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Baltimore Streetcar Museum

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1901 Falls Rd, Open Sundays , Saturdays, March-November, Baltimore, MD 21211-2785
+1 410-547-0264
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I grew up hearing stories about riding the streetcar

Bonding time with Mom. Such a fun afternoon. I grew up hearing stories about my mother's... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Suzette N
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Nostalgic and entertaining

Great array of trolleys from as far back as 1890 (just put back on display after a 5 year... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
lawrence152
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Hanover, Maryland
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A streetcar museum.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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1901 Falls Rd, Open Sundays , Saturdays, March-November, Baltimore, MD 21211-2785
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bonding time with Mom. Such a fun afternoon. I grew up hearing stories about my mother's adventures...and every story started with the sentence " We took the streetcar to..." I really enjoyed being able to ride on the cars with my mother. What a treat!...More

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Reviewed July 9, 2018

Great array of trolleys from as far back as 1890 (just put back on display after a 5 year restoration) up to the 1960s. Docents act as conductors and guides plus there are other volunteers working behind the scenes to keep things running smoothly. Pay...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

We went with a large group of people, mostly children. The kids were all fascinated and loved taking the street car rides. The staff (all volunteers) knew a tremendous amount of history and information. The museum itself was not big (two small areas) so it...More

1  Thank J D
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Reviewed May 28, 2017

A great ride into streetcar history! The volunteers here not only repair vintage streetcars but share their knowledge about the city transportation before the proliferation of automobiles. The cover everything from horse drawn rail cars to the last streetcar to ride Baltimore streets. You also...More

3  Thank Allen B
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Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

This is the place to go to ride a bit of history. Baltimore's street car past is well represented here. Volunteers and staff let you understand why Baltimore is what it is.

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Reviewed January 4, 2017

Because this museum provides history about public transport vehicles and its Baltimore system in the years from horsecars until 1963, and you can touch - even ride many of the electric streetcars of the 20th century, you can be transported into what life was like...More

2  Thank la19392015
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Reviewed December 3, 2016

Helpful staff. Off the beaten path, good for those with an interest in street cars of times gone by. Volunteers are awesome and knowledgeable. Riding the different cars was fun--very short trips. A good place to bring kids.

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Reviewed November 7, 2016

It was my mother's birthday weekend and I always try to find her an activity. Knowing her love of trains and history, I came across of this gem and she had a blast. She was able to ride (3) streetcars and was also offered the...More

Thank Hamptongirl1998
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Reviewed July 28, 2016

As a kid growing up in west baltimore most streets ad street cars til latter part of 50s some of these cars are stil here today im baltimores lil srettecar musuem same as in san fricisco cable cars holded the cabels puling up up hill...More

Thank RUSTY B. R
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Reviewed May 2, 2016

A small but informative museum. Inside are a number of photos depicting the history of the Baltimore streetcars along with displays and artifacts. Also a gift shop with interesting books devoted to ....yep, streetcars. Outside exhibits include a few streetcars in various states of preservation....More

Thank David W
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