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Philadelphia Trolley Works

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Address: 1350 Schuylkill Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19146
Phone Number: +1 215-925-8687
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I couldn't have asked for a better company to trust my special day with. With the stress of making sure everything runs smoothly, you rely on trustworthy transportation to get not... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I couldn't have asked for a better company to trust my special day with. With the stress of making sure everything runs smoothly, you rely on trustworthy transportation to get not only me and my party, but also all of my guests to the venue from the hotel seamlessly, and we picked a company that truly delivered. The trolly was... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2015

Our charter trolley tour was certainly one of the highlights of our reunion weekend! Picked up at our hotel we were treated to a wonderfully informative and fun tour led by our guide Steve Z.-- dressed up in colonial garb -- and driver Bernard. It was a great two hours and everyone enjoyed getting off at the Art Museum for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

If you have little time to view the city this is the tour to take. The cars are comfortable with hotel pickup. The guide did a great job narrating your tour through the city. I loved stopping at the art museum from the movie Rocky. Many people run up,the steps like rocky only to find the view of the city... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

This is a great way to see the various sites around the city. Our tour guide was very informative giving us lots of details. Being able to get on and off to see different areas is great

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

This is a great price. We had a blast, got off when we wanted to eat. then walked around a bit. We caught the next bus, Your pass is good for trolley or DD bus. Staff is super friendly and you get to learn a lot about Philadelphia in an afternoon. Love this.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

We purchased the 2 day ticket and did actually use it 2 days. They picked us up at our hotel and their shuttle service was great. The problem was that on Saturday it was very busy. We got off at the Eastern State Penitentiary and were able to get back on easily. When we got off at the next stop... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

It was a short , informative and most of all fun tour of the city. I recommend to those who need a quick highlight of Philly.

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Definitely take this tour when you are first in the city. It's a great way to see the neighborhoods, restaurants, places you will want to go back and visit. I do recommend sitting on top. We stayed inside at first because it was so searingly sunny. Upstairs was breezier and we could see so much more. Unlike the NYC tour... More 

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Suwanee, GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Took the Philly by Night double decker bus tour for $30 per person starting at 8pm. Great option since it was way too hot to enjoy an open air tour during the day. tour guide Matt was funny and interesting, we saw and learned a lot that we had missed on foot.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

With just one full day to see Philly we decided to take the bus. There was a free shuttle from the hotel to the starting point. Unfortunately the shuttle had no ac and inside must have reached at least 105F. The tour stops at all the important sights if someone wants to get on or off. There is a live... More 

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