Many youth and adults alike have never experienced the awe of “The Mighty Mississippi” and even fewer have gone by the way of the paddle wheel boat. This is an excellent opportunity to do both. Take your students aboard one of the legendary Memphis Riverboats. A guided history lesson of the Mississippi River. Learn about the tales of the river life spun by Mark Twain, a few of the Mississippi Rivers secrets, and the Sultana (the worst American maritime disaster to date).
Standard Field Trip:
60 Minute cruise on The Mighty Mississippi
Live historical commentary by Riverlorian
Cash snack bar
Group of 50-100
Group of 100-150
Group of 150-300
Additional field trip information:
50 or more is required to start a field trip.
These trips can be made August – May, Monday – Thursday from 9am to 1pm. *some exceptions apply*
Reservations are required for field trips and they must be booked at least two weeks in advance. A $150.00 down payment is due at the time of booking with final payment due two weeks prior to trip.
School field trip lunches:
School field trip lunches must be ordered 2 weeks in advance and must have a minimum of 15 like items.
15 or more
BBQ Sandwich (Pork or Chicken)*
*Includes popcorn and soda (no refill).
Please call 901-527-5694 for more information or to make reservations.