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American Queen Steamboat Company St. Louis Cruise Reviews

American Queen Steamboat Company
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16 American Queen Steamboat Company St. Louis Cruise Reviews


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PBFoodie

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Too many changes

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We so enjoyed our “Civil War” cruise on the Duchess that we booked this trip “In the Footsteps of Mark Twain”. Two days before departure we were told due to the high waters the trip was changed -every port ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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KeithandLiz

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

An American Dream come true on American Queen

This was probably the best cruise experience my wife and I ever had in over 16 years of cruising on a variety of cruise lines. The all-American crew provided first class service and did put some meaning to the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Ravens68

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Never again !

Chose this cruise because it was a new vessel and we wanted to sail the upper Mississippi. Instead of leaving from St. Louis we were bused to another city and sat for several hours. This American Duchess ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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JWYBLF

7 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Way to See the Mississippi River

First U.S. river cruise and this was absolutely delightful. The staterooms and the entire boat was furnished in antique furniture combined with modern appointments. The bathrooms are full hotel size and the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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CookieLady

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

The Mark Twain Experience - or Gilligan's Island?

This was our second AQSC cruise. We chose the "Mark Twain Experience" on the American Queen from St. Louis to Minneapolis with stops in between along the Upper Mississippi. Unfortunately, we received an email the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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henrykchang

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Missed Two Ports and Cold Inside

Enjoyed our previous Lower Mississippi and Columbia River cruises. Should have a good time and cultural experience with this Upper Mississippi cruise. We especially enjoyed the carefree and relaxing hop on and ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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2 gramas on the loose

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Part of our bucket list filled.

We chose this cruise as part of our bucket list. The hotel in St.Louis was excellent, all service people very good. The Urban City Park was the highlight. All connections were flawless. Boarding the boat was a ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Bonnie R

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

One of the Best Things I've Ever Done!

My river cruise on the American Queen was one of the best things I've ever done and that's saying a lot after a 35-year airline career! A Mississippi River paddlewheeler has been on my bucket list since the Delta ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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DVCRUISEWORLD

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Love the American Queen

This was my fourth cruise on American Queen in 15 months, all different itineraries. I am usually an Ocean and Expedition cruiser, but I have totally fallen in love with American Queen. Unlike most river cruise ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Caroline Paulson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

American Queen theme cruises are pure Americana!

I sailed on the first Mark Twain theme cruise on the American Queen August 23rd. I suffer from vertigo which becomes massively worse if I lie down and turn my head. This means that I must sleep sitting up, ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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George Werderich

2 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Once again American Queen shines

This being our fifth trip on the American Queen we had high expectations. And once again they were fulfilled. The service is excellent, the food wonderful and plentiful and very available. The shows are ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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m_mannim

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

American Queen is truly a gem

We just returned from a riverboat cruise up the Mississippi, from St. Louis to St. Paul on the American Queen steamboat. What a relaxing way to travel on the Mississippi. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves on this ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Kathymannion

1 Review Written

A Great Experience on the Upper Mississippi

I recently did a week long cruise on the upper Mississippi on the American Queen. Gliding up the river on this paddle wheel boat was a great way to experience our mid west. The overall experience was excellent. The ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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DQ smile

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous

This was my Fifth cruise on the AMERICAN QUEEN. Due to high water on the Mississippi River we could not board in St. Louis, as planned. But the company contacted my group to let us know of the change in plans. As ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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padrek

40 Reviews Written

130 Helpful Votes

Another GREAT AQ trip

This was my fourth AQ trip - Columbia/Snake River, Ohio River, lower Mississippi and this one on the upper Mississippi from St Louis to Minneapolis/St Paul, MN. As always AQ trips start with an overnight in the ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Ravens68

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

This new ship should never had sailed. Every department was miserable !

This was a brand new vessel that was sailing from New Orleans to Red Wing, Minnesota. We were interested in the shore excursions of which 3 did not take place. Our cabin was missing furniture, closet hangers, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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