AAA Editor Notes
Howard Steamboat Museum and Mansion is at 1101 E. Market St. Riverboat history is depicted through craft models and tools used to build boats in the Howard Shipyards (1834-1941) on Ohio River. Housed in 1894 Victorian mansion built for shipyard founder James Howard, the museum also contains original family furnishings. Highlights include paddlewheel from the Delta Queen, a three-story walnut staircase, brass chandeliers and leaded and stained glass windows.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.