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Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the trolly everywhere, lots of locals told us about unique placee to go. The trolley drivers were so helpful if we needed directions. Good maps at stations and on trolley, easy to get around.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lisahD9934RR
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently rode the trolley from Main street to Beale street to see the Memphis Christmas parade. The children loved the ride, windows were open an the air was crisp. The cars have been restored to their original beauty. Don't get in a hurry, slow...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dreamer67808084552
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did it a few times from the north to the south and vice versa. The trolley is still original. Beautiful wooden seats and friendly driver. For only $ 1,00 you would enjoy the ride along the mainstreet. It is one of the attractions in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice trip on Main Street, feeling transfered back to old times. Don't miss the great views. Easy access.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Katerina E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not only is it a great way to get around but wonderful entertainment for it really give you an ov review of the downtown area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arriving in town on Thanksgiving meant the trolley service was not running and the next day was a restrictive service. We were spotted by a trolley driver who stopped, picked us up, enquired with the office how to get us to our destination, dropped us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank PSlowly
Reviewed December 11, 2018

It's a nice ride from one end of Main St. to the other. Slow paced ride to site see. Passess by the Lorene Hotel, the oldest restaurant in Memphis, lots to observe on the trolley ride

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank aharri46
Reviewed December 6, 2018

Apologies for this very late revue! All I can say is it slipped through and hope they are still running! To walk out of our hotel and be able to step on to such a wonderful Trolley and go round most of Memphis as often...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Patian2014
Reviewed November 21, 2018

There is something so relaxing and time-traveller ish about jumping onto the trolley and letting the town pass by. A great way to sightsee and rest your weary feet.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank gypsygranny707
Reviewed November 17, 2018

A quick way to get to Beale Street from our hotel. A little creepy at night the farther you got away from Beale Street. Sometimes the wait seemed long.

Date of experience: October 2018
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surose514LA
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only hotel you are staying at
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July 19, 2018|
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Trolley is the best way.
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reddog1473
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Trip Review 11-5 to 11-7 (2 Replies)
Arrived in Memphis Friday morning and headed straight to the Pottery Barn and William Sonoma outlets which was a mistake because my wallet felt lighter after leaving. A must go if you get a chance Friday- lunch-BBQ SHOP- Wife and i split a 10 rib order. We really liked the ribs and the atmosphere of the place. A must go to if you go to Memphis. Pre dinner- Flying Fish- Ate some awesome raw oysters and some cerviche. If you enjoy of these things it is a must try place Dinner-...More
November 07, 2010|
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We alo ate at Blue Fin--but I bought a $25 restaurant.com coupon for $1 before we went, so it was really quite reasonable. I always check that website before we travel--used one at The BBQ Shop, too.
Modconjon
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Trip Report - Day Two (3 Replies)
Thursday, May 13: Got up early and walked across the Square to the Blue Plate Cade. Had a delicious breakfast with some of the best biscuits I’ve eaten at a diner/restaurant, and then headed out to catch the Madison Ave. Trolley. Took the trolley to a stop within a block of Sun Records and entered the souvenir shop to get the tour tickets and look around. Took the tour of their museum and the studio where so much magic happened. The guide was very, very good and full of information. Well...More
May 17, 2010|
Response fromporelly|
Great report so far. The shuttle from Sun Studios to Graceland and back, can you only take it if you take the studio tour, or can anybody use the shuttle system(for a price of course)??
GoPenguins
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November 23, 2011|
Response fromprincess41|
Thanks, Gopenguins!!