Extended 2015 Season for American Empress

Monday, July 27th, 2015 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Extended 2015 Season for American Empress

The American Queen Steamboat Company has announced two added sailings onboard the American Empress, traveling roundtrip from Vancouver, Wash. (Portland) on November 15 and November 22. With eight-day itineraries steeped ... Read more..

American Empress Cusine Puts Spotlight on Pacific Northwest

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company, River Cruise News | Comments Off on American Empress Cusine Puts Spotlight on Pacific Northwest

The American Queen Steamboat Company has  introduced a new culinary program onboard the American Empress, which began her inaugural season April 5, 2014. Staying true to her Pacific Northwest surroundings, the culinary team ... Read more..

Queen of the West enters fifth year of service on Columbia River

Tuesday, April 29th, 2014 Posted in American Cruise Lines, River Cruise News | Comments Off on Queen of the West enters fifth year of service on Columbia River

American Cruise Lines has announced that Queen of the West’s 2014 season on the Columbia and Snake Rivers is off to a successful start. Currently on its third sailing of the year, ... Read more..

American Cruise Lines Designates Newbuilds for Mississippi & Columbia Rivers

Tuesday, February 4th, 2014 Posted in American Cruise Lines | Comments Off on American Cruise Lines Designates Newbuilds for Mississippi & Columbia Rivers

American Cruise Lines today confirmed it will be placing the first of four upcoming newbuilds on the Mississippi River, where it currently operates its newest riverboat, Queen of the Mississippi. ... Read more..

Empress of the North becomes “American Empress”, joins American Queen Steamboat Company’s fleet

Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 Posted in American Queen Steamboat Company | Comments Off on Empress of the North becomes “American Empress”, joins American Queen Steamboat Company’s fleet

[caption id="attachment_295" align="alignleft" width="150"] Empress of the North, now American Empress[/caption] The American Queen Steamboat Company announces the purchase of the Empress of the North from the U.S. Maritime Administration (MARAD) ... Read more..