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Step back in time on this short trolley ride narrated by volunteers

One of your speakers was a man who actually was a conductor on the trolley. What a treat! The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
capitollover
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Austin, Texas
Interesting and fun

This trolley ride is informative and fun. Volunteers tell the history of the trolleycars in... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
fredbon
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Plymouth, Minnesota
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of your speakers was a man who actually was a conductor on the trolley. What a treat! The volunteers told stories of the history of the trollies in Minneapolis, their demise, and current efforts to revive them. It is a great experience for visitor...More

Thank capitollover
Reviewed 24 July 2018

This trolley ride is informative and fun. Volunteers tell the history of the trolleycars in Minneapolis as we rode the rails. The cars are very authentic looking and well maintained. The track runs close to Lake Harriet, a great downtown location. Having out of town...More

1  Thank fredbon
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Our kids and their cousins and friends all loved going to the trolley stop whenever they could. Not to be missed for young ones interested in a ride. The whole thing is run by volunteer members of the MN Streetcar Museum, and these guys are...More

1  Thank KirstenM1015
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is a fun way to spend an hour or so of your day. You get to ride on an authentic streetcar. The car has the original wood structures inside. The tour guides are dressed as conductors and give you a history of the streetcar...More

2  Thank Erin E
Reviewed 21 August 2017

This train only runs from Lake Harriet to Lake Calhoun during the warmer months. I think that this is worth the small donation required.

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 5 January 2017

And that's the only reason to go; they love it. For us old fogies, not a big deal. The price is right.

Thank 19papa47
Reviewed 13 October 2016

They go all out to decorate this little gem. The conductor tells a spooky story and even the tunnels are decorated. It is family friendly though - even for the little ones. We made this a family tradition for many years.

2  Thank guillydancer
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

There is something charming about a street car and my two year old nephew was impressed. My city feels small and sweet when there is someone acting as a crossing guard for a restored trolley.

1  Thank Anaispins
Reviewed 3 August 2016

For $2 you can ride back in history. The streetcar has been beautifully restored, even the ads from the 1930s. The volunteer conductors share some information, every conductor is different. I would have liked a longer ride but it was just right for my 4...More

2  Thank DebbieMorse
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This historic streetcar line is located along beautiful Lake Harriet in Minneapolis right across a nice parking lot and restaurant. The trainstation and historic original wooden and metal streetcars are very beautiful and were restored with love and passion. Loved the attention to detail. The...More

4  Thank Andreas S
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