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Seashore Trolley Museum

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Address: 195 Log Cabin Road, Kennebunkport, Kennebunks, ME 04046
Phone Number: 207-967-2712
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Quaint excursion

A little history and a lot of neat items to see. It was a really fun little stop when you need something to do.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 30, 2014
Caressa R
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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

A little history and a lot of neat items to see. It was a really fun little stop when you need something to do.

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Queens, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Great place to visit with wonderful volunteers and moving history. I went there for the annual night photo shoot and had a tremendous time.

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67 reviews 67 reviews
21 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I have visited this outstanding museum many times over the past 30 years and am always transported to early 1900 USA when public transportation was king! Before the advent of the auto and interstates, trolleys were clean,fast and usually safe for millions of riders. This museum is a constant reminder that new technology is not always better and sometimes worse!... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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106 reviews 106 reviews
42 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

totally unexpected! we passed this and turned around and went back to check it out. 3hours later, we both agreed that aside from Maine lobster, it was the highlight of the trip. It is amazing what dedication the members have to the collection and restoration of trollies and old buses. The place was a riot of color and things to... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
10 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The trolley museum is located about three miles from Kennebunkport and is situated on land donated to the museum specifically so that the history and knowledge of the use of trolleys can be retained. The museum is funded by visitors and run, predominantly, by volunteers. As a result, the museum is not a slick and sterile place; it is a... More 

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Not really into trams, but I have to say I really enjoyed this place. The Staff were friendly and very heplful. There is a Trolley (Tram) ride as part of your ticket price. The Drivers were very nice and quite funny. There are several large sheds to look around including and restoration Shed. They are currently restoring an old Blackpool... More 

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Newhall, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I visited several times over the years, most recently with my seven year old grandson. I will admit that we are both partial to trains, and train related activities. We had a great time, had a private tour and trolley ride, 1 1/2 hours long for no extra charge. Access to all kinds of equipmet is excellent, staff are wonderfull.... More 

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West Newfield, Maine, United States
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82 reviews 82 reviews
21 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

If you are in the Kennebunk area of Maine, stop over to the trolley museum. This little gem is nestled in the Kennebunkport area and could easily be driven by if you are not watching for it. It's a great museum and history of trolley history from the US and Canada. The best part is the restored and working trolley's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

What a great tour we had today with funny driver Jack. He kept us laughing but boy did we learn a lot about the area and saw some wonderful sites! Thanks Jack 👍

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Montreal
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7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We had a great time at the museum. Staff is very friendly and have a lot of information to share with the visitors. Great to have the chance to ride those historical vehicles from the US and Canada. It would be great if they had the money to resort and maintain more of them. A lot of trains are left... More 

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