American
Empress®

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Highlights

Onboard

The largest overnight riverboat west of the Mississippi River

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Dining

Inspired by America’s Pacific Northwest, our menus showcase the region's varied cultural and culinary influences. Savor each succulent bite, swirl and sip amidst the rich ambiance of the Astoria Dining Room.

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Recreation

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

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Relaxation

The American Empress has every amenity to help you unwind entirely — luxurious modern amenities, gracious service, and endless authentic experiences that await you.

Explorer Deck

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Frontier Deck

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Discovery Deck

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Vista View Deck

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Promenade Deck

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Cabin Deck

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Suites & Staterooms

Spaces

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The Show Lounge

Guests can look forward to rousing musical revues and high-energy cabaret in The Show Lounge.

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Gift Shop

A distinctive selection of souvenirs, apparel, and sundries.

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Pursers & Excursion

The hub for asking questions, planning shore excursions, and making future cruise plans. Get your ticket to experience great river cities with narrated tours on our dedicated fleet of Hop-On Hop-Off river coaches.

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The Astoria Dining Room

his space is a glorious homage to the Pacific Northwest with gilded columns, rich upholstery, and sparkling chandeliers. Guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch, and a five-course dinner in this elegant dining room.

Suites & Staterooms

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