1999
1 Review
Member Since 2015
Our family, grandparents, parents, and teenage boys went on the Christmas cruise from New Orleans to Vicksburg and ... Read more
Maeshel
3 Reviews
Member Since 2011
82 Forum Posts
First time river cruise. We enjoyed it very much Food: The food was better than I expected. Can't say that I had a ... Read more
purrcycat
1 Review
Member Since 2010
77 Forum Posts
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Voyage Our voyage on the American Queen was from Memphis, TN to New Orleans, LA and was Elvis-themed. It left on ... Read more
Kayaklady
1 Review
Member Since 2009
First the pros - the food was terrific and the staff is excellent. The cabins are tiny and very dark. Our first cabin ... Read more
Geraldmacboingboing
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
First sailed on the Queen when she was new (1998) so was interested to see how she has fared during this time with ... Read more
Martysteam
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We have been on many cruises (11), four of them river cruises. I am a history buff so the ship itself is important to ... Read more
BRIND
4 Reviews
Member Since 2014
Our package was two nights stay in Memphis, 7 nights on the American Queen followed by 2 nights in Mew Orleans. The ... Read more
rossgregg
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
The stay at the Hilton Hotel was just ok. The Hotel is very large and difficult to navigate. We checked in at the hotel ... Read more
DavidandPamela
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Due to a mistake on MY part, my wife, mother-in-law, and I showed up for our cruise one year to the day early (I signed ... Read more
TexasRCH
1 Review
Member Since 2009
89 Forum Posts
My wife and I have taken 16 cruises and this was the worst one yet. But before I get to the problems, I will cover the ... Read more

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