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American Queen Steamboat Company
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American Queen Steamboat Company Ship Reviews

American Queen
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American Queen
Ranked #1 of 2 American Queen Steamboat Company Ships
72% Loved It
  • Pro: Small ship with big-ship amenities like spa services, a pool and main theater entertainment
  • Con: Culinary options for picky eaters or cruisers with special dietary needs are limited
  • Bottom Line: The perfect Mississippi cruise option for active travelers who appreciate dining and entertainment choices
  • Launched: 1996/2012; Passengers: 436
American Empress
American Empress
Ranked #2 of 2 American Queen Steamboat Company Ships
100% Loved It
  • Immersive historic itineraries on Columbia and Snake rivers
  • Exceptional dining options using locally sourced ingredients
  • Included hop-on, hop-off bus excursions
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 223
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American Queen Steamboat Company Member Reviews

86% Loved It

My grandparents wanted to go on a cruise up the Mississippi and I had always wanted to see New Orleans so I came with. I was not aware that there ... Read more
by cgr17
My husband always wanted to cruise on the "Big Muddy", the Mississippi River, and we decided the American Queen Steamboat Company offered ... Read more
by Happy Traveler Girl
This is an amazing cruise! The ports and shore excursions were excellent, the food very well presented and excellent, the staff was very warm and ... Read more
by lee l
All of my adult life, I have scoffed at the ads on TV and in the media touting cruises and cruise lines. The prospect of spending days on board a ... Read more
by mitchhellman
This is second trip on Empress. We were doing it to relive route of Lewis and Clark. Our previous trip on the boat had been very nice. So we did it ... Read more
by George Werderich
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