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Memphis Riverboats

Opens in 28 min: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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45 S Riverside Dr, Memphis, TN 38103-2421
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Food is ordinary and I guess what you would expect for this sort of trip. Well organised and friendly enough on board. Music was good but not exactly jazz as you might expect in this region.

Thank 523anon
Reviewed 3 days ago

My three girlfriends and I were visiting Memphis, and this riverboat cruise seemed like a perfect compliment to our visit. Very disappointed however. Parking is very far away, so be prepared for a long walk to dock. The weather was cold and cloudy, not the...More

Thank lamir
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A river trip on the Mississippi was must for our visit. We expected a long winding trip but in fact it just went between the two bridges - as far as you could get in an hour and a half. The live commentary was very...More

Thank RandS688
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was a very interesting tour full of info, history and facts about Memphis. The tour guide on the mic didn’t come up for air it seemed like and we have no idea how he could memorize as much as he did. It was all...More

Thank WanderNorthGeorgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The employees enjoy their job and they do their jobs very well. No only did we have a wonderful cruise at night out on the Mississippi River, but we had a delicious meal, wonderful live music and the employees knew exactly how to help guests...More

Thank S J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Guide was humorous, but too much info on bridges...would have liked to hear more about Memphis and the history and details about the real riverboats...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my dinner cruise!! food was good live band was good great server I'll definitely do it again!!

Thank rochelle f
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon cruise on the Mississippi river. The humorous commentary was fun and provided us with some good history of the river and Memphis.

Thank dmr1600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My bride and I celebrated our anniversary in part by taking the evening dinner cruise. The center deck was full, but the service and music were all excellent. The MC worked hard to engage the crowd and the whole band seemed to be having fun....More

Thank 491russellp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Presented in a question-answer format, the captain gave a humorous tour that gave light to the Memphis areas’ history as well as interesting stories of local folklore.

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Justin S
9 October 2018|
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Response from 491russellp | Reviewed this property |
It is best to have it printed, but there are friendly folks on site in the gift shop to help you print. They might just look at your phone, but I am not sure. Plan to arrive 20 min early to take care of this.
Leigh D
20 July 2018|
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Response from VacationPeople | Reviewed this property |
I would strongly recommend an evening cruise. The sun during the day can be extreme and sometimes makes it difficult to enjoy the sights. It will be cooler in the evening. The dinner cruise will be more expensive but it... More
16 July 2018|
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Response from phangel3 | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry on the one start review but they won't let me change it for 3 months for some reason. I would rate a 5 star if I can. Thank You again for taking care of this so fast.