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National Streetcar Museum

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Trolley Museum

If you are looking for a place to take the kids on the weekend go there. The second floor is the... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Janine F
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Great trolley ride

It was very interesting to take a ride on the street in the beautifully restored trolley car. The... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
RRguy99
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Merrimack, New Hampshire
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25 Shattuck St, Lowell, MA 01852-1819
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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a place to take the kids on the weekend go there. The second floor is the Kids on Track Exhibit. Kids love it. The first floor is mostly for adults but kids do enjoy it too. This is the best...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Janine F
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

It was very interesting to take a ride on the street in the beautifully restored trolley car. The street run with the pedestrian and automobile traffic is somewhat exciting. The trolley cars themselves are impressive. The craftsmanship and attention to detail that is evident in...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank RRguy99
Reviewed May 27, 2018

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!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Myopinions2
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.

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Carnalbanagh
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

Date of experience: June 2017
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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.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank spome03
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

Date of experience: October 2016
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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.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank jtpcarroll5212
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.

Date of experience: July 2016
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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.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Distance09
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Kent Y
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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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