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Butte Trolley Tour

#1 of 4 Tours in Butte
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Address: 1000 George St, Butte, MT 59701-7901
Phone Number: 1 (406) 723-3177

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Worth the trip

Worth the time to take the Trolley around town. Interesting and well informed driver. Nice trip around the town and deffinately worth it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Bud B
Hollywood, Florida
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Hollywood, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth the time to take the Trolley around town. Interesting and well informed driver. Nice trip around the town and deffinately worth it.

Thank Bud B
Thames, New Zealand
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tour cost $17 each and was well worth spending an hour and a half touring the town. The information shared by the driver was very informative and he added his own personality with humour. Do take a jacket, even in summer the trolley was cold.

Thank Sandra W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Butte is a surprising town, lots to see and do. We drove down the business route and stayed most of the day. Located the trolly tour, signed up, add took it. It's a 1.5 hour trolly tout aboard one of those curtsey trolly busses with uncomfortable wood slat benches. Our driver was a native, had lots of interesting facts and... More 

Thank Dave M
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

Excellent. Butte has a fascinating mining history. The late 19th & early 20th century buildings & houses are spectacular. Our tour guide on this trolley tour was so knowledgeable, so interesting that I would almost say this tour was worth the airfare. I've been to Butte a few times but this was the first tour. It was the best illustrated... More 

Thank PitcairnePete
Billings, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

My friends and I signed up for this trolley tour of Butte. It was great! We rode around the area while our tour guide, I believe he was a school teacher, pointed out historical buildings and gave an amazing explanation of each which really captured our attention. We went to the Pit and went in to see this Super Fund... More 

Thank squatchcat
San Luis Obispo, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

This was a fun trip around town, definitely saves from needing to drive ourselves! We had a great stop near some of the mines and even visited the Berkeley Pit!! Loved the décor of some of the old Mansions and Chateaus!

Thank CeruleanSkies
Butte, Montana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

If you are in butte and want a cool tour of the sights and the city, the trolley tour is a must. The tour will give you a good idea of places you may wish to explore later

Thank Traveleggg
Mesa, Arizona
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

very informative, great friendly guide, gave history of area and present economic drivers, good way to learn of Butte area

Thank George74729
Canon City, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

The tour guide was a local history teacher that was very passionate about the Butte story. We really enjoyed having him drive us around.

Thank James W
Northeast US
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Well worth the ticket price! This is an informative, fun, hour and a half trip around historic Butte. Sit by an open window on a nice day and take in the scenery!

Thank UrbanBison

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