New Orleans Creole Queen

at 1 Poydras St, New Orleans, 70130 United States

Experience a nightly Dinner Jazz Cruise or daily Battlefield Cruise on the Mississippi River aboard an authentic Paddlewheeler.

New Orleans Creole Queen
1 Poydras St
New Orleans , LA 70130
United States
Contact Phone
P: (800) 445-4567


New Orleans Creole Queen boards at the Canal Street Dock along the Riverwalk located directly on the Mississippi River. Whether in search of a leisurely cruise, business gathering, wedding destination or other special event, New Orleans Creole Queen is the perfect choice. On our Dinner Jazz Cruise you will experience the sounds of the Paddlewheeler Creole Queen's own Jazz Band and enjoy a lavish Creole buffet. After dinner, sip your favorite cocktail on our promenade deck. Set against a panoramic view of New Orleans, you will cruise the Mighty Mississippi River under a canopy of stars. On our Battlefield Cruise, enjoy views of the French Quarter and Port of New Orleans from the river as the Captain entertains you with detailed narration of New Orleans landmarks, history, vessel information and river lore. Disembark at the site of the 1815 Battle of New Orleans, now the Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve, where you can tour the Chalmette Battlefield. On our nightly jazz dinner cruise, get your fill of authentic New Orleans Creole cuisine like jambalaya, gumbo and bread pudding as the house band serenades you. After dinner, enjoy cocktails on our upper decks as you float on the river with more live music from the Creole Queen jazz band. Enjoy breathtaking views of New Orleans by sunlight or moonlight on our day or night cruise with elegant architectural details and lavish dining rooms. The Paddlewheeler Creole Queen is part of the family of companies including the Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour, New Orleans Airport Shuttle, Destination Management, Inc., New Orleans Tours and On The Town concierge.

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We are honored to be listed as one of Leisure Group Travel's 22 Best Sightseeing Cruises in the US for 2016!

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-06-03 16:05:00 GMT

Travel? Yes Please shares three great day trips from New Orleans, including our twice daily Historical Cruise to Chalmette Battlefield. Book your cruise today at

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-06-02 19:42:08 GMT

Drago's Seafood Restaurant located in the Hilton New Orleans Riverside is named one of New Orleans' best hotel restaurants by WWL Radio's Tom Fitzmorris! Drago's is also the most successful Hilton restaurant in the world. Located just off the Spanish Plaza and steps from the Creole Queen, the Hilton Riverside is perfectly located to make your New Orleans stay a breeze. Click here to book your Creole Queen River Cruise and your Hilton accomodations:

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-06-01 19:30:00 GMT

We are loving having Sullivan Dabney Jr. and the Muzik Jazz Band aboard for the Dinner Jazz Cruise. Their lively tunes will have you dancing all night long!

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-31 21:32:17 GMT

We love to see you having fun aboard the Creole Queen! Share your photos on social media with the hashtag #CreoleQueenPaddlewheeler to be featured. Photo by Instagram user @hakimbe

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-29 19:30:01 GMT

We love this great infographic from Visit New Orleans/GoNOLA about the history of Jazz, one of #NewOrleans' greatest creations! Come experience Jazz as it was meant to be heard aboard our nightly Dinner Jazz Cruise:

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-28 17:07:00 GMT

A wonderful feature by Bon Appétit Magazine about Ms. Leah Chase of Dooky Chase's Restaurant. A New Orleans legend, Ms. Leah has been cooking up some delightful dishes for over 70 years! Our very own Creole Queen Paddlewheeler makes a cameo at 1:12, as she glides down the Mississippi River!

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-27 20:58:16 GMT

We had a great time hosting Biz New Orleans on the Creole Queen last night! Click here to schedule your next private event in one of our stately dining rooms:

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-26 22:00:00 GMT

Get hitched on the Creole Queen! Create a unique and memorable evening that everyone will be talking about for years to come. Exchange vows on the open-air promenade deck and hold your reception in one of our elegant Victorian dining rooms. Click to explore our special wedding packages:

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-26 17:25:45 GMT

We're looking forward to hosting Biz New Orleans tomorrow night on the Creole Queen. Like this post if you can't wait to paddlewheel with us!

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-24 21:30:06 GMT

Capture your cruise memories with a Creole Queen photo taken upon boarding!

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-23 20:00:00 GMT

Grab your hat and get in line! The Historical Cruise just left the dock with a full boat! Make your plans to join us:

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-23 19:30:34 GMT

Honor the fallen by visiting the Chalmette National Cemetery this Memorial Day Weekend on a Historical Cruise.

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-18 19:52:17 GMT

Happy Sunday! We're delighted that Travel + Leisure readers voted New Orleans one of America's Favorite Cities! So happy to call it home.

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-15 19:32:03 GMT

Who's hungry? Have as much Cajun and Creole food as your heart desires on our Dinner Jazz Cruise.

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-10 20:00:00 GMT

Happy Mother's Day! We had a fabulous time with all the moms and their families on today's special cruise.

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-08 21:12:59 GMT

Doesn't get much more NOLA than this pic! Happy Fan Pic Friday by welldressedandwitty.

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-06 21:23:51 GMT

In addition to the battlefield, the Chalmette Cemetery where headstones of thousands of men and women who have served in the armed forces are is a must-see on our Historical Cruise to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve.

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-05 17:03:32 GMT

One of New Orleans' greatest attractions is the Mighty Mississippi! Spend a day exploring it to celebrate National Travel & Tourism Week. #NTTW16

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-04 20:00:00 GMT

Biz Night Networking aboard the New Orleans Creole Queen? Yes, please (and thank you). Click below to register!

Published Icon Offices on 2016-05-03 03:22:59 GMT

It's U.S. Travel Association's National Travel & Tourism Week! Us and our sister tour Jean Lafitte Swamp Tour love offering unique New Orleans experiences in such a special destination.

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-05-02 19:30:00 GMT

Gorgeous scene from the deck of the Creole Queen by isaaclvegas on Instagram. Happy Fan Pic Friday!

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-04-29 19:04:00 GMT

Check out the top 10 qualities that make the Creole Queen so unique!

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-04-28 16:32:15 GMT

We had an awesome party on the boat last night for Collision Conf with a live band on the promenade deck organized by Destination Management Inc.!

Published New Orleans Creole Queen on 2016-04-27 16:45:15 GMT

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