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American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen Ship Information


The American Queen, with her bright red paddle wheel, towering fluted stacks and abundant fretwork, looks as though she just sailed out of the Victorian era. Her interiors are resplendent in mahogany, rich fabrics and Tiffany glass. The atmosphere onboard is warm, welcoming and friendly, and her all-American crew is the eptiome of Southern Hospitality.

American Queen Cruise Sailing Schedule


Use the American Queen cruise schedule calendar below to find a American Queen cruise sailing by destination or departure port.

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Mississippi River$1,599$2,699 $2,699$2,699$2,699$2,699$1,599$3,599$2,699$3,599
U.S. & Inland Waterways$2,699       $2,699  

Prices represent the lowest available price for a given sailing date, area, and/or month. All prices USD.

Upcoming American Queen Cruise Itineraries


Select an upcoming American Queen cruise itinerary list below to find a American Queen sailing itinerary by cruise area or departure port.

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Mississippi River

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06/20/20153 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$1,599$1,799-$3,599
12/27/20147 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
02/21/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
02/28/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
03/07/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
03/14/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
03/21/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
03/28/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
04/04/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
04/11/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
04/18/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
04/25/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
05/02/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
05/09/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
05/16/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
05/23/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
05/30/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
06/06/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
06/13/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
06/23/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,299$2,599-$4,999
06/29/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,299$2,599-$4,999
07/19/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Louis, MO

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
07/26/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Paul, MN

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
08/02/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Louis, MO

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
08/09/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Paul, MN

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
08/16/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Paul, MN

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
08/23/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Louis, MO

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
08/30/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Louis, MO

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
09/06/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Paul, MN

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
09/13/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Louis, MO

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
09/20/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Paul, MN

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
09/27/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Louis, MO

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
10/04/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Paul, MN

$3,599$3,999-$7,699
11/07/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
11/15/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
11/22/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
11/29/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
12/06/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
12/13/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
12/20/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Memphis, TN

$2,699$2,999-$8,499
12/27/20157 Night Mississippi River Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from New Orleans, LA

$2,699$2,999-$5,799

U.S. & Inland Waterways

InteriorOceanviewBalconySuite
07/05/20157 Night U.S. & Inland Waterways Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from St Louis, MO

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
07/12/20157 Night U.S. & Inland Waterways Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Cincinnati, OH

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
10/18/20157 Night U.S. & Inland Waterways Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Nashville, TN

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
10/25/20157 Night U.S. & Inland Waterways Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Chattanooga, TN

$2,699$2,999-$5,799
11/01/20157 Night U.S. & Inland Waterways Cruise

on the American Queen Steamboat Company American Queen departing from Nashville, TN

$2,699$2,999-$5,799

American Queen Ship Profile and Statistics


  • Cruise Line: American Queen Steamboat Company
  • Ship Type: River Cruiser/Canal Boat
  • Line Class: River Cruise
  • Registry: USA
  • Year Built: 1995
  • Year Last Refurbished: 2011
  • Capacity: 436 passengers
  • Decks: 6
  • Gross Tonnage: 3,707
  • Length: 418 ft
  • Beam: 89 ft
  • Average Speed: 7 knots
  • Inside Cabins: 54
  • Outside Cabins: 168
  • Nationality of Officers: American
  • Nationality of Crew: American
  • Number of Crew: 170

American Queen On-Board Recreation
  • Outdoor Pools: 1
  • Spa: Yes
  • Casino: No

American Queen Dining Choices
  • J M White Dining Room
    Cuisine: American|Continental
    Room Capacity: 226

American Queen Entertainment
  • J M White Dining Room
    Cuisine: American|Continental
    Room Capacity: 226
  • Calliope Bar
    Description: Sing-a-longs
    Room Capacity: 50

American Queen Deck Plans


Main DeckAmerican Queen Main Deck
Cabin DeckAmerican Queen Cabin Deck
Texas DeckAmerican Queen Texas Deck
Observation DeckAmerican Queen Observation Deck
Promenade DeckAmerican Queen Promenade Deck
Sun DeckAmerican Queen Sun Deck

American Queen Photos


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American Queen travel42 Professional Ship Review


The American Queen, originally built in 1995, was relaunched by the American Queen Steamboat Co. in April 2012.

AQ's cruises last 5-14 days and embark in such ports as New Orleans, Memphis, St. Louis, St. Paul, Cincinnati, Pittsburgh and Chattanooga. Most have themes such as Big Band music, New Orleans jazz, the Civil War and Mark Twain.

Most passengers are mature Americans who like seeing their own country in a safe, relaxing and convenient way.

The river ports vary from large cities t...

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