Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat

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  • Address: 11 Championship Way Harrisburg, PA 17101, United States
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  • Timings: 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-7172346500
  • Ticket Price: 11 USD
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids

The Pride of the Susquehanna Riverboat offers a ride on one of the last stern-driven paddle-wheel riverboats in the country. These riverboats were built in 1988 and even today, it forms one of the most popular tourist attractions in the city.

Apart from offering regular rides around the river, the riverboat is used as a venue for weddings, private parties, meetings and the popular Murder Mystery Dinner cruise. At times, you can also find “floating classes” arranged on the boat along with Dance and music themed parties, Mother’s and Father’s day cruises, Wine and Cheese Tasting cruises, Blues Concert cruises and Fireworks Dinner cruises. The cruise transforms according to every event- one day you are seated in an elegant dinner setting, the next day the place has a busy dance floor with a live band playing! The Jazz band performances are a favourite among visitors and include a full bar service. The themes along with the view of the city especially during the sunsets, magnifies the charm of the tour. Be sure to check out which cruise is trending during your visit. If you want to take a cruise ride during live music and dance parties, make sure you make prior bookings for the tickets.

Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat Hours

45-minute Sight-Seeing cruises:

Summer Schedule: May 29 – August 31:

  • Weekdays: 12.00 pm, 1:30 pm, 3:00 pm
  • Weekends: 12.00 pm, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm

Special Dates: May 26-28 (Memorial Day weekend), July 4 (Independence Day), September 1-3 (Labor

  • Day weekend): 12.00 pm, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm, 5:00 pm

Fall Schedule: September 8 – October 28:

  • Weekends: 12.00 pm, 1:30 pm

How to Reach Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat

  • By Bus: 2nd St. At Market St.
  • By Train: Harrisburg Transportation Center
  • By Taxi
  • By renting a bicycle/ car.
  • On foot

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  • Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat Address: 11 Championship Way Harrisburg, PA 17101, United States
  • Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat Contact Number: +1-7172346500
  • Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat Timing: 12:00 pm - 04:00 pm
  • Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat Price: 11 USD
  • Best time to visit Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat(preferred time): 12:00 pm - 01:30 pm
  • Time required to visit Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat: 01:00 Hrs
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Pride Of The Susquehanna Riverboat Reviews & Ratings

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  • Dinner cruise was great. Murder mystery and a meal. Staff was fantastic. The show was entertaining and energetic. The food.. Average. Go for the show and make sure you send time on the top deck. The night is beautiful in the river.

  • Had an absolute wonderful time cruising through the locks. Decent food. Bar staff was rude to my son when he went for a non-alcoholic drink. They told him to get his own soda. I went and ordered him the drink. They need to learn to treat all customers with the same respect.

  • We went on the dinner cruise. The ride was smooth and the views were nice. The food was great. However, we were uncomfortable because there was very little space around us as we ate. Once seated, you can not get up to go to the bar or the restroom. If you are a couple, ask for one of the round tables on the side of the dining room. You will probably be comfortable there.

  • What a great adventure! 45 minutes cruising up or down the Susquehanna River in Harrisburg! $11 for adults and $9 for seniors. They offer beverages and snacks for a fee. Information is given during the ride about early settlers and Harrisburg and the river. They offer many night specials and weekend events.

  • A very pleasant ride on this magnificent river boat. Very friendly and professional staff and accommodating in every way. I recommend that anyone that loves paddle wheels and their history take a ride on the Pride of the susquehanna.

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  • any senior and children fares on the Pride of the susquehanna?

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    • If you take the 45-minute public sightseeing tour then the tickets cost 9 USD per senior (above 59) and 6 USD per child (3-12). For more information, I suggest you visit the official website. 

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