General Jackson Showboat

The General Jackson is a unique 300-ft paddle wheel showboat that cruises the Cumberland River with views of the Nashville skyline. Enjoy live entertainment along with a delicious meal and a cruise that you can’t get anywhere else. Holiday shows begin mid-November, and special event cruises are scheduled throughout the year, including Valentine’s Day, Fourth of July and New Year’s Eve. Docking is located on the banks of the Cumberland River on the back side of Opry Mills Mall.

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1,037

Passengers

135

Crew capacity

300

Length

Daily return cruises from Opryland Hotel to Downtown Nashville

2 story

VICTORIAN THEATER IN THE BOAT’S CENTER

Paddlewheel

weighs 36 tons and is 24 feet in diameter