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Experience the beauty and romance of the New Orleans skyline aboard the last authentic steamboat on the mighty Mississippi; the Natchez.

The Natchez sets sail three times per day from the foot of Toulouse Street along the Riverwalk.

The steamship casually cruises down the river past landmarks including the location of the War of 1812, the oldest sugar refinery in Louisiana, Domino, and the largest gas refinery in New Orleans.

Each night there are dinner jazz cruises with casual buffet style dining, prepared fresh on-board. Jazz music is by grammy nominated, Dukes of Dixieland.

There is ample indoor and outdoor seating. Onboard there is a small gift shop and two bars.

The steam engine room is museum quality and is open for visitation during specified times on the cruises.

Reservations are recommended and discounts are available for groups of 10 or more.

Special event cruises for Valentine’s Day, Easter, Fourth of July, Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.