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Address: Main St and Riverfront, Memphis, TN 38103
Phone Number: 901 577 2640
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A great way to see downtown

I don't agree that the trolley is a joke or disappointing. Of course it's in a circle. We caught it down by the river and rode it completely through one time. It was a great... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 2, 2015
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Noble, Oklahoma, United States
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Noble, Oklahoma, United States
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57 reviews 57 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015 NEW

I don't agree that the trolley is a joke or disappointing. Of course it's in a circle. We caught it down by the river and rode it completely through one time. It was a great way to see where other things are located and orient yourself to downtown. We found the Blue Monkey bar/grill by riding the trolley and that... More 

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Memphis, Tennessee
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW

This trolley is a complete joke and a waste of taxpayer money. It goes about 500 yards in a circle. They should close it down.

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Chicago, Illinois
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We heard conflicting stories as to whether the trolleys are running or not, but in our three days in Memphis, and much of that in the downtown area, we never once saw an old-fashioned trolley. We did see the tracks, so maybe there is hope. Try calling the Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) to be sure that they will be... More 

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Norfolk, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The trolley was working when we arrived in Memphis, and great location from hotel. We got on trolley with questions about the area, the driver was very friends and gladly answer our questions. He gave us very helpful information on the area and how to get around and back to our hotel later. When we got ready to hop back... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Didn't know about the fires but they are sadly missed - the buses can never create the feel of hopping on and off a trolley car - Memphis is a tourist town and needs some attractions like this.

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Surrey, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

the trolley no longer runs. disappointing!! would have been nice to hop on and off. we were told there were too many fires. a real loss for Memphis tourists

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

It was kinda neat and just a fun ride and a very touristy thing to do! Especially, if you love trolleys!

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Glasgow
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Sadly the trolleys have been withdrawn from service due to some technical difficulties. They have been replaced by a bus service which follows most of the trolley route. $1 for a ticket.

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Hong Kong, China
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Service has been temporarily suspended due to issues with the trolly cars. The service is slated to restart soon, as repairs are completed.

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Medfield, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The trolley costs $1 for a ride. It takes you up and down the beautiful Main Street, so you don't have to walk too far or take a car to Beale Street or other places along the route. It is very convenient and quaint.

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