(309) 637-8000 Spirit of Peoria
100 Water Street
Peoria, IL 61602
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General Information

About the Boat

Learn about the construction and history of the Spirit of Peoria, the size of its big wheel, its top speed, and more! Also, view a fun, interactive 3D simulation of the boat.


View several videos of this historic boat.

Frequently Asked Questions

View answers to some of the questions we get asked repeatedly.

What should I bring?
What should I wear?
When will we arrive back at the dock?
Are kids welcome?

Bus Tours & Group Discounts

Are you a tour group operator? Are you planning to invite many friends for your cruise? Click here for more information about group discounts.

Illinois River Facts

The Illinois river is as full of history as it is beautiful. Click here to learn more about this scenic wonder.

Mississippi River Facts

The Mighty Mississippi!It’s captured the imagination of countless millions over the centuries, but what is it really about?

Press Kit

Need high resolution pictures for your advertising space or article about the Spirit of Peoria? Click here to find free-to-use images.


Click here to view The Spirit of Peoria's policies.