American Queen opens sales for newest vessel

A rendering of the American Countess, launching in April 2020.

American Queen Steamboat Company has opened sales for its fourth riverboat, the American Countess.

Built from the existing hull of the former gaming vessel the Kanesville Queen, the American Countess will be the newest paddlewheeler on U.S. rivers when she makes her inaugural voyage from New Orleans to Memphis on April 5.

The American Countess will feature four decks, including a sun deck, and 123 modern staterooms.

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