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1000 George St, Butte, MT 59701-7901
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is always a fun ride, for both locals & tourists. The drivers are very knowledgable and you'll learn something new every time!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 12Wanderlust12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Butte is well known for being ahead of it's time, this tour gives you a glimpse as to why this town and the people are referred the "Can Do City"! If you are a history buff or just want to escape the reality of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank D M
Reviewed September 30, 2018

I highly recommend this tour. It is good value for money and gives you a different perspective on Butte. The tour guide was very informative and gave you a lot of detail as to the origins of Nutte and the negative and positive impact that...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lyn5959
Reviewed September 4, 2018

A must when you are in Butte!!! Ask for a guide Mark Baszler - he knows his stuff!! The tour included Berkeley Pit, Belmont Mine, Montana Tech, Dumas Brothel, Clark Chateau, historic neighborhoods of Butte and much more. Being a true local, Mark knows so...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MARIA B
Maria P, Front Office Manager at Butte Trolley Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Hello Maria, Just a quick thank you for the wonderful comments about our trolley driver Mark, you are right, he is quite a guy! It is our wish our trolley tour encourages people to spend a bit more time in our community, as the trolley...More

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

This 1.5 hour tour takes visitors around Butte for a glimpse at historic buildings and positive spin on a dying town. According to our guide, Butte had a population over 100,000 at its peak but now has 35,000 residents. Our 19-year-old driver lacks perspective on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Maria P, Front Office Manager at Butte Trolley Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Hello Glenda, I apologize for not responding sooner to your review. I am sad you did not enjoy the trolley driver on August 4th. Our drivers are allowed to put their own "spin" on various parts of the tour, and as a young man, he...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

As we travel across this country we always take advantage of these tours. The price is very minimal for the information you gather.More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Bob A
Maria P, Front Office Manager at Butte Trolley Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Hello Bob, Thank you for your compliment of our trolley tour. We try to keep the price reasonable, leaving a bit of money to spend at another attraction, restaurant, or lodging establishment. We look forward to your return to the "Richest Hill on Earth." Sincerely,...More

Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Operated by the Chamber of Commerce, this 1.5 hour narrated trolley tour is reasonably priced. You can drive it yourself but learning about the buildings & history from a local was interesting. Take this tour in the morning and the Old Butte Historical Adventures Tour...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank R5238KCsilviam
Maria P, Front Office Manager at Butte Trolley Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Hello Silvia, Here I am just getting around to responding to comments on TripAdvisor, I apologize for the tardiness of my response. Butte has had a great summer season, we have been busy sharing much about our community. I loved your comments regarding how you...More

Reviewed June 7, 2018

Fifteen dollars isn't much for anything these days but spending fifteen dollars on this tour was about fourteen dollars over-priced. The tour driver/guide spent the first ten minutes of the tour putting us to sleep with an overview of the tour before we left the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Maria P, Front Office Manager at Butte Trolley Tour, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Hello Pat & Sandi, First of all I am sorry I have not responded before today to your review of our trolley tour. I am sad you were disappointed in the tour as our goal is to give a great overview of our city, hoping...More

Reviewed October 29, 2017

Fun tour of Butte. Ours lasted about an hour and a half, $17. One stop at the Berkeley Pit to go to the viewing stand. Knowledgeable driver on the history of Butte and if she didn't know something she said she would find out. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed October 28, 2017

Butte Trolley tour will give you an overview of the history and architecture of the once thriving mining city of Butte. Tour also stops at the Berkeley Pit. Tour guides are informative and friendly. Our guide worked in the Berkeley Pit so was able to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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6677james
August 9, 2017|
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Response from JukeboxMama | Reviewed this property |
I think your best bet would be to call the Butte Chamber of Commerce and make the reservation over the phone.
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Response from Loretta F | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The charge is $15 for adults, $12.00 for Seniors. We are Seniors so that was our fee....well worth either fee.....
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