Good Old Summertime: Cincinnati to St. Louis Aboard American Queen

July 8-16, 2014

Immerse yourself in the literature, music and culture of the South, as well as its traditions, history and cooking. Our Southern Culture Vacations carry you deep into the worlds of William Faulkner, Flannery O’Connor, Tennessee Williams and Harper Lee. You’ll visit the towns that inspired literary and musical greatness. Along the way, you’ll experience the sounds of the Delta blues and sample plenty of Southern cooking.

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American Queen Steamboat is a sponsor of the National Trust for Historic Preservation’ National Treasures
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Study Leader Information

Daily lectures by the Riverlorian, our onboard historian

Tour Itinerary


For a detailed listing of daily activities and excursions during our trip, please click here for the tour brochure.


To reserve by credit card, please call 888-484-8785; to reserve online, please fill out our reservation form. View our terms and conditions.


Please email National Trust Tours for questions about this program. Be sure to include your mailing address if you are requesting a paper copy of the brochure for this program.