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Memphis Riverboats

251 S Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103-2043
+1 901-527-2628
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 19:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
251 S Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103-2043
+1 901-527-2628

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

These are not old steamship, just decorated a bit to look like them. You get a lot of diesel smell at times, like at dock. The ride upriver is quite short compared to what I expected. You do get to see a bit of skyline...More

Thank Ontario76
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Wonderful tour of the Mississippi River. Spacious riverboat with an amazing host. Also offers a great gift shop and café/bar

1  Thank Tracey G
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The cruise didn't cover much distance and lasted about 90 minutes. We've been on a few boat rides up and down the Mississippi and in all fairness to the people giving the commentary there isn't much scenery to comment on as its either industrial or...More

2  Thank digger2007
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Loved it! We took the 90 minute cruise this past Saturday, 11/11/17. We took our twins for their 13th birthday and we all had a great time! Our guide was extremely knowledgeable and charming! We learned more history about Memphis and the Mississippi River than...More

1  Thank Lynnmarie C
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

I rated this 3 stars because it was meteocor. We had a large party & expected tables to be broken out by groups like at any normal restaurant. However it basically was two long tables lined down the length of the boat with a few...More

Thank Ashiniki
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I had planned out this trip to Memphis in advance, and one of the things that caught my eye was a riverboat tour down the Mississippi. I was excited because Memphis, the Mississippi, and riverboats conjured up such iconic mental images. I did look into...More

4  Thank Devon S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

It was our second and final day in Memphis. And it had been decided that out of two museums and a walking bridge, my family would prefer to go on one these riverboat tours. After purchasing our tickets and walking through this swirly car ramp,...More

1  Thank Em G
Reviewed 2 November 2017

This was a horrible experience. This cruise was advertised as Adults only. The entire center of the dining area had a baby shower going on. Baby Crying Constantly!! Horrible and cramped. Shower balloon decorations block or view out the windows. presents, and baby bags made...More

Thank csperdue2000
Reviewed 30 October 2017

This tour is an excellent tour. The captain says, "This isn't going to be just a boring boat right" and it wasn't. Jam-packed with commentary. The whole point for us was visiting the Mississippi River in a meaningful way. This was cool. The Captain gives...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 28 October 2017

We booked this for something to fill our Sunday afternoon before the main event on Monday. The boat is very authentic looking but is in fact only 40 years old. The cruise goes a couple of miles downstream and then plodded upstream against the current...More

1  Thank Eastbournestew
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Bruce B
20 September 2017|
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Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
There was alot of people when we went but everyone had a seat. Was an interesting trip. Would recommend if you like to know some history about the Mississippi and Memphis.
Michele G
11 September 2017|
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Response from safetyman101 | Reviewed this property |
I bought mine on line direct from memphis riverboats. net. I specified a time and date. Unfortunately a few days before they e-mailed with an alternative time on the same day (I guess they were under-subscribed). Trip was... More
Matt E
4 January 2017|
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Response from Jadecs | Reviewed this property |
No, they close the excursions from Dec 1st until end of February.