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Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg


Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg
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During your 75-minute guided tour of the downtown Historic District and the Fredericksburg Battlefield, you will experience the past, present and future of a city so rich in history and teeming with monuments, markers and attractions for all ages...more
706 Caroline St, Fredericksburg Visitor Center, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5904
+1 540-898-0737
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took the trolley tour with Kathy today. She was excellent. She told so many interesting stories and facts about Fredericksburg. She was also an excellent driver. The weather was cool, and the windows were open in the trolley so it was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I liked the tour so much last time on my own that I went again with my husband. The tour is 75 minutes and takes you around small historic Fredericksburg. You learn a lot of history, earliest being George Washington's home, and later a significant,...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tour was super informative, interesting, and memorable. The visitor center told us we could hop on the trolley and pay afterwards since it was about to take off. We loved everything about this day-trip in Fredericksburg with the trolley tour being the highlight. Our...More

Thank Jessica E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The trolley tour was an EXCELLENT way to get an overview of the city of Fredericksburg. John the trolley driver/guide gave just the right combination of history, geography and culture of the area to help us understand the significance of Fredericksburg since its founding. He...More

Thank Rosie0302
Heidi B, General Manager at Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so glad you enjoyed your ride on the trolley. As you described, we do try to provide a helpful overview of the interesting things to do and see in the area.

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We have been on many interpretive tours in the US and overseas; this is one of the best, Fredericksburg is just the right size in order to get a lot of information in a short time. So much US history in this town it is...More

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Reviewed August 11, 2018

Very good tour... guide was well versed in Fredericksburg history... Our guests from Austrailia weren't interested in his opions of the current political scenes

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Reviewed August 7, 2018

My family and I visited Fredericksburg while on vacation in Virginia and happened upon this tour just as it was getting ready to leave. They were very accommodating and got us on the tour bus and allowed us to pay after the tour to keep...More

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Heidi B, General Manager at Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thanks. We're glad you found us! You're right; there is so much history in Fredericksburg.

Reviewed August 6, 2018

tour guide was very knowledgeable....I am a local and was very impressed by what i learned about where I live!

Thank hemppd100
Heidi B, General Manager at Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you. We are so glad you learned something new during the tour. Many locals enjoy taking the tour again when they have family or friends come to visit.

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

It was a great tour. Great information provided and just what we wanted for our out of town guest. Good job.

Thank JeffB1130
Heidi B, General Manager at Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg, responded to this reviewResponded August 8, 2018

Thank you. We love showing people around Fredericksburg!

Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

This is a great way to start your visit. The trolley takes you up and down the streets showing you the sites. You can come back and visit. Tells you interesting facts throughout the town. Worth the ride

Thank JBRetired
Heidi B, General Manager at Trolley Tours of Fredericksburg, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Thank you for taking the tour. Yes, we do try to give a thorough overview of the local attractions and other points of interest that we encourage people to explore.

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December 12, 2017|
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Response from Deb74TSI | Reviewed this property |
The Trolley Tour is an overview of attractions available for you to pursue as you choose. They range from pre-Revolutionary history places through the Civil War battle grounds and cemetery into more modern history such as... More
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November 12, 2017|
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Yes - hubby always asks!!! It was a couple $’s less!!
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Response from Heidi B | Property representative |
Street parking is free with a 2-hour limit. There are free public lots one block down the hill along Sophia Street. The parking garage is one block away (with the entrance on Wolfe Street). The first three hours are free... More