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Great treasures of yesteryear

The electric trolleys offer a unique experience you don’t get very often. The trolley rides around... read more

Reviewed November 19, 2018
juliegW6997NL
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Davis City, Iowa
Trolley Ride

Another great experience at Old Thrashers in Mt Pleasant ,Iowa it brings you back in time when the... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2017
tcbest1404
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Mount Pleasant, Iowa
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Nov 19, 2018
“Great treasures of yesteryear”
Sep 7, 2017
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

The electric trolleys offer a unique experience you don’t get very often. The trolley rides around the grounds of the Midwest Threshers. The craftsmanship is a wonder. Notice the wood and stained glass. There are bathrooms, not usable but worth a peek.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Another great experience at Old Thrashers in Mt Pleasant ,Iowa it brings you back in time when the trolley was a form of transportation in the big cities. They have cars that were refurbished from Trolleys in the Big Cities and it is so much...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 12, 2016

Take a ride on any of 7 different trolleys over the hills of Midwest Old Threshers. Enjoy the gentle sway of the cars as they travel along the tracks and listen to the click clack of the wheels over iron. During the Reunion in September...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mary B
Reviewed September 8, 2016

Now, in my 70's I remember riding the trolly when I was in elementary school. They have several different, authentic cars, some open and others closed for transport around the grounds or just for the fun of riding this old time transport.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Beth B
Reviewed September 2, 2016

They do a great job of restoring and operating vintage trolley equipment and provide service all day long around the huge site of the Threshers Reunion. Fun for all ages!

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 1, 2016

Well restored old trolleys that you can ride from one exhibit to another. Ride different cars for one fare.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank mark m
Reviewed July 14, 2016

This is by far one of the coolest parts on the Old Threshers grounds! They have trolley's that actually ran in Iowa and around the United States. They also show their collection of old trolley tokens. The volunteers know everything about trolley's, how they run,...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Samantha S
Reviewed July 1, 2016

Step back in time to enjoy 2 Open-air trolleys from Rio; a Chicago Aurora & Elgin Interurban, a Italian street car, as well as other trolleys. Ride the loop around the camp grounds during the Labor Day Reunion, and during Ghost Trolley of No Return...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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