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Timeless Holiday Cruises Now Available Aboard American Queen Steamboat Company

American Duchess - American Queen Steamboat CompanyAmerican Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC) announces its 2019 holiday voyages that are now available for booking. With itineraries for Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s aboard the American Queen and American Duchess, two of the most elegant paddlewheel steamboats in the U.S., guests can experience time-honored Southern traditions along the Mississippi River. (more…)

Explore the Pacific Northwest on American Empress’ Adventurous Shore Excursions

American Empress - formerly Empress of the NorthLuxury riverboat operator American Queen Steamboat Company announces its lineup of outdoor adventure experiences for passengers on the American Empress. From ziplining, jet boating, hiking and more, thrill seekers are sure to discover an abundance of adventure in exciting ports of call during their journeys this summer. (more…)



American Queen Steamboat Company making repairs, updates and improvements to its four AQSC riverboats and two Victory Cruise Lines ships

American Countess  (Rendering Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc)American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC), operator of the most opulent riverboats in the world, and recently acquired Victory Cruise Lines, are making repairs, updates and improvements to its four AQSC riverboats and two Victory Cruise Lines passenger ships. (more…)

American Queen Steamboat Company Looks Ahead to 2019 Season

The American QueenAmerican Queen Steamboat Company, operator of the most opulent riverboats in the world, invites guests to enjoy the dramatic landscapes that have long inspired artists, writers and steamboat passengers on one of their famed voyages along the Mississippi, Ohio, Tennessee, Cumberland, Columbia and Snake rivers this year. (more…)

HMS Global Maritime Recognized for Growth of American Queen Steamboat Company

American Duchess - American Queen Steamboat CompanyHMS Global Maritime was named a 2018 Business of the Year in the “Very Large Company” category by Louisville Business First at its annual awards gala on Monday, Dec 3. A full-service marine management company, HMS Global Maritime was recognized for its significant growth in its overnight cruise division, specially within American Queen Steamboat Company (AQSC). (more…)



Video: American Queen Steamboat Company American Countess Construction Update

Video: American Queen Steamboat Company American Countess Construction Update

Last week, American Queen Steamboat Company released time-lapse video of construction progress on the American Countess at Gulf Island Shipyard in Houma, Louisiana. The 245-guest riverboat, the fourth vessel in the U.S. flagged fleet, is a paddlewheeler currently under construction using the existing hull of the Kanesville Queen, a former gaming vessel built in 1995. (more…)





AQSC Lengthens Fall Season for American Empress River Cruises

American Empress - formerly Empress of the NorthThe American Queen Steamboat Company, operator of the U.S.-flagged American Queen, is giving travelers the chance to ride the Columbia River. Because of consumer demand, three new cruises on the American Empress are now part of the boat’s 2018 schedule with five-day sailings out of Portland for a round trip voyage. (travelagentcentral.com)