Our River City

On the Belle of Louisville

About this Cruise

On this longer narrated journey, you’ll learn more about our beautiful city, its history and connection to the river, as well as factors that determined Louisville’s location and the role steamboats played in the city’s development. A rotating roster of community partners join us to highlight what makes the Ohio River – and the River City – so special.

Special Guests Include: 

June 7 and June 14, 2024 – the Kentucky Center for African-American Heritage

July 12, 2024 – the Filson Historical Society

July 26, 2024 – the Kentucky Science Center

August 9, 2024 – The Falls of the Ohio

August 16, 2024 – Locust Grove

August 23, 2024 – the Frazier History Museum

September 27, 2024 – the Town Clock Church

November 3, 10 and 17, 2024 – the Portland Museum


  • $24.99 Adults Ages 13-64
  • $22.99 Seniors Ages 65+
  • $14.99 Children Ages 3-12
  • Free Infants Ages 2 & under


Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your cruise.

Dress Code

Casual. Come as you are! We do recommend checking the weather before your cruise and dressing accordingly. Sunscreen or hats are recommended during the summer. Flat shoes are encouraged due to uneven walking surfaces and stairs on the wharf and boat.


  • 2 hour cruise
  • Live music or narration (check schedule for details).

Additional Information

  • Food and drink are available for purchase at our Concession Stand and Bar. (View the menu here.)
  • Adventure Passports available

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