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Address: 45 S Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103-2421
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Fascinating but needs more of eighteen century history

I actually wanted to explore this activity as it would expose me to some very interesting facts about the mighty Mississippi...And while the guide was beyond excellent in his... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I actually wanted to explore this activity as it would expose me to some very interesting facts about the mighty Mississippi...And while the guide was beyond excellent in his depiction and humor about the river's history,it didn't go far enough.I am a history teacher and I heard nothing about the slave ships or slave related escapades that occurred...that diminished my... More 

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Covington, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time we've visited Memphis in the last 4 years and we've taken the dinner/music cruise cruise both times. It was a fun evening on the Mississippi River. The food was very good. It was much better than any other riverboat cruise meal that I have eaten. The music was good and it was a lively atmosphere.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have flown over the Mississippi many times, but never seen it on land - wonderful boat ride! Not crowded. Our tour speaker was so funny, exactly what a paddle wheel ferry guide should be. He kept the kids interested and told the best stories and lore about the river. Can't believe how wide and fast it was! Enjoyed our... More 

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Thibodaux, Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The inside dining area was way too crowded. The quality of food was not what would be expected. The weather conditions made going outside impossible. So you were stuck inside for most of the cruise

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lovely afternoon on the river despite it being a cold day. Guide excellent and full of information. Thought we might have gone further down the river but still far enough to enjoy. Lovely old boat. Snacks and drinks available. But not very well signposted and nearly missed where we had to go with few people directing us to somewhere... More 

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North Liberty, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour guide was excellent. Knew the material and presented it in an entertaining matter. Highly recommend this tour.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First and formost, the boat us not a steam engine driving the big impeller. This was just a diesel engine driving the regular propellors for the ship. The motion of the impellor was just show. Second to that. The whole trip streched under a mile of the river. Mind you, it took the promised hour and a half, but one... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Was in Memphis on vacation and wanted to see the Mississippi River up close and personal. It was very HOTTTT as is the norm in Memphis that time of year. The staff was very friendly. The lower part of the boat was inclosed and had air conditioning. They also sale snacks and drinks. They accept credit cards if you don't... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Spent a good couple of hours being entertained whilst sailing down the mighty Mississippi. Guide was funny and informative about the surroundings and the river and river traffic. Highly recommended. Remember to wrap up - it can be quite chilly on the river.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

While most of Memphis is geared more towards the music history with Sun Studio and things of that sort, it's a nice option to do the river cruise on the Mississippi. Narration was good and learned a bit of the city too. During summer the sun is intense on water, remember the sun tan lotion! Not the cheapest rates considering... More 

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