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The Hitching Company

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925 N 5th St, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1040
+1 612-338-7777
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Fairy tale ride

We hired this company for our daughter's wedding and it was one of the highlights of her gorgeous... read more

Reviewed October 25, 2017
kathy m
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West Sand Lake, United States
Highly recommend

I ask my now fiancée to merry me on stone bridge she love the ride . The hitching company were very... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2017
Moises P
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The Hitching Company provides horse drawn carriage rides / tours in downtown Minneapolis. Relaxing and enjoyable for all ages. Carriage drivers provide both cultural and historical narration during the ride. All rides are private. A variety of pickup locations and tour durations available. Maximum of 4 adults per carriage. Reservations are highly recommended.
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925 N 5th St, Minneapolis, MN 55401-1040
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Reviewed October 25, 2017

We hired this company for our daughter's wedding and it was one of the highlights of her gorgeous wedding at the Historic Concord Exchange in St. Paul! The carriage picked up the bride and her father at the back door of the venue and after...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

I ask my now fiancée to merry me on stone bridge she love the ride . The hitching company were very good at fallowing instruction even suggested a few ideas to make the day more special.

Thank Moises P
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wfcoachman, Owner at The Hitching Company, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2017

Thank you for the kind words, congratulations on your new adventure. May your future be blessed with good health, supportive family, friends and the growing love for each other. Enjoy every minute. Regards Mike & Barb, The Hitching Company

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Reviewed September 22, 2017

This was a great tour......the tour guide, "MO", was very knowledgeable and friendly. "Frank", the horse, did a great job, also. Would recommend this and the trolley tour to any first time visitors for interesting overview of history of Minneapolis.

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Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Although I work downtown, this was a unique experience and view of the areas of downtown Minneapolis I rarely see. Enjoyed it very much.

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Reviewed July 17, 2017

Cannot say enough about how fantastic the Hitching Company was. Arranged for them to pick me and fiance up on Stone Arch Bridge after proposal. Driver arrived exactly on time, just after she said yes. Made a memorable night even more memorable. Would highly recommend!!!!

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed July 1, 2017 via mobile

I arranged this carriage ride for our 20th anniversary. We had been on a carriage ride immediately following our wedding 20 years ago The tour through Minneapolis was just beautiful Our driver was a delight to talk to, and shared many interesting facts about the...More

Thank Rob C
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Reviewed June 3, 2017

It was a stunning ride thru Minneapolis. Arthur made for great conversation, and Marty was a great horse. I purposed to my girlfriend on this trip, and I'm sure we will make this an annual trip. Thank you for a memorable experience.

Thank Doug S
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Reviewed January 27, 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic way to spend the evening in Minneapolis. A must. Bring some wine and music for more fun!!

Thank RAD38
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

My co-worker and I decided to go on a tour downtown Minneapolis along the Mississippi River this past summer. The person steering the horse was very knowledgeable and lots of fun. We learned a lot about Minneapolis and its history. I would definitely recommend a...More

Thank Galie J
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Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

First off it wasn't even a half hour. We left 5 minuets late and came back 5 minuets before our tour was suppose to be done with. So we really only got 20 minuet ride. Then what, we went down some random roads and looked...More

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Laramarie0708
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Yes, that would work
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Joselin T
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I would recommend two, but you could have 4.
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Response from Lauryn M | Reviewed this property |
Yes! I believe they do rides year round. My ride was in January.
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