Experience the spirit, grandeur, and tradition of cruising down the Mississippi River aboard a nostalgic riverboat as you make the journey from lively Memphis to spirited New Orleans.

Starting at: $5,070 Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 <i>Queen of the Mississippi</i>  Oak Alley Plantation, with a quarter mile of oak trees leading to the Greek Revival mansion  Civil War cannons  View of the Mississippi and Vicksburg from Lookout Mountain  Old Governor's Mansion in Baton Rouge  <i>Queen of the Mississippi</i>  <i>Queen of the Mississippi</i> cruising the legendary river

Voyage on the Mississippi

A River Cruise from Memphis to New Orleans

9 days from $5,070

Experience the spirit, grandeur, and tradition of cruising down the Mississippi River aboard a nostalgic riverboat as you make the journey from lively Memphis to spirited New Orleans.

or Call 855-330-1542

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WHAT OUR TRAVELERS SAY

I would highly recommend Smithsonian. They are a high quality tour organization. They organize the tour in a highly efficient manner. I would travel again with them.

- Victoria B.

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Nov 11 - 19, 2016 Departure; May 12 - 20, 2017 Departure; Nov 17 - 25, 2017 Departure
A. Wilson Greene

A. Wilson Greene

A. Wilson Greene is the Executive Director of Pamplin Historical Park and the National Museum of the Civil War Soldier located near Petersburg, Virginia. Mr. Greene served as the first president of the Association for the Preservation of Civil War Sites from 1990 to 1994. Prior to this, he worked as a National Park Service historian at a variety of locations, including Fredericksburg National Military Park and Petersburg National Battlefield. The author of more than 20 published works on the Civil War, Mr. Greene’'s most recent books included, Whatever You Resolve To Be: Essays on Stonewall Jackson and Petersburg, VA: 1861-1865: Confederate City in the Crucible of War. Mr. Greene served on the presidential appointed board of the Institute of Museum and Library Services, which oversees best practices and grants of museums and libraries throughout the country.