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All reviews day pass the loop downtown area per ride exact change enjoyable ride great ride beale street civil rights museum sun studios riverfront route stops mata trollies conductor passengers
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Thank carolcR7802ZE
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The nicest and most accommodating drivers I have ever encountered. When my son and I accidentally got on the wrong trolley, the driver was extremely helpful in telling us where to go to catch the correct trolley. He even let us wait in the trolley...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

easy access to main street shops. runs roughly every 20 minutes or so. connects to the riverfront trolley on the north and south ends. catch the riverfront on the north to get to bass pro. get the day pass for $3.60 or get a mata...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TexasTerry_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoy the trolley access, since I never rent a car when I come to town! The men and women that works on the trolley are so friendly and great with direction!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CeeMeGo
Reviewed November 7, 2018

These excellent trolleys stopped right outside our Hotel, the Sheriton, and cost just $1 regardless of how far you travel. They really evoke a slower and more patient way of travel. The main street trolley, which we used everyday, takes you directly to Beale Street...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 64smith10
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We too the trolley everyday we were there it was easy and cheap to use. Took us to most places we wanted to go see.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Heidi O
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Trolley runs on Main street on electric lines which is very nostalgic. Trolleys are very clean with courteous conductors. For one dollar this is a great way to get around.

Date of experience: October 2018
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only hotel you are staying at
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Trolley is the best way.
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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.
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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)??
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November 23, 2011|
Response fromprincess41|
Thanks, Gopenguins!!