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The Electric City Trolley Station and Museum

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What a bargain!

In town for the Steamtown Marathon. Caught the last run of the trolley for the day (last one is at... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JG717
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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Great time for the family

The kids aged 10, 12, and 14 had a great time learning about the city's history with trolleys. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rich S
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300 Cliff St, Scranton, PA 18503-1908
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In town for the Steamtown Marathon. Caught the last run of the trolley for the day (last one is at 3pm). For $10 you got entrance into the trolley museum and the trolley tour. The trolley tour was so neat! A live narrated tour, that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The kids aged 10, 12, and 14 had a great time learning about the city's history with trolleys. The ride was really awesome. Definitely worth visiting.

Thank Rich S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the trolley and most of all the John Oliver display. I love Oliver and knew I had to check it out. Museum was okay, but take the trolley!

Thank Diane K
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Informative and entertaining. The guides were very knowledgeable. The train and trolley rides were fantastic.

Thank mgkfngrsx0
Reviewed September 3, 2018

Museum is not huge but it is interesting. Make sure you see the little film. The trip itself was wonderful. There was actually views, tunnel, and lots of great history. Our guide was fun and informative. The ride was almost and hour, they had a...More

1  Thank travelzoom2016
Reviewed August 12, 2018

This ride was great because of its length, the informative tour guide, and the beautiful landscapes that we visited on the ride. My husband and I traveled with out 4.5 year old who loved the ride. Several important landmarks were pointed out as well as...More

Thank munequa718
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We did not visit the museum. We only took the trolley ride. It was about and hour long and left from the platform along the parking lot. The ride passed the old Scranton train station, now a Radisson Hotel, a water fall, and went through...More

2  Thank linochat
Reviewed July 29, 2018

This is a great museum where rare and fragile trolley cars are preserved and restored; a three mile trip is optional, which includes a mile-long tunnel, just the thing on a hot day! My wife and I both really enjoyed the combination of interpretive display,...More

2  Thank Dave C
Reviewed July 29, 2018

Good fun for the whole family. Old time ads on the walls. Trip through a tunnel! Not easy for people with walkers or wheel chairs to board.

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We did the trolley to the ball park package. The trolley travels from a loading platform near the trolley museum to PNC Field for the ballgame and brings you back after the game. For $20 you get the round trip trolley ride, admission to the...More

2  Thank Ron R
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Noelle G
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Response from Rebecca M | Reviewed this property |
Since I don't live there, I didn't pay attention, but it was Sunday day games. Not sure if all, you'd probably have to look it up or call
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