Steamboat Natchez docks at the Toulouse St. Wharf at Jackson Square. This stern-wheel steamboat, one of the last authentic steamboats on the Mississippi River, features narrated 2-hour river tours of the port of New Orleans with live jazz on every cruise. Lunch and dinner jazz cruises also are offered.
Guided tours are available. Food is available.
Daytime cruise $31; $12.25 (ages 6-12). Daytime cruise fare with lunch $42; $23 (ages 6-12). Evening cruise $48; $23 (ages 6-12). Evening cruise fare with dinner $79; $36 (ages 6-12). Reservations are recommended for evening cruises.
Hours: Narrated river tours depart daily at 11, 2 and 7, Feb.-Dec. Boarding begins 30 minutes prior to departure for daytime tours, 1 hour prior for evening tours. Closed Mardi Gras Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.