French America Line Louisiane Ship Information

OCG Class
River Cruise
Year Built2000
Year Last Refurbished2016
Capacity150 passengers


The Louisiane celebrates the cultural and epicurean influences of France mixed with warm Southern hospitality and refined service as she sails the rivers of America's heartlands. The former Columbia Queen underwent a multimillion dollar refurbishment before her re-launch in August, 2016.

Louisiane Ship Profile & Stats

  • Cruise Line: French America Line
  • Ship Type: River Cruiser/Canal Boat
  • Line Class: River Cruise
  • Former Name: Columbia Queen
  • Registry: USA
  • Year Built: 2000
  • Year Last Refurbished: 2016
  • Capacity: 150 passengers
  • Decks: 4
  • Gross Tonnage: 1,599
  • Length: 218 ft
  • Beam: 66 ft
  • Average Speed: 11 knots
  • Inside Cabins: 20
  • Outside Cabins: 55
  • Nationality of Officers: American
  • Nationality of Crew: American
  • Number of Crew: 57

Louisiane On-Board Recreation

  • Spa: Yes
  • Casino: No

Louisiane Dining Choices

  • The Crescent Room
  • The Veranda

Louisiane Entertainment

  • Bar Royale
  • French Quarter Lounge: Soft jazz music
  • Great River Lounge: Cards, movies
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