Eagle Society Overview
Queen of the Mississippi Dining Room
The Eagle Society of American Cruise Lines is our way of recognizing returning passengers and providing them with a more personalized and enhanced cruise experience. Membership in the Eagle Society will offer passengers a higher level of service as well as unique opportunities, privileges, discounts and upgrades.
Eagle Society members will also receive invitations to company events and exclusive sailings.

There are 9 Eagle Society cruises scheduled for 2014. Click the Cruises tab to learn more.

Eagle Society Benefits 

Passengers Onboard Mississippi Queen River Boat Cruises
●  Complimentary standard shore excursions after having taken three cruises. After your third cruise you will never have to pay for standard shore excursions again.

 Special gifts waiting onboard your next cruise

 Complimentary 11thcruise. After you cruise 10 times, your 11th cruise will be free

 Special invitations to Eagle Society cruises and select sailings

 Eagle Society luggage tags and name tags

 Special Eagle Society-only savings and promotions

  Hometown VIP Access: When a ship is in port near a member's hometown, American Cruise Lines extends an invitation to come aboard for lunch or dinner.
  Non Guest Visitation and Dining: When in port, members may invite friends or family aboard for a tour of the ship or to join them for meals.
Eagle Society Cruises 
Dubuque lock and dam on Queen of the Mississippi upper river cruises
Each year American Cruise Lines dedicates several cruises to the Eagle Society. These special cruises offer a unique experience that goes above and beyond what may typically be provided during a cruise. Special features of these cruises include shore tours which take you behind the scenes at museums and an Eagle Society reception at a historically significant venue.
In 2014, we've dedicated 9 cruises exclusively to Eagle Society members. Click the Cruise Itinerary for more information about each cruise.
Cruise Itinerary
Cruise Highlights
Great Rivers of Florida
aboard American Glory
March 22, 2014
Enjoy an narrated boat tour along Amelia Island's salt marshes, wilderness beaches, and historic riverbanks. Passengers will also be treated to local refreshments and delicacies, including the renowned pink shrimp.

Guest Speaker:
Harold Cones

Historic South & Golden Isles
aboard Independence
April 5, 2014

Join us for an exclusive tour of the famous Metts-McNeil House in Savannah, GA. Built in 1907, this 10,000 square foot mansion has magnificent views of the Forsyth Fountain and the perfect venue for a Southern-Style Eagle Society event.

Guest Speaker: Charlie Petrocci

Mississippi River Cruise
from Memphis to New Orleans

aboard Queen of the Mississippi
April 26, 2014

Sip Mint Juleps and bite into Cajun hors d'oeuvres during a private reception held on the beautiful Lawn of Oak Alley Plantation.

Puget Sound & San Juan Islands
aboard American Spirit
May 10, 2014

Prepare for a wonderful afternoon on the porch of the Lake Crescent Lodge at Olympic National Park. This special event will take place after an unforgettable private tour of the park.

Guest Speaker: Junius Rochester

Columbia and Snake Rivers
aboard Queen of the West
May 24, 2014 
Revel in the scenery of the Columbia River Gorge as you enjoy a special tour and wine tasting at the award winning AniChe Cellars Vineyard. Enjoy a flight of 5 award winning artisan wines paired with food bites at this exclusive Eagle Society event.

New England Islands Cruise
aboard American Star
June 28, 2014
Tea & Tennis Tour at the International Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport, RI.  Enjoy a behind the scenes guided tour of the museum and grounds followed by tea in the café overlooking the historic horseshoe court.

Guest Speaker: Charlie Petrocci

Southeast Alaska Cruise
aboard American Spirit

July 5, 2014

Experience the magic of a Leikarring Dance performance at the historic Sons of Norway Hall in St. Petersburg, AK. This exclusive performance will be complimented by local desserts and hors d'oeuvres.

Guest Speaker: Todd Weber

Columbia & Snake Rivers
aboard Queen of the West
August 30, 2014

Take in the scenery of the Columbia River Gorge as you are treated to a special tour and wine tasting at the award winning AniChe Cellars Vineyard. Enjoy a flight of 5 award winning artisan wines paired with food bites at this exclusive Eagle Society event.

Guest Speaker: Todd Weber

New Orleans Round trip
aboard Queen of the Mississippi December 13, 2014

Enjoy a behind the scenes tour and afternoon reception at the famous Houmas House Plantation. Guests will be treated to locally selected hors d'oeuvres and refreshments.

How to Join the Eagle Society 
Mississippi Riverboat Lounge
The first opportunity to join the Eagle Society will arrive as an invitation in the mail after your first cruise. If you are already a past passenger and would like to join, you can do so onboard your next cruise or by calling a cruise specialist and requesting an invitation.