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National Streetcar Museum

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25 Shattuck St, Lowell, MA 01852-1819
+1 978-275-1821
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Fun easy trip

I have lived in this area for a long time, but never took the trolley until I had grandchildren... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Myopinions2
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Chelmsford, Massachusetts
Needs expanded to run from the new train station

More trams more often and this would be excellent. It’s free. There is a proper western train but... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2017
Carnalbanagh
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Nov 17, 2017
“Needs expanded to run from the new train station”
3 weeks ago
“Fun easy trip”
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25 Shattuck St, Lowell, MA 01852-1819
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have lived in this area for a long time, but never took the trolley until I had grandchildren. I'm not sure who enjoyed it more - a must see!

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Reviewed November 17, 2017

More trams more often and this would be excellent. It’s free. There is a proper western train but they shoot you if you climb on it.

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Reviewed June 30, 2017

This is a fantastic museum not only for trolley buffs, but for families as well. Although it is only open on weekends, it is a great place to explore and cool off on a hot day or for something to do on a rainy day....More

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Reviewed November 23, 2016

This was a good choice since we had visited the trolley museum in Scranton-this museum was a perfect complement during this trip. Not overwhelming and just the right amount of time spent-1 hour.

1  Thank Lee S
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

We visited while waiting for the quilt museum to open and were not disappointed. It is a small museum but packed with information and some very evocative old photographs. Reading about the development of the streetcars and the effects on society was fascinating - I...More

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Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

It's an amazing amount of information. The staff was so friendly and really loved there jobs and the subject it was a joy to listen to them.

1  Thank James C
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Reviewed July 27, 2016

this is great if you have kids. They will have a lot of fun riding on this through the city of lowell.

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Reviewed July 18, 2016

The gentleman who was manning the museum that Saturday I was there was friendly, helpful, and a fountain of information. Go here.

1  Thank Distance09
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Reviewed May 16, 2016

Came to Lowell on a day off to check out their Streetcar Museum. Even though the museum was closed, they were running their open air street cars, which was great. We had a nice ride up the tracks to the end of the line, but...More

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Reviewed September 16, 2015

Great inside tour of the streetcar along with many old pictures and items located downtown. Check on hours and days that it is open.

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Response from Distance09 | Reviewed this property |
I believe so but it is a very small museum with a great deal of material that may not lend itself to the conditions that good photos would require. Enjoy.
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