In Jeffersonville


Schimpff’s Confectionery
Family owned confectionery and candy museum.
347 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812  283-8367

A floating venue anchored at the Terranced Lawn on the Ohio River Bank hosts concerts, movies and festivals.
W. Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville, IN 47130

Vintage Fire Museum & Safety Education Center
Nationally-known collection of firefighting engines and artifacts.
723 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 502-599-2522

Food & Dining

Big Four Burgers + Beer
2014 Clark County Readers
choice. Rated Best New Restaurant, Best Burger and Best Fries.
134 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-913-4967

Bristol Bar & Grille
Best selection of food, wines, beers & bourbons in this region.
700 West Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-218-1995

Buckhead Mountain Grill
Relaxing mountain lodge atmosphere with a full selection of classic, delectable foods.

707 West Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-284-2919

Come Back Inn
A exquisite Italian restaurant.

415 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-285-1777

Flat 12 Bierwerks
Local brewery creating quality beer
130 West Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 317-635-2337

Restaurant that offers abundant variety, a fun atmosphere, friendly service and reasonable prices.

601 West Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-284-3474

Olive Leaf Bistro
features a cuisine from various Mediterranean regions.

130 West Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-913-1252

Red Yeti Brewing Company
Restaurant and Brew Pub.

256 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-288-5788

Rocky’s Sub Pub
Great Italian American cuisine.

715 W. Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville, IN  47130, 812-282-3844

Bearno’s Pizza
Great Italian food.
700 W Riverside Dr., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-282-3125


Choices Boutique (currently no website)
A delightful boutique with jewelry and gifts.
437 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-283-6008

Designer Fragrance & Gifts
Hair and beauty supply.
423 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-282-3943

Gadabout Gallery & Artistan Shoppe
Located near by the Big Four Walking Bridge.
249 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-913-1716

Grinny Possum
Yarn and fabric store.
326 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-284-9400

Lavender Hill Florals
Florals, wedding and party needs.
359 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-288-2388

Silica Ceramic Studio
Education art studio.
246 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-913-4327

Sugar Maples
Antiques and gifts.
109 W Maple St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-285-1616

Vip Quality Awards & Gifts
Vast selection of awards in the Southern Indiana area.
409 Spring St., Jeffersonville, IN 47130, 812-542-1847

Other Area Locations of Interest

American Queen
The American Queen is the largest river steamboat in the world. She has a steam engine that drives a stern paddlewheel along with a pair of diesel-driven propellers that enhance maneuverability.  Her sister vessel the AMERICAN DUCHESS frequently operates in the area as well.

Behringer Museum
The Home for Northern Kentucky’s Heritage.

Belle of Louisville
The Belle of Louisville is the oldest operating Mississippi River-style steamboat in the world.

Delta Queen 
The Delta Queen is moored in Houma, Louisiana undergoing a restoration to potentially run again.  We hope to welcome her and her guests to the Museum in the near future.

Marion Sue Bradford Thompson
Marion Sue Bradford was a skilled artist who was often drawn to steamboats as the theme of her paintings.

Nautical Archaeology Program
The archaeology department at Texas A&M is attempting to excavate and model the Heroine, which was wrecked in in the Red River in 1838.

River Books & Programs by Jerry Hay
Jerry Hay considers himself fortunate to have experienced the beauty, solitude, and adventure that the rivers of Indiana offers.

Rivers Institute at Hanover College
The Rivers Institute is a center of Academic Excellence that focuses on the Study of River Environments.
Contains rich lodes of photos, commentaries, links and recent steamboat news items.
This is a very comprehensive view of past and present steamboats

Southern Indiana is So In
This is a well-organized guidebook of things to do in Jeffersonville, Indiana.


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