American
Empress®

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Highlights

01/03

Onboard

Welcome to the pinnacle of authentic riverboat experiences

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Dining

Inspired by America’s heartland and our Southern heritage, our menus showcase the varied cultural and culinary influences of our nation including Cajun and Creole cuisine.

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Recreation

From lively Broadway-caliber performances to stimulating lectures with our knowledgeable historians or Riverlorians, you will find a pastime on ship that suits your passion.

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Relaxation

The American Queen has every amenity to help you completely unwind — including spa services, a fitness center, a lovely library and numerous spaces conducive to just chilling.

Cabin Deck

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Suites & Staterooms

Spaces

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Engine Room Bar

Live music performances plus expertly crafted cocktails make this the go-to space after each night’s show.

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Grand Saloon

Home to award-winning, Broadway-caliber entertainment every night, the Grand Saloon resembles a 19th-century opera house.

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Mark Twain Gallery

Enjoy the company of fellow passengers amidst an extensive collection of Mark Twain literature, celebrating one of the most ardent advocates of the Mississippi River.

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AQ Emporium

A distinctive selection of souvenirs, apparel, and sundries.

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Ladies’ Parlor

Lounge by the fireplace, sip some tea, and admire the Victorian period décor while taking in the sights of the river.

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Gentlemen’s Card Room

Find a cozy spot for card playing, solving a jigsaw puzzle or getting lost in a good book.

Suites & Staterooms

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all suites & staterooms

Learn about Commodore Services

Upcoming Voyages

Explore River

  • 9Nights
  • 7Ports
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  • River
  • lower mississippi river
MemphisNew Orleans
  • Memphis, TN
  • Terrene Landing, MS
  • Vicksburg, MS
  • Natchez, MS
  • St. Francisville, LA
  • Baton Rouge, LA
  • Nottaway, LA (AQV Exclusive)
  • New Orleans, LA
fares from $2,500
American Queen Dec 27, 2021
Available dates
fares from $2,500
  • 9Nights
  • 7Ports
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  • River
  • lower mississippi river
MemphisNew Orleans
  • Memphis, TN
  • Terrene Landing, MS
  • Vicksburg, MS
  • Natchez, MS
  • St. Francisville, LA
  • Baton Rouge, LA
  • Nottaway, LA (AQV Exclusive)
  • New Orleans, LA
fares from $2,500
American Queen Dec 27, 2021
Available dates
fares from $2,500
  • 9Nights
  • 7Ports
image-description
  • River
  • lower mississippi river
MemphisNew Orleans
  • New Orleans, LA
  • Nottaway, LA (AQV Exclusive)
  • St. Francisville, LA
  • Natchez, MS
  • Vicksburg, MS
  • Greenville, MS
  • Memphis, TN
fares from $2,500
American Queen Dec 20, 2021
Available dates
fares from $2,500